Aim Straight Up is a strategic marketing communication agency owned and operated by Debbie Dent. Her design and marketing communication experience spans over 23 years and includes extensive work in the medical, B2B and professional service categories.
She previously owned and operated Willow Creative Group from 1988 to 2009. The agency was privileged to have won international recognition and numerous design and communication awards including being named WE Celebrate Women-Owned Business of the Year (25 or fewer employees) by the Cincinnati US Regional Chamber in 2008.
As a member of the Over-The-Rhine and Greater Cincinnati communities, Debbie is a passionate advocate for education, diversity and community development. She is an alumnus of Leadership Cincinnati Class 28, a past member of the Junior Achievement Executive Board of Directors and the Cincinnatus Association. She currently serves on the Downtown Cincinnati, Inc. (DCI) Board and recently started The Creative Society to help local creatives network with one another. She and her husband Wade also own and operate Venue 222, an urban event space located at 222 East 14th Street.