Skip to content

Ribbon Cutting: Pathfinder

KANKAKEE, Ill. (May 26, 2021) – Jesse Erickson, (COO) Chief Operating Officer and Marketing Strategist of Pathfinder, and (CCO) Chief Creative Officer and Visual Storyteller Brian Prairie of Pathfinder is hosting a Ribbon Cutting event on Thursday, May, 26th in their office located in downtown Kankakee, Illinois from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. CST. Pathfinder hopes to connect with more local businesses and expand their (footprint in the Kankakee area. Speaking will begin at 5:15 p.m. CST. Appetizers and beverages will be provided. In addition professional headshots and a chance to win 2 Odyssey tickets and a marketing services package. 

The event will begin with the Kankakee County Chamber of Commerce and the Manteno Chamber of Commerce co-hosting the ribbon cutting. Present will be Mayor Chris Curtis, President and CEO Ashley Villarreal, and the 2022 Chamber Board of Directors. Pathfinder will have speakers share their growth within businesses, organizations, government agencies, and community constituents in Kankakee County. 

Erickson says, “When Brian and I started our businesses, we wanted to help the local community tell their stories and grow their businesses. Since merging to become Pathfinder, our team has expanded to take this challenge head-on, with marketing and storytelling as the main driver to help our clients grow. I am so proud of our team’s passion, dedication, and resourcefulness in delivering on this mission.” 

Pathfinder is a professional marketing service that provides strategic storytelling to clients. Inventive business services and pioneering campaigns help organizations find their own path and carry out their vision. Pathfinder is “breaking” the rules and creating new ones to help businesses find success - for the Kankakee Community for more than 10 years. 

“The goal of Pathfinder is to provide turn-key marketing solutions to make it easy for our clients to focus on what they do best, while we handle the rest. Pathfinder is charting new, bolder paths

for our clients. We hope to expand our company and build greater value for our clients through advanced strategies, eye-catching design, and effective marketing.”, says Prairie 

For more information about Pathfinder and its ribbon cutting event contact Jesse Erickson at (815) 935-6110 or 



About Pathfinder 

For more than 10 years Pathfinder has offered small businesses, organizations, entrepreneurs, and nonprofits services and support in Digital Marketing, Web Development, Graphic Design/Animation, Strategy and Analytics, Videography/Photography, and more! Their team offers creative and strategic services to businesses throughout Kankakee County and beyond. Pathfinder’s mission is to provide strategic storytelling for clients. The Pathfinder team works alongside clients and expertise to ensure that your business is known. From start to finish of any project, Pathfinder dives deep into who, what, and why of the clients brand to help expand, captivate, or elevate purposefully. The objective is to develop a vision, mission, and give it a voice. A voice that stands apart from the rest, because you are not the rest, you are you. 

Scroll To Top