Collaboration & Experience
Equals Success


Our process begins with an in depth confidential analysis of your business - an exercise we call our “AHA Moments” business review. This involves a review of the key elements within your business that reveals and establishes our path to success. This review helps us focus on the most important aspects of your business to achieve the desired results based on your goals. We assume accountability and responsibility for your marketing/advertising efforts and appreciate your continuing collaboration while respecting your valuable time.


Our experience includes marketing, advertising and operations. We have multi-industry experience and multi-brand success with large and small clients locally and nationally. Our team provides insightful client and agency side experience that we’ve gained from collectively working with over 75 brands. Combining our experience and expertise with yours, along with recurring measurement of results is a proven formula for success.

Meet Our Team

Dave Bocks

Dave Bocks
Owner / President


Dave’s 22 years of experience in the marketing and retail field for TOTAL Petroleum Inc., a national convenience store chain, provided him with a wide variety of responsibilities and experience plus a wide ranging marketing perspective. While at TOTAL, he managed the marketing and advertising program for 5 brands with 2,800 locations and a $13 million dollar annual marketing budget. He also managed over $200 million worth of merchandise sales annually.

Appreciation For How Busy Clients Are

Dave's experience as a client and his knowledge and appreciation of today clients’ multiple priorities, responsibilities and varied issues proved invaluable to his work serving many notable brands as an agency Vice President following his work at TOTAL. A few of those brands include Wendys, Subway, Taco Bell, Wells Fargo, Vectra Bank, Frontier Airlines and Pentax Cameras.

Helping Clients Through Bocks and Associates Marketing

Dave opened his own marketing/advertising agency in 2008. The company specializes in strategic and tactical marketing services for single and multi-unit retail and service industry companies, entrepreneurs, multi-unit franchise companies, and professional service associations. The agency’s current client roster consists of diverse clients across the U.S. – all enjoying increased market share, revenue and the peace of mind knowing that their marketing needs are being handled professionally, efficiently, and affordably.

Family Comes First

Dave lives in the beautiful Denver foothills community of Conifer, Colorado. He cherishes his wife, Gay, and their marriage of 42 years. He enjoys spending time with his two sons who continue to humble him on the golf course and the ski slopes. Dave also loves long motorcycle trips on his Harley and fly-fishing on the great rivers and streams of the West. He practices his passion for photography on a daily basis.


Jessalyn Murray
Vice President


Hails From Iowa

Jessalyn is from Dubuque, IA and attended the University of Iowa graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Promotion and a Certificate in Entrepreneurship. The business courses she took towards earning her Entrepreneurship Certificate ignited her interest and passion in marketing. While at the University she gained valuable experience while serving as their Marketing Coordinator.

Marketing And Promotions

Jessalyn moved to Colorado for Red Bull North America, Inc. after college and served as a valuable member of their Colorado Marketing and Promotions Team. She assisted with creating and executing guerilla marketing techniques and tactics for Red Bull that are beneficial for our clients today. She furthered accelerated her marketing career by moving from Red Bull to Level Five Marketing and quickly rose through the ranks from an Account Coordinator to Account Manager contributing to the success of many key clients.

Value And Attention To Detail

Jessalyn was very instrumental in the startup of Bocks & Associates Marketing and now serves as the Vice President of the company bringing tremendous value to clients and the agency. Her passion for the advertising and marketing business, easy going nature, calm demeanor, strategic and tactical thinking, value orientation and attention to detail are appreciated by the agency clients. She is a key to our industry leading client retention ratio.

Balancing Work With Play

Jessalyn works hard at balancing work with play. She enjoys the mountains for snowboarding, hiking and camping. She loves the city for live music, participation in volleyball and soccer leagues and the many good friends she enjoys spending time with.


Karen Robert

Graphic Design


Graphic Design With Marketing Insight

Karen has over 20 years of experience in the advertising industry and serves as our agency’s principal graphic designer. She assists us with our clients‘ businesses as their needs dictate. Her experience, common sense, patience, strategic and tactical marketing insight provides tremendous value for our clients and our agency.

Karen’s Work With Us Includes:

  • Graphic Design & Copywriting
  • Visual Communications
  • Print
  • Television
  • Outdoor
  • Identity Packages
  • Websites
  • Email Marketing
  • Signage
  • Vehicle Wraps
  • Brochures
  • Newsletters

Expertise Across Multiple Categories

Karen also successfully operates her own graphics design/marketing communications business – KR Creative. She serves a wide variety of clients in Colorado and throughout the country including service providers, restaurants, associations, hospitals, health care providers, auto care companies and more.

Sharon Niksic


Sharon serves our agency as our bookkeeper. She has been successfully operating her own bookkeeping business since the mid-eighties with clients in the legal profession, resort operators, and real estate developers both nationally and internationally. She is very detailed oriented and provides us with the “peace of mind” in knowing we are on top of every penny our clients invest in their marketing efforts.

Talented Associates

Our network of associates was built with our clients best interests in mind. We utilize our associates' specialized expertise only when needed for a particular client. We have multiple top-notch, expert resources for select client services such as: search engine optimization; search engine marketing; TV, video and radio production; website design, maintenance and hosting; customer relationship management; and specialized creative services.

Our proven business model allows our clients to receive extraordinary expertise at incomparable value.