Creative Marketing Collective is a San Diego based digital marketing agency focused on creating compelling and strategic campaigns to expand brands digital presence.

Our capabilities include SEM, local SEO, social media, content writing, and white label services. We understand your business is important to you – especially its growth, reputation, and success – which is why we take what we do so seriously.

Social media is more than just a fad; it’s a strategic, efficient, and effective way to build your reputation, gain new clients, and grow your business. We will show you how.

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At Creative Marketing Collective, we strive to help our clients create a powerful and effective digital presence through strategic, data-driven campaigns. Let us transform your story into a compelling and creative narrative that reaches your audience, delivers tangible results, and tells the world who you are.

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Meet The Team


Vanessa Turkeltaub
Founder / Chief Social Media Strategist

Vanessa has over seven years experience in digital marketing, community management, and branding. Her work expands from small businesses to e-commerce brands and festivals like the La Costa Film Festival. Vanessa is a San Diego native by way of Baja California and graduated with a degree in Communication from The University of California, San Diego. She speaks Spanish fluently and lives in San Diego with her husband Aaron and their Yorkie, Monty. During her free time, Vanessa enjoys painting, traveling, helping animal charities, attending concerts, and photography.


Emily Ruchlewicz
Founder / Chief Content Strategist

Emily was born and raised in San Diego and has been cultivating a love of all things local ever since. As an advocate of locally-based small businesses, she has written about everything from antique bookstores to the sea caves in La Jolla. After a four-year adventure in Toronto, where she graduated from the University of Toronto with a degree in English, Emily returned to Southern California with a renewed passion for the culture and vibrant history of San Diego. In her spare time, she can be found camping, reading, or planning her next outdoor adventure.