YA has been building strong relationships for nearly 50 years. Hard work and professionalism are keys to our success. If you would like to explore new and exciting career opportunities, please contact us today!
Connect with each other, clients, customers and our community
Build Trust and Credibility
Relentless Focus on Client and Customer
Step up and create momentum to get it done right
Explore the “why” and embrace the possibilities to deliver practical solutions
Get stronger, smarter, faster for you, your teams and our clients
Be Determined and Stay Sharp
Align, Empower and Ignite Teams
The depth and breadth of talent at YA is what sets us apart and the reason why we are the best at what we do.
We’re a passionate group of individuals who thrive on helping world-class brands discover innovative ways to connect with consumers. From strategy, to creative and through every aspect of execution, our team brings promotional programs to life and consistently delivers exceptional results.
Founded as The Dile Corporation designed to manage mail-in rebates and contests
Moved to Young America, Minnesota and renamed after the town
Established a relationship with Pepsi – a brand we continue to partner with today
Purchased by Mid Ocean Capital Partners
Chris Behrens transitions from Chairman of the Board to President and CEO. Chris leads YA’s transformation driven by digital technology under new ownership.
Young America moved to the historic Lumber Exchange Building in the heart of downtown Minneapolis, MN
Ribbon-cutting ceremony on our Chatham-Kent, Ontario Canada Call Center
Hosted the 1st annual Ignite – Sparking Marketing in Action Conference in partnership with the U of MN Carlson School of Management’s Institute for Research in Marketing
Introduced the Premier Value Card – a custom re-loadable ongoing consumer engagement platform