Productive Knowledge Inc. provides strategic planning, marketing communications and public relations services to businesses and organizations in Greater Metropolitan Milwaukee, Wisconsin, northern Illinois, and elsewhere, with a strong focus on ensuring that our clients' websites convey a vital and powerful message in sync with their current business strategies and effective in supporting sales and marketing efforts. We help companies develop and project strong brands, and have deep expertise in website content and online marketing and public relations.

David Niles and Jim Weiss founded the company in 2004 after working together for several years at Milwaukee's Small Business Times, Niles as the paper's founding editor and Weiss as its associate publisher. Niles worked for weekly and daily papers in Wisconsin since 1979, while Weiss has worked for marketing and media companies in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Illinois since that time.