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Promote Your Business or Event on WilmingtonNC.com

If you are a business owner or are promoting an event and would like to be listed on WilmingtonNC.com, we’re all ears. Just email or call Nat (see below) to work out the details. We are always up for creative ways to work with area businesses. Want to contribute to the site, that’s great too! We’re always interested in connecting with talented writers, photographers, videographers, and others. Just email or call Nat and see if there is a good fit.

Give us a call at 910-547-6910 from 8AM-5PM Monday through Friday.

About Us

WilmingtonNC.com is owned and operated by ILM Marketing and is a joint project with Nat Criss and Amy Brown of Keller Williams Realty. ILM Marketing is a local marketing agency located in Historic Downtown Wilmington. We help businesses from all around the world market themselves online and off. We build websites, run PPC campaigns, do local SEO, handle a ton of copywriting projects, manage social media campaigns, and lots more. We all live in Wilmington and/or Carolina Beach and we love this community. We decided to build WilmingtonNC.com to help highlight all that our area has to offer.

The Real Estate Angle

Nat Criss is the President of ILM Marketing and is also a real estate agent with Keller Williams Realty. He works with Amy Brown, also of Keller Williams, to help people buy and sell residential real estate in the community.

Real Estate & Relocation Assistance


Considering buying or selling a home in the area? Amy Brown works with buyers and sellers from all around the greater Wilmington, Carolina Beach, and Wrightsville Beach areas. Whether you are looking to a second home, investment property, or a primary residence, give Amy a call at (910) 398-1788.

Amy Brown - Wilmington Real Estate Agent with Keller Williams Realty

The ILM Marketing Crew

Anna Platz from ILM Marketing

Anna Platz

Anna is one of the publishers of WilmingtonNC.com and partners at ILM Marketing. Anna is originally from Bucks County, PA outside of Philadelphia. She attended William & Mary where she met her husband Billy. They currently live in Carolina Beach with their daughter, Taylor.

Phone: 267-987-3024
Email: anna.platz {at} ilmmarketing.com

Nat Criss

Nat’s been involved in online marketing for the past 15 years. He and Megan moved to Wilmington from Burlington, VT back in 2004. They currently live in the Masonboro Loop area of Wilmington with their two boys, Cooper and Jalen.

Phone: 910-547-6910
Email: nat.criss {at} ilmmarketing.com

Steph Medeiros - from ILM Marketing

Stephanie Lewis

Steph makes people sound great. She is the lead writer for ILM Marketing and handles content writing, press release development, and social media communications for several of our key clients. Steph’s writing has been featured in a number of area publications such as North Brunswick Magazine and South Brunswick Magazine.

Vanessa Lloyd

Vanessa Lloyd

Vanessa keeps projects moving and clients happy, applying her wide range of skills to everything from website updates and production to PPC management to social media marketing. After growing up in Mankato, MN and earning a Mass Communications degree from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Vanessa came to Wilmington in search of beaches and lack of snow.

Email: vanessa.lloyd {at} ilmmarketing.com

Megan Criss

Megan Criss

Megan started Wilmington SEO & Marketing, Inc back in 2007. Prior to moving to Wilmington, Megan attended St. Michael’s College in Colchester, VT and spent numerous years with Dionysian Productions (Phish’s management company).