Megan Batteen, President

Megan’s title might say, President, but it might as well read, “The Glue That Holds Us All Together.”

Born and raised in Rapid City, Megan knows our community better than anyone. With a Business Administration degree from Black Hills State University, Megan came on board the Midwest Marketing ship in 2010. Prior to that, Megan worked at the local NBC affiliate as an Account Executive.

Megan is our do it all superhero that specializes in strategic marketing planning for a variety of businesses such as, Dealerships, Non-Profits, Active Consumer, Events, and many more. Megan’s expertise in a wide variety of marketing areas provides us with the ability to serve a diverse client base with innovative marketing strategies.

Megan has been involved on the Board or Directors and on various committees with our local American Advertising Federation Club since 2017 and volunteers with Black Hills Works in various aspects.

When Megan isn’t behind her desk you can find her in Deadwood, riding her bike or playing tourist around the Black Hills with her husband Nathan. Megan is also a proud “dog mom” to her German Wirehair Pointer, Remi.

Get To Know Megan a Little More:


What does Midwest Marketing’s mission mean to you? 

I think it means that we exude creativity for our customers- and strive to continually be the best at marketing business in the Black Hills.

Inspiring Quote

It’s not really inspiring, but I think the quote “Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans” is pretty accurate.

Life and work as an Executive (ESTJ-T)

Executives are excellent organizers, unsurpassed at managing things – or people.

When I am not at work, you can find me…..

Camping in the Hills with my husband- and doing pretty much outdoor activity, fishing, golfing, traveling and playing with my dog! What you will not find me doing is cooking!

The Best Part of Waking Up Is…