Veteran Owned Business Entrepreneurship


10% of all profits from Fawkes Digital Marketing fund our shelter projects to help men, women, and families with homelessness, food, healthcare, and more.

– John Marx

John's Companies & Community Projects

John, a true entrepreneur at heart, can often be found engaging in vibrant conversations with people at coffee shops or craft breweries. Whether discussing business matters or simply indulging in friendly chit-chat, his passion for innovation shines through. With a penchant for savoring traditional chicken wings (not mere chicken nuggets!), his ideas take flight as he interacts with friends, acquaintances, and even serendipitous encounters, transforming them into something truly extraordinary.


Brilliance CRM

Our small business CRM solution is built for ease of use, and no programming is required.


Brilliance Social

A complete social media marketing tool for you, your staff, and even those doing social media for multiple clients.

Covering Facebook (business pages and groups), Google, Instagram, LinkedIn (business and personal pages), TikTok, and Twitter.

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Fawkes Designs

Custom print-on-demand t-shirts, hoodies, and other swag. We had a need for this for ourselves and for clients and rather than creating, and charging, for multiple sites we created a central repository to save everyone.


Fawkes Digital Marketing

WordPress & custom-made websites, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), reputation management, credit card merchant services, content writing, social media management, and software development.

Fawkes Digital Marketing is the creator of Brilliance CRM which started out as a single solution for our own agency.


Fawkes Do-It-Yourself Websites

Avoid paying a marketing company thousands of dollars and still get a professional setup website with over $700 in paid plugins built on WordPress. You own it. You build it. We host it. We secure it. You win! 



Background information about our founder owner John Marx. Everything you wanted to know and probably a thing or two you didn't. 😉

In the "About" section you'll even find out about his "Passion Project" which is a truly interesting read.


Region Adventures

Business listings, news, and information covering businesses throughout the United States.


Valpo Shelter

A place to help men, women, and families with homelessness, food, healthcare, and more for all 92 counties in the State of Indiana. Keep your eye out as we're expanding to cover the entire United States.