About – 5 Star Marketing & Distribution

Who We Are

5 Star Marketing & Distribution is a publishing company based out of Tomahawk, Wisconsin. We trace our beginnings back more than 25 years, when we were then known as Assured Publishing. Since then, 5 Star has grown as a reputable company that services northern Wisconsin businesses ​with their marketing needs.


What We Do

5 Star Marketing & Distribution covers the full spectrum of marketing services, allowing us to meet your business needs. We produce two main publications, Up North Action magazine (travel and activities) and Up North Home Showcase magazine (real estate). We provide distribution services as well and can offer your business exposure in our 600+ racks throughout the state. We can handle any size graphic design job you may need. From business cards to high-end catalogs, we do it all!

What We Can Offer Your Business

  • Ad displayed in our reputable publications, Up North Action and Up North Home Showcase magazines
  • Graphic design services ranging from business cards to brochures, to high-end catalogs. No job is too small or large!
  • Ads in our visitor guides and maps
  • Flexible distribution options. Have your brochure placed in our racks either just in the Northwoods or throughout all our racks in the state. You choose which plan works for you.
  • Social media marketing assistance
  • Website design
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