Monday, April 29, 2013
I See Me! Inc. is the creation of a Lake Minnetonka couple and generates over $5 million a year in revenues, with double-digit growth rates.
For parents looking to go beyond one page and get their kids thinking globally, a local children’s book publisher I See Me! just released the educational and adventurous My Very Own World Adventure storybook. "My Very Own World Adventure" is personalized with the child’s name throughout the story. The child travels around the world on a magic carpet, and his or her first and last name are spelled out letter-by-letter according to the countries that he or she visits. Throughout the story, the child is welcomed by children from around the globe who give a special gift from their country. "'My Very Own World Adventure' is the biggest project that our company has taken on to-date," I See Me! co-founders and Shorewood residents Maia and Allan …
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Maia and Allan Haag and their company I See Me! release latest personalized kids book—and this one can be delivered with a plush "Snuggle Bunny."
Tuesday, February 5
Elizabeth Brown Barrett’s famous sonnet poses the question, “How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.” Now children can count the ways, 1 to 10, they are loved with the adorable new "My Snuggle Bunny" personalized book by I See Me!, Inc.—owned by Lake Minnetonka residents Maia and Allan Haag. In this heartwarming story, children will hear all the ways that Snuggle Bunny loves him or her throughout the day, from a hug in the morning to snuggle time in the evening. The book is personalized with the child’s name on the cover and throughout the manuscript and illustrations. Related post: Parenting expert Susan Heim recommends "My Snuggle Bunny" as a great way to make a child feel loved and special." “Bedtime is the perfect time for settling…
Friday, September 9, 2011
Deephaven residents are on mission to use books to show children that it's really the inside that counts.
Maia and Allan Haag of Deephaven entered the world of children’s book publishing after receiving a personalized book for their oldest son when he was born. Unimpressed with the quality of the book, “We thought we could do something better,” Maia Haag said. It was 1998 and the idea was born for high-quality, personalized books with a message. What resulted was I See Me! Maia is the CEO, and along with a team of virtual professionals (they all work from home offices), she runs the business side of the company. She is also the author of many of the books. Allan and his firm, Haag Design, Inc., handle the creative side, from company letterhead to design and production of the books to finding illustrators. “We make sure we end up with a …