Locally Owned

Locally Focused

Top Marketing Group is a locally owned, locally focused media company that proudly publishes TOPS magazine, the “city magazine” for Lexington and Louisville, KY.

In addition, www.TopsInLex.com is Lexington’s original social media website. You’ll find Central Kentucky most comprehensive Calendar of Events, thousands of local photos from great events, a brand new, up-to-date dining guide, local columnists, Equine, and now featuring Associated Press News from Showbiz, TOP Stories, Business, Tech, Strange, Health, and Local News from KyForward.com. Our media company has seen continual growth and has expanded to include new platforms to better serve our local business partners!



Our foundation stems from our locally produced and trusted publication, TOPS in Lexington. With our newest expansion of TOPS Digital Solutions, we want to aid our local business partners in overcoming challenges in the online market as well. TOPS understands the Central Kentucky customer, whether B2B or B2C, and focuses on providing best-in-practice digital solutions that benefit your pockets!

Let our team exceed your current digital marketing efforts and show you the results you expect!

Meet the Team

Savannah Blank

Savannah Blank



Savannah is a free-spirit and enjoys having as much fun as possible, every day! She loves music & attending shows to dance the night away.

She is originally from Florence, KY Y’all, but Lexington has always held a special place in her heart. She graduated from Eastern Kentucky University in 2015 with a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations with Creative Design, and a minor in Interpersonal Communication.

Her passions include planning events, networking with young professionals, and helping small businesses thrive online through digital marketing. She is on the executive board for a non-profit called Local First Lexington, who urges you to SHOP LOCAL!

She loves meeting new people and creating a special bond that goes further than your average media representative. She is grateful TOPS has given the opportunity to connect on a deeper level with awesome people in the local community!

Townes Rawls

Townes Rawls



Born and raised right here in Lexington, KY! Townes is married with three beautiful daughters, his family and friends come first in his everyday life.

He has a passion for everything Kentucky. Bourbon, Horse Racing and is a die-hard UK sports fan.. Loves the CATS and Keeneland!

Townes graduated from the University of Kentucky and owned his own publishing company for 20 years. His entrepreneurial spirit and being self-employed for so many years connects him to the small business owner.

He cares about his customers and takes their success personally.  His goal is to always be considered a friend first, who happens to provide marketing solutions.

He always enjoys meeting new people, hearing their stories and learning from them. He feels that TOPS gives him this opportunity every day, which makes it a great place to work and grow!