Monday, June 18, 2018

The Martin Agency

Friday, May. 18, 2018

Danny Robinson, previously a group creative director, has been appointed by The Martin Agency in Richmond, Va., to serve as chief client officer, a newly created position at the executive committee level, giving him a role in shaping the long-term direction of...

Monday, Mar. 19, 2018

Hue & Cry, a production company that specializes in design and animation, announced it has completed the process to become a fully independent studio.

“Having been incubated inside The Martin Agency, and having them as our biggest client, has been amazing--we couldn’t have...

Thursday, Mar. 1, 2018

The Martin Agency announced the remainder of its executive management team on the heels of Kristen Cavallo being named CEO and Karen Costello’s promotion to chief creative officer. 

“Today we doubled the representation of female leaders on the executive committee to give men and women...

Tuesday, Mar. 7, 2017

Megan Sheehan has joined Martin New York as a group creative director. Sheehan will report to Martin NY ECD James Robinson.
 
Sheehan started her career as an art director at Energy BBDO before moving to Saatchi & Saatchi and CP+B. She then landed at FCB where her leadership on the...

Saturday, May. 14, 2016

Venables Bell & Partners scored Best of Show last night at the 43rd annual One Show Awards on the basis of its #OptOutside campaign for REI whereby the retailer closed its stores on Black Friday so that their employees and customers could instead enjoy the great outdoors, spending the time...

Wednesday, Apr. 6, 2016

Beth Rilee-Kelley, chief operating officer, has been named president of The Martin Agency while retaining her COO duties and title. Rilee-Kelley is a 33-year veteran of the company. As president, she will report to CEO Matt Williams and take on an expanded role partnering with clients and...

Friday, Dec. 18, 2015

Making pre-roll ad fare a creative must see is in and of itself arguably enough to justify the selection of The Martin Agency as Agency of the Year in 2015. But there’s much more to consider in that the “Unskippable” campaign for long-standing client Geico not only changed the perception of pre-...

Monday, Apr. 6, 2015

The creative mind is amazing. It constantly listens and observes, then neatly tucks information away. Sometimes bits and pieces surface later for a campaign idea, or we wake up at 3AM with a lyric or musical hook spinning around in our heads. Or maybe we never use...

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015

The Martin Agency has hired Letitia Jacobs as sr. VP/executive producer. She most recently served as executive director of content production at Y&R NY. In addition to freelancing on several Martin projects during the years, Jacobs started her career at The...

Friday, Sep. 5, 2014

Imaginary Forces has signed director/designer Tosh Kodama. With a diverse portfolio that spans graphic animated spots, live action, print campaigns and branding packages for networks and major award shows, Kodama has collaborated with such clients as Microsoft,...