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Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Azul 7 hires Jackson as marketing and business development director

Azul 7 has hired Christina Jackson as marketing and business development director.

“Christina has a history of developing creative and successful new business strategies,” said Lisa Helminiak, principal at Azul 7. “We are excited to have her as part of our team and she fits perfectly with our agency evolution plans.”

Jackson brings more than 20 years of experience with several noteworthy advertising and marketing agencies to Azul 7. In her new position, Jackson will be responsible for leading Azul 7’s efforts to build new and existing client relationships. Jackson also will serve on the executive and management teams.

Previously, Jackson was president at Rocket Design Resources, a professional services company that provides insights, information and resources to designers and design-focused businesses and organizations. She recently served as president of AIGA Minnesota, and as marketing director for Catalyst Studios. Jackson also devoted eight years to Aquent, a global creative staffing agency, as the marketing director of strategic alliances.

Jackson earned a Master of Arts degree in Publications Design from the University of Baltimore and a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Anderson University.