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Thursday, July 19, 2012

Broadhead adds six

Broadhead, a Minneapolis-based advertising and marketing agency, announces six new hires at the Minneapolis office.

Chris Strohmeyer joins Broadhead as the senior business manager. She graduated from the University of Minnesota, Mankato with a degree in business administration. Prior to Broadhead, Strohmeyer worked as a senior project manager and an account executive in the advertising and media fields.

Matt Connell joins the agency as a copywriter. Connell studied at Brainco and worked as a freelance writer after completing his studies. He has worked with accounts such as Harley Davidson, 3M, Medifast and Wayzata Public Schools.

Travis Thompson came aboard as an account supervisor in January. He graduated from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities with degrees in English and philosophy. Past account experienceincludes State Farm Teen Driver Safety, U.S. Army Racing and the Mayo Clinic. 

April Hollander joins Broadhead as associate media director. Hollander holds a degree in fine arts as well as a masters in library science. She brings a wide range of media experience, having worked on accounts such as General Mills, Timex and Lee.

Phil Rademacher arrives as an interactive producer. He has extensive experience in the realm of digital development and has worked with brands such as AGCO, Gillette Children’s Hospital and Wellbridge.

Amy O’Brien is continuing her work with Broadhead as production manager after eight years as a contractor. O’Brien studied at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities and continues to use her extensive client experience to help her manage the Broadhead production team.

“We are excited to add so many new faces to our team,” says CEO/President Dean Broadhead. “We’re very fortunate to be in a position of growth on the client and agency sides.”
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