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4 August 2014 The Tombras Group Hires New Senior Vice President

KNOXVILLE, TENN. (August 4, 2014): Mark Grieco joins The Tombras Group as a senior vice president to oversee a number of the agency’s new accounts.

Grieco comes to Tombras from New York where he led major national and global accounts for Ogilvy and Saatchi & Saatchi. Throughout his career, he has received numerous awards including more than ten Effie Awards. His experience includes leading traditional and digital campaign development for brands like General Mills, Estee Lauder, Chiquita, [ yellow tail ] and Wild Turkey Bourbon.

“I joined Tombras because of its roster of marquee clients and scope of outstanding creative work across a variety of categories and media,” said Grieco. “It’s apparent this is a world-class agency and I couldn’t be happier to be here.”

“We are extremely impressed by Mark’s background and the diversity of brands he has managed throughout his career,” said Dooley Tombras, executive vice president and director of digital and strategic planning. “His strong background in strategic planning for national brands, understanding of digital marketing and commitment to client service makes him an excellent addition to Tombras.”

The Tombras Group is a 200-person, full-service advertising agency with a digital mindset. In the brand-building business since 1946, the family-owned agency serves national and global clients. In 2015, Tombras was recognized as Ad Age Small Agency of the Year, and in 2016 it was ranked by Palma Consulting as Independent Agency of the Year. Tombras connects data and creativity for business results. Offices are located in Washington, D.C.; Louisville, Kentucky; Nashville with headquarters in Knoxville, Tennessee. More information: www.tombras.com.