CHARLESTON, S.C. (June 12, 2018) – Rawle Murdy, a full-service brand agency, is pleased to announce four recent hires to meet the needs of a growing client roster. The quartet brings a variety of expertise to the agency’s creative, media planning and brand leadership departments.
“It’s been an exciting first half of 2018 with a number of new projects, clients and staff members to expand our presence in both Charleston and the Southeast,” said Bruce Murdy, President and CEO of Rawle Murdy. “We’re delighted to welcome some bright, creative minds to our team.”
Alison Best, Art Director
With a degree in graphic design from Auburn University, Best joins Rawle Murdy with ten years experience on several national and international campaigns. As art director, Best’s new role includes creating and maintaining brand standards, directing photo shoots while executing new print and digital work.
Laurie Devore, Media Planner
Devore brings five years of experience in digital and traditional advertising to her role as Media Buyer/Planner. A graduate of Clemson University, she brings years of digital account strategy from The State newspaper and Centro, a digital agency in Chicago, where she worked as a programmatic buyer. At Rawle Murdy, her responsibilities include keeping up with the newest innovations in media, developing media strategies for clients across key verticals, and evaluating data to for campaign optimization.
Jude Shiflett, Junior Account Director
An Alabama native, Shiflett received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic and Web Design from The Art Institute of Charleston. Having most recently worked with Charleston Magazine, his new role will include concept creation, branding and developing marketing materials.
Katherine Scott, Account Coordinator
A Greenville, S.C. native, Scott earned her bachelor’s degree in Communication from the College of Charleston. Prior to joining Rawle Murdy, Scott worked as a site director for University of British Columbia - Copenhagen, helping at-risk students transition to college. Scott will oversee the day-to-day marketing programs for several accounts.
About Rawle Murdy
Rawle Murdy is a full-service communications firm where strategic thinking, digital branding and social connections converge to help businesses thrive. With more than 40 years of experience the industry, Rawle Murdy consists of 28 professionals and based in downtown Charleston, S.C. For more information, call 843-577-7327 or visit www.rawlemurdy.com.