Jim Price Appointed President of Empower MediaMarketing


Company Veteran to Continue Client Focus

CINCINNATI – December 4, 2009 – Empower MediaMarketing has appointed James “Jim” W. Price II to the position of president. Price previously served as Vice President of Media Innovation, a division he created in 2006. Through Jim’s leadership, Empower MediaMarketing today offers a full array of services including Digital Strategy, Digital Media, Web Development, Digital Creative, Search and Analytics, Mobile, Word of Mouth Marketing and Social Media, in addition to all channels of traditional media.

Prior to Jim Price, the office of the President was held by a combined executive team including Price with Chief Operating Officer Lynne Veil and Chief Financial Officer Joseph Lowry.

“Jim Price has worked on every facet of Empower’s business and helped the company expand with new services,” says Bill Price, Empower MediaMarketing Chairman and CEO. “As we enter our 25th year of operation, his proven leadership and business acumen will ensure Empower continues to meet our clients’ needs during an unprecedented period of change in the media and marketing business.”

Jim Price is part of an executive management team that has navigated one of the toughest periods in advertising history, increasing company revenue and profitability. A ten-year veteran of Empower, he previously held roles with ABC Radio, Beyond Interactive and the Bush-Cheney ’04 Campaign.

Jim Price was recently named a “40 Under 40” award recipient by The Cincinnati Business Courier. He is also an instrument-rated pilot and very active in the community, mentoring with the Cincinnati Youth Collaborative and serving on several non-profit boards.

About Empower MediaMarketing
Empower MediaMarketing specializes in communicating to and with its clients’ consumers through an integrated combination of media. Empower’s services include media planning and buying, a full-service digital practice, word of mouth marketing, social media marketing, media marketing strategy and consulting, and a consumer insights group that offers consumer research, ROI analysis and several proprietary tools. For more information, visit us online at www.empowermm.com or on Twitter at www.twitter.com/empowermm.

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