CINCINNATI, May 18, 2009—Kevin Dugan, an award-winning marketing strategist, has joined Empower MediaMarketing as director of marketing. In this new position, Dugan reports to Jim Price, vice president, media innovation, and is responsible for leading the overall marketing efforts for the Empower MediaMarketing brand.
“As Empower MediaMarketing continues to grow, we need someone to help us tell our story,” Price said. “Kevin has built a well-earned reputation as a big-picture strategist who gets results. He’s a great fit for this role and for where our company is headed.”
Dugan most recently was director of marketing communications for FRCH Design Worldwide, a Cincinnati-based company specializing in architecture, interior design, graphic communications and brand strategy. At FRCH, Dugan helped raise awareness of the firm through strategic marketing efforts,
Before joining FRCH in 2004, Dugan worked in the advertising business for 12 years including positions at HSR Business to Business, the world’s largest B-to-B focused agency, and Sive/Young & Rubicam.
Blogging since 2002, Dugan writes for two blogs and both are ranked among Advertising Age magazine’s Power 150, a ranking of the world’s top marketing blogs. Dugan is also the founder of Cincinnati Social Media, a local organization bringing together professionals to meet, share and learn about social media and its impact on business.
In 2009, Dugan was presented with the Werner-VonderHaar-Bogart Award, the highest honor the Cincinnati PRSA chapter bestows upon a public relations professional.
About Empower MediaMarketing
Empower MediaMarketing (www.empowermm.com) is an advertising company that specializes in reaching its clients’ customers through any and all media channels. Empower services include media planning and buying, a full-service digital practice, media-marketing strategy and consulting, and a consumer insights department that offers consumer research, ROI analysis and various proprietary tools.