Owners

  • Tom Hirons

    Chairman
    Tom Hirons
    Chairman

    College: Indiana University Bloomington
    Degree: Bachelors in Advertising
    Hometown: Muncie, IN

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    • 06.27.18
      Reflecting on 40 Years of Bold Ideas
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    • 07.19.17
      President & CEO Tom Hirons on Branding and Positioning
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  • Jim Parham

    President, CEO
    Jim Parham
    President, CEO

    College: Ball State University, American University
    Degree: Bachelors in Journalism and Natural Resources, Masters in Public Administration
    Hometown: Bloomington, IN

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    • 07.03.18
      Hirons Endows IU Scholarship
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    • 08.02.17
      COO Jim Parham on Crisis Communications
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  • Deana Haworth

    Chief Operating Officer
    Deana Haworth
    Chief Operating Officer

    College: Franklin College, Ball State University
    Degree: Bachelors in Journalism, Masters in Public Relations
    Hometown: Stinesville, IN

  • Ann Kneifel

    Chief Financial Officer
    Ann Kneifel
    Chief Financial Officer

    College: Miami University, IU Kelley Business School Executive Leadership
    Degree: Bachelors in Interior Design, Business Management
    Hometown: Auburn, IN

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    • 06.09.17
      Executive Leadership: Ann Kneifel
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  • Mike Murphy

    Senior Vice President
    Mike Murphy
    Senior Vice President

    College: Notre Dame University, Indiana University Bloomington
    Degree: Bachelors in American Studies, Masters in American History
    Hometown: South Bend, IN

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    • 08.16.17
      Senior VP Mike Murphy on Public Affairs
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    • 04.21.14
      The Truth About Transparency
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  • Mark LeClerc

    Executive Creative Director
    Mark LeClerc
    Executive Creative Director

    College: Butler University
    Degree: Radio and Television
    Hometown: Manilla, IN

  • Rose Durbin

    VP, Media Director
    Rose Durbin
    VP, Media Director

    College: Xavier University
    Degree: Bachelors in English
    Hometown: Shelbyville, IN

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    • 08.30.17
      VP and Media Director Rose Durbin on Media Management111
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    • 04.12.17
      Executive Leadership: Rose Durbin
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  • Jane Burch

    VP, Print Production Director
    Jane Burch
    VP, Print Production Director

    College: Indiana University Bloomington
    Degree: Bachelors in Education
    Hometown: Evansville, IN

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    • 05.24.18
      How Company Culture Can Impact Productivity
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  • Pat Broviak Robinson

    Senior Accounting Specialist
    Pat Broviak Robinson
    Senior Accounting Specialist

    College: Indiana University Bloomington
    Degree: Bachelors in General Studies
    Hometown: Highland, IN

  • Kendall Bybee

    Account Manager
    Kendall Bybee
    Account Manager

    College: Indiana University Bloomington
    Degree: Bachelors in Journalism
    Hometown: Bloomington, IN

    Recent Insights
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    • 04.12.18
      Hirons wins Best of Show in PRSA awards ceremony
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    • 03.03.15
      6 Pieces of Advice for Aspiring PR Pros
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  • Kelsey Brewer

    Account Director
    Kelsey Brewer
    Account Director

    College: University of Kentucky
    Degree: Bachelors in Integrated Strategic Communications
    Hometown: Zionsville, IN

  • Colleen Coors

    Account Manager
    Colleen Coors
    Account Manager

    College: Miami University
    Degree: Bachelors in Strategic Communications
    Hometown: Cincinnati, OH

  • Chris Costidakis

    Art Director
    Chris Costidakis
    Art Director

    College: Purdue University
    Degree: Bachelors in Visual Communications Design
    Hometown: Brookston, IN

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    • 11.17.16
      Designing Efficiently
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    • 08.25.16
      New Pantone App Lets You Create Color Palettes From from You…
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  • Laura Crafton

    Account Manager
    Laura Crafton
    Account Manager

    College: Purdue University
    Degree: Bachelors in Communications
    Hometown: Westfield, IN

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    • 04.04.18
      Employee Highlight: Laura Crafton
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  • Olivia Crum

    Organic Strategy Specialist
    Olivia Crum
    Organic Strategy Specialist

    College: Butler University
    Degree: Bachelors in Strategic Communication
    Hometown: Green Bay, WI

    Recent Insights
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    • 02.16.17
      Fine-tuning Facebook Ad Data
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    • 09.08.16
      The Key to Using Google Search Advertising Effectively
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  • Caitlin Dempsey

    Senior Account Manager
    Caitlin Dempsey
    Senior Account Manager

    College: University of Maryland, Johns Hopkins University
    Degree: Bachelors in English Literature and Public Relations, Masters in Marketing
    Hometown: Frederick, MD

  • Emily Gaylord

    Account Manager
    Emily Gaylord
    Account Manager

    College: Ball State University
    Degree: Bachelors in Journalism
    Hometown: Churubusco, IN

  • Kelly Hamilton

    Media Planner/Buyer
    Kelly Hamilton
    Media Planner/Buyer

    College: Ball State University
    Degree: Bachelors in Advertising
    Hometown: Greenwood, IN

  • Meghan Hamm

    Senior Digital Strategist, Team Lead
    Meghan Hamm
    Senior Digital Strategist, Team Lead

    College: Butler University
    Degree: Bachelors in Marketing, Public Relations and International Business
    Hometown: Lowell, IN

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    • 05.17.15
      8 Things You Should Know about Google’s Mobile Friendly Update
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  • Lucy Harcourt

    Account Manager
    Lucy Harcourt
    Account Manager

    College: Ball State University
    Degree: Bachelors in Journalism
    Hometown: Rushville, IN

  • Emily Hayden

    Media Analyst
    Emily Hayden
    Media Analyst

    College: Ball State University
    Degree: Bachelors in Journalism
    Hometown: Greenwood, IN

    Recent Insights
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    • 03.29.17
      Cracker Barrel’s Hard Lesson
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    • 07.06.16
      Building Client Relationships One Post at a Time
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  • Ty Hayden

    Office Coordinator
    Ty Hayden
    Office Coordinator

    College: Taylor University
    Degree: Bachelors in Visual Arts
    Hometown: Greenwood, IN

  • Christy Herzog

    Account Coordinator
    Christy Herzog
    Account Coordinator

    College: Bradley University
    Degree: Bachelors in Advertising
    Hometown: Carmel, IN

  • Robert Hickson

    Paid Digital Specialist
    Robert Hickson
    Paid Digital Specialist

    College: Butler University
    Degree: Bachelors in Marketing and Entrepreneurship
    Hometown: Columbus, OH

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  • Yoonji Jung

    Digital Design Coordinator
    Yoonji Jung
    Digital Design Coordinator

    College: Middle East Technical University
    Degree: Bachelors in Business
    Hometown: Busan, South Korea

  • Erin Kimbowa

    Account Director
    Erin Kimbowa
    Account Director

    College: Indiana University Bloomington
    Degree: Bachelors in Marketing
    Hometown: Bloomington, IN

  • Ana Kotchkoski

    Account Manager
    Ana Kotchkoski
    Account Manager

    College: Cecilio Acosta Catholic University, Andres Bello Catholic University
    Degree: Bachelors in Law and Communications and Social Development
    Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela / Scranton, PA

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    • 06.30.17
      U.S. and Venezuela: Two countries, two independence celebrations
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    • 01.16.17
      I Have a Dream!
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  • Carrie Latimer

    Business Development Coordinator
    Carrie Latimer
    Business Development Coordinator

    College: Indiana University Bloomington
    Degree: Bachelors in Media Advertising
    Hometown: Columbus, IN

  • Clare Leonard

    Account Coordinator
    Clare Leonard
    Account Coordinator

    College: Ball State University
    Degree: Bachelors in Public Relations
    Hometown: Zionsville, IN

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    • 03.21.18
      Employee Highlight: Clare Leonard
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  • Gabriel Lindman

    Digital Design Specialist
    Gabriel Lindman
    Digital Design Specialist

    College: Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
    Degree: Bachelors in Marketing and Public Relations
    Hometown: Noblesville, IN

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    • 04.10.18
      Employee Highlight: Gabe Lindman
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  • Pam Linsley

    Creative Director
    Pam Linsley
    Creative Director

    College: Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
    Degree: Bachelors in Fine Arts
    Hometown: Indianapolis, IN

  • Mikaela Malott

    Account Coordinator
    Mikaela Malott
    Account Coordinator

    College: Indiana University Bloomington
    Degree: Bachelors in Journalism
    Hometown: Kokomo, IN

  • Chad Mertz

    Director of Strategic Communications
    Chad Mertz
    Director of Strategic Communications

    College: Indiana University Bloomington
    Degree: Bachelors in Journalism
    Hometown: Fort Wayne, IN

    Recent Insights
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    • 11.23.15
      World-renowned Crisis Expert at Hirons
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  • Daniel Morgan

    Digital Content Specialist
    Daniel Morgan
    Digital Content Specialist

    College: Indiana University Bloomington
    Degree: Bachelors in Journalism
    Hometown: Indianapolis, IN

  • Madelyn Morgan

    Senior Editor, Writer
    Madelyn Morgan
    Senior Editor, Writer

    College: Ohio State University, Indiana University Bloomington
    Degree: Bachelors in Journalism, Masters in Journalism
    Hometown: Davison, MI

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  • Leigh-Ann Pogue

    Account Coordinator
    Leigh-Ann Pogue
    Account Coordinator

    College: Ball State University
    Degree: Bachelors in Public Relations
    Hometown: Auburn, IN

    Recent Insights
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    • 02.06.17
      Living a Sustainable 2017
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    • 04.29.15
      Sustainability Matters at Hirons
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  • Amber Robinson

    Executive Assistant
    Amber Robinson
    Executive Assistant

    College: Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
    Degree: Bachelors in Communication Studies
    Hometown: Shelbyville, IN

  • Hattie Saylor

    Media Coordinator
    Hattie Saylor
    Media Coordinator

    College: Butler University
    Degree: Bachelors in Strategic Communication
    Hometown: Rochester Hills, MI

  • Lisa Tellus

    Account Director
    Lisa Tellus
    Account Director

    College: University of Washington
    Degree: Bachelors in Business
    Hometown: Wichita, KS

    Recent Insights
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    • 07.06.18
      Hirons Hires New Account Director
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  • John Terrill

    Senior Production Artist
    John Terrill
    Senior Production Artist

    College: Indiana University Bloomington
    Hometown: Lawrenceburg, IN

  • Cristina Willison

    Digital Analytics Specialist
    Cristina Willison
    Digital Analytics Specialist

    College: Indiana University Bloomington, Kelley School of Business
    Degree: Bachelors in Economics and Public Policy Analysis
    Hometown: Rome, Italy / Indianapolis, IN

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Dennis Woerner
Director of MarketingIndianapolis zoo
“Masters of integrated branding and community outreach.”
Lisa Harris
M.D. CEOEskenazi Health
“Highly effective TV and media buying - experts at lead generation.”
Tamela Grabb
Marketing ManagerGoodcents
“Delivers on business-to-business.”
Matt Maguire
CEOONEJET
“Hirons simply understands Indiana’s complex issues.”
Art Logsdon
Assistant CommissionerIndiana State Department of Health
“The TV spots are very effective. Hirons enhanced our branding tremendously. ”
Steve Kidwell
President & CEORiddell National Bank
“Hirons' Credit Freeze TV campaign cut through the clutter and got results.”
Staci Schneider
Chief of StaffIndiana Office of the Attorney General
“My go-to experts for strategic communication.”
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Vice President of Marketing and CommunicationsMeritor
“Their branding work stands the test of time.”
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DeanPurdue University College of Veterinary Medicine
“They build bridges between government and the private sector.”
Brandon Clifton
Deputy Secretary of State and Chief of StaffOffice of the Secretary of State
“Their ability to get to the heart of a brand is exciting.”
Bob Heuchan
President and CEOMutual Savings Bank
“Research based – results oriented. They get it.”
Rob McLin
President and CEOGood Samaritan Hospital
“Creative so beautiful I would hang it on my walls as art.”
Ernie Vargo
President and CEOEskenazi Health Foundation
“Amazing results every time.”
Lee Marchant
CEOGarden Villa
“Bold creative with strength in digital and social communications.”
Molly Deuberry Craft
Former Executive DirectorGreater Indianapolis Progress Committee
“Smart and effective.”
Office of the Indiana Secretary of State
Connie LawsonIndiana Secretary of State, Office of Indiana Secretary of State
“At a critical time, Hirons hit the right notes.”
Jessica R. Di Santo
Director of CommunicationsIndianapolis Symphony Orchestra
“They ask good questions and have solid advice.”
Carol Wade
Marketing DirectorWatchfire
“In a word – bold.”
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Executive DirectorIndianapolis Airport Authority
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