Hirons names new account director

Agency hires Karissa Brand as account director


Hirons, an advertising, public relations and digital agency with offices in Indianapolis and Chicago, has hired Karissa Brand as account director.

Brand rejoins the Hirons team after six years in financial marketing and agency roles. In her previous stint at Hirons, she served in various roles within the agency’s communications management department.

Most recently, she worked at a full-service marketing agency, consulting as a strategic partner for a wide spectrum of highly recognized brands. Prior to that, she served as the marketing lead at a regional banking institution.

Brand will provide oversight and management to numerous clients at Hirons in the financial, healthcare and energy sectors.

“We are thrilled Karissa has chosen to rejoin the Hirons team,” said Jay Schemanske, senior vice president, strategic communications and account services. “She is an incredibly skilled marketing professional that will bring client-side knowledge and experience over to the agency side.”

Brand holds a bachelor’s degree in public relations and advertising from Butler University.

For more information, visit hirons.com.


About Hirons

Hirons, an award-winning advertising, public relations and digital communications firm based in Indianapolis, has been concepting, designing and distributing some of the state’s most widely recognized advertising campaigns since 1978. An established provider of bold and innovative communications solutions, Hirons’ research-based approach starts by first establishing the problem at hand and then tailoring our services to best fit our clients’ needs. With clients in both the commercial and government sectors, Hirons is leading efforts to spread both digital and traditional messages across the state of Indiana and beyond.