Ethan, a former varsity basketball player with an infectious personality, is being promoted to account management. Ethan came to the Connect DFW family after spending time in the Marine Corps. Serving all over the world and participating in humanitarian assistance and relief efforts in Asia and the Philippines allows him to add the kind of philanthropic culture that the firm values. “Ethan has been a constant motivator since day one, lending his coaching skills to the team at large,” said Ethan’s manager.
Thomas, a former linebacker, student of Jeet Kun Do, and graduate of Cedar Valley College, is up for promotion as well. Due to his goal-setting skills and business mindset, he will be moving into account management. New responsibilities for Thomas will include client representation, campaign management, and training and development of subordinates. According to the CEO, "Thomas is a visionary leader and someone who is self-motivated. He excelled in the client representation position and was quickly at the top of the team with consistently strong results."
Shawna, a nationally ranked tennis player and mother of two, is another branding specialist who has proven she has the skills to succeed in this industry. She will also be moving into account management, responsible for every aspect of client and campaign implementation. Also on her plate, is the training up of new team members in our training program. “Shawna is fearless and determined to succeed in all she does,” the firm’s CEO commented. "She has achieved off the charts success from day one, and we expect to see even more advancement from her in the near future.”
Finally, Lacey will also be advancing to account management. With a Bachelor’s Degree in mass communications and a background as a magazine editor, she has an intuitive sense for the promotional business. According to her mentor, "She is the whole package. While some people will be strong in leadership skills or client representation, Lacey is a shining example of all of these things. She is very well rounded, and a joy to work with every day."
In addition to the great new names in account management positions, more promotions are in the works for other team members at Connect DFW. Elise is moving into the event coordinator position, and is going to be staying in Dallas to complete her new responsibilities. “Elise is on the fast tracked path for those people who have excelled on the business to business side of our work.We expect that Elise will be managing her own portfolio of clients soon,” said a member of management.
Expansion and New Clients as a Result of Successful Team Efforts
The promotions that individuals in the Connect DFW family are seeing have led to significant expansion for the firm. Rachel, the firm’s CEO, mentioned several office openings in conjunction with the career advancement of her team. In addition to the branding specialists already mentioned, Haley, Cece, and Iziah have also made the move to account management recently.
Additionally, the company was excited to talk about the new clients they’ve recently acquired, including the Fort Worth Cats minor league baseball. The firm also just kicked off a campaign for Medieval Times garnering fantastic results for the client.
New clients in the sports and telecommunications industries have enabled the company to expand into new territories as well. Two offices in New Orleans and Milwaukee have recently been opened, and two more office openings are well on their way. The growth experienced by the well-known brands that Connect DFW represents have enabled the company to enlist even more new members.
About Connect DFW
Connect DFW is a winning direct advertising firm based in Irving, TX, but is quickly expanding all over the nation. This company utilizes personal and relational methods in their representation of some of the top telecommunications and sports brands in the country. Their customized strategies help grow the profitability of not only their clients, but the business itself and every brand ambassador involved. With a commitment to hands-on training of bright new candidates, this company is moving forward in the direct promotions industry, making waves in every city in which they are based.