Crawford recently welcomed three new team members, promoted two invaluable performers and honored a milestone anniversary.
Andrea Stegall, chief operating officer celebrates a decade with Crawford, Wendy McCarthy joins as director of public relations, David Squibb as senior copywriter, Dottie Hollis serves as operations coordinator, McKoy Crawford has been elevated to account executive and Abbie Johnson is now graphic designer.
Andrea Stegall leads the Crawford team and has showcased her value to the company through leadership, employee development and work ethic. Her extensive knowledge across multiple industries and the ability to foster relationships with both employees and clients have been an integral part of Crawford’s success over the past 10 years.
“During my 10 years at Crawford, I’ve witnessed tremendous growth in our team and company. It’s been a privilege to be a part of Crawford’s evolution as we have expanded our capabilities and consistently exceeded our client expectations,” said Stegall. “As we continue that growth, I’m thrilled to welcome new team members to contribute to our ongoing success and witness the well-deserved promotions of some of our invaluable teammates.”
As director of public relations, Wendy McCarthy will lead all public relations strategies to create compelling and innovative stories and grow new opportunities for the agency. McCarthy has a degree in political science and journalism and brings more than 25 years of experience in public relations, advertising, social media and event management.
Senior Copywriter David Squibb will provide creative advertising and marketing content for Crawford clients. Previously, he served as senior copywriter for Santander Bank in Boston and is skilled at reducing information to its simplest elements and packaging it into compelling and successful communications to help companies achieve business goals. He has worked for multiple major corporations from American Express to Volkswagen.
Dottie Hollis recently joined the team as operations coordinator. In this role, Hollis enhances the effectiveness of Crawford’s team by providing management support through administrative tasks. Hollis worked in sales for ten years before teaching at Christ Church Episcopal Church for 11 years. Her diverse background in sales and education makes her a wonderful addition to the team.
Graphic Designer Abbie Johnson helps bring agency campaigns, ideas, and messages to life through visuals, working with the team to support clients in a variety of industries. Johnson graduated from Lander University with a degree in visual arts and graphic design.
As account executive, McKoy Crawford works with clients to develop creative strategies across many industries. She is fundamental to determining the best path for execution and tracking success for the agency and its clients. Crawford graduated from Indiana University and carries a range of experience in public relations and sales that proves a necessary addition to the team.