Brogan & Partners' managing partner named to FORCE board.

Ellyn Davidson

DETROIT, June 4, 2015 — Ellyn Davidson, managing partner for Birmingham-based marketing agency Brogan & Partners, has been named to the Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FORCE) Board of Directors. For more than 16 years, FORCE has been the national voice of the hereditary breast and ovarian cancer community.

“We are proud and grateful to welcome Ellyn Davidson to the FORCE Board of Directors,” said Sue Friedman, executive director and founder of FORCE. “Ellyn has been a long-time FORCE supporter and committed volunteer. Her experience as a breast cancer survivor, fundraiser and business leader will be of great value to our organization.”

Davidson has been an advocate for the hereditary breast and ovarian cancer community for more than seven years, serving as a FORCE outreach coordinator and a team leader for Susan G. Komen for the Cure. In her role as outreach coordinator in metro Detroit, she has worked with other volunteers to support women, men and families who are affected by hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.

“FORCE has helped me, and I’ve personally witnessed many, many women persevere through an incredibly difficulty diagnosis with the support of FORCE,” Davidson said. “What’s more, FORCE is a powerful advocate for the hereditary cancer community, raising awareness and garnering support. I’m honored and thrilled to be part of this amazing organization.”

About Brogan & Partners

Brogan & Partners creates and converges advertising, social media and mobile media with an emphasis on brand engagement and a specialty in marketing to women. Since its start in 1984, Brogan & Partners has built a solid reputation on results-driven campaigns that build brands, transform opinions and deliver consistently excellent ROI for its clients. The agency is headquartered in Birmingham, Mich. and has a service office in Cary, NC. For more information, visit www.brogan.com.

About FORCE

No one should have to face hereditary breast and ovarian cancer alone.  FORCE is the voice of the HBOC community, providing support, education, research and awareness to help those facing hereditary breast, ovarian and related cancers know their options and make informed healthcare decisions. The organization is the de facto leader in guiding critical research and policy issues that impact the HBOC community.  For more information about FORCE and hereditary breast and ovarian cancer, visit www.facingourrisk.org

Brogan & Partners wins service industry advertising awards.

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., March 30, 2015 Brogan & Partners, one of the state’s leading advertising and marketing agencies, has earned three Service Industry Advertising Awards (SIAA), including a gold for its work with the Scleroderma Foundation Michigan Chapter Hideous Holiday Sweater Run and a silver award for a North Carolina Department of Health flu prevention campaign.

The SIAA recognizes achievements made in advertising specifically for the service industry. Winners are awarded for their creative achievements in print communications, websites, social media, TV, radio and electronic communications.

“Brogan & Partners is honored to have worked on these important social marketing campaigns,” said Ellyn Davidson, managing partner of the agency. ”They are fine examples of advertising that makes a positive difference by encouraging healthy behaviors.”  

About Brogan & Partners

Brogan & Partners creates and converges advertising, social media and mobile media with an emphasis on brand engagement and a specialty in marketing to women. Since its start in 1984, Brogan & Partners has built a solid reputation on results-driven campaigns that build brands, transform opinions and deliver consistently excellent ROI for its clients. The agency is headquartered in Birmingham, Mich. and has a service office in Cary, NC. For more information, visit www.brogan.com

Brogan hires three new employees, promotes Robinson.

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., Feb.  17, 2015 Brogan & Partners, one of the leading advertising and marketing agencies in Michigan, today announced the addition of three new employees. The announcement was made by Brogan’s Managing Partner, Ellyn Davidson.

Carly Schiff Jazmine Robinson Emily Marchak Gunnar Eisenmenger

Birmingham resident Carly Schiff and Beverly Hills resident Emily Marchak join the agency’s Account Team, and Plymouth resident Gunnar Eisenmenger is new to the Media Team. Jazmine Robinson of Sterling Heights was promoted to account manager.

As account director, Schiff manages various accounts at Brogan including specialty retail, healthcare and utility clients.

Schiff comes to Brogan & Partners from MRM//McCann in Birmingham, Mich., where she worked on advertising for the General Motors’ credit card, the BuyPower Card. Prior to that, she worked as an on-site marketing consultant for General Motors and as an account executive for Gud Marketing (formerly Pace & Partners). She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications from Michigan State University.

Marchak was hired as an account coordinator. She comes to Brogan from Oakland University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in art history. Marchak works with a wide range of clients at Brogan, including insurance and financial services, special retail, community health and nonprofits.

Eisenmenger graduated from Central Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and logistics management. As media metrics coordinator, he works on many accounts at the agency, providing analytics and strategy. Prior to Brogan, Eisenmenger held internships at Aqaba Technologies and One Source Provider.

Robinson, who was promoted from account coordinator, works primarily with community health and financial services clients, but also helps manage nonprofit and B2B work.

About Brogan & Partners

Brogan & Partners creates and converges advertising, social media and mobile media with an emphasis on brand engagement and a specialty in marketing to women. Since its start in 1984, Brogan & Partners has built a solid reputation on results-driven campaigns that build brands, transform opinions and deliver consistently excellent ROI for its clients. The agency is headquartered in Birmingham, Mich. and has a service office in Cary, NC. For more information, visit www.brogan.com

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ComForCare selects Brogan & Partners as agency partner.

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., Dec. 30, 2014—ComForCare, one of the nation’s leading home care franchise companies, is partnering with Brogan & Partners to develop a new brand platform. Ellyn Davidson, managing partner for Brogan & Partners, made the announcement.

Brogan & Partners’ work with ComForCare includes brand strategy and creative production. The work is already underway.

“We chose Brogan & Partners because of the agency’s experience in developing marketing campaigns that are built on strategy,” said Mark Armstrong, founder and chief executive officer for ComForCare. “They have had great success with a variety of brands—particularly in the healthcare industry—breaking through the clutter and helping companies connect more effectively with their core audience.”

Founded in Bloomfield Hills, Mich., ComForCare Senior Services has nearly 200 territories operating in the U.S., Canada and the U.K.

“ComForCare is a dynamic, successful brand in a burgeoning market,” Davidson said. “Still there’s a great deal of confusion and competition surrounding in home care services. A brand awareness campaign will help assert ComForCare’s leadership role, with emphasis on the company’s deep commitment to quality, proactive care.”

Brogan & Partners
Brogan & Partners creates and converges advertising, social media and mobile media with an emphasis on brand engagement and specialties in health care marketing and marketing to women. Since its start in 1984, Brogan & Partners has built a solid reputation on results-driven campaigns that build brands, transform opinions and deliver consistently excellent ROI for its clients. The agency is headquartered in Birmingham, Mich. and has a service office in Cary, NC. For more information, visit www.brogan.com.

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Brogan & Partners announces staff promotions.

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., Sept. 25, 2014—Brogan & Partners today announced three promotions. Brogan’s Managing Partner Ellyn Davidson made the announcement.

Promoted from account manager to account director are Kristin Morris, Katie Rehrauer and Morgan Eberle.

“2014 is proving a banner year for Brogan & Partners, with solid growth fueled by a truly inspired and passionate team,” Davidson said. “We are thrilled to announce these well-earned promotions. Each of these team members has played a strong role in our success.”

Morris, a graduate of the University of Michigan, has also previously worked in the agency’s social media and media departments. The Sterling Heights resident currently helps manage specialty foods, healthcare and financial services accounts. She joined Brogan & Partners five years ago.

Michigan State University alumna and Lake Orion resident Rehrauer joined the agency two years ago. Since that time she has principally specialized in health care, retail and nonprofit industries. Rehrauer also mentors the agency’s account managers, account coordinators and interns.

Eberle works from the agency’s North Carolina office and has been with Brogan & Partners for four years. Her role includes a diverse client base, both B2B and B2C, as well as governmental contracts. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

About Brogan & Partners

Brogan & Partners creates and converges advertising, social media and mobile media with an emphasis on brand engagement and a specialty in marketing to women. Since its start in 1984, Brogan & Partners has built a solid reputation on results-driven campaigns that build brands, transform opinions and deliver consistently excellent ROI for its clients. The agency is headquartered in Birmingham, Mich. and has a service office in Cary, NC. For more information, visit https://brogan.com.

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Award-winning Michigan advertising, PR companies form strategic alliance.

BIRMINGHAM, Mich. — Two of Michigan’s leading communications companies — Brogan & Partners (brogan.com) and Martin Waymire — today announceda strategic alliance that will expand their ability to serve the communications needs of a diverse client base.

Headquartered in Birmingham, Brogan is one of Michigan’s most recognized full-service marketing firms, offering clients exceptional strategic services, innovative media buying and award-winning creative executions with a focus on creating marketing that emotionally engages. Based in Lansing, Martin Waymire provides public relations services, with a special focus on media relations, crisis communications, strategic communications consulting and execution, ballot campaign and public policy issue management, and more. Both firms have deep expertise in digital and social media planning and execution.

The two firms have teamed up in the past, working collaboratively this year with the Michigan Department of Community Health to provide communications support for the rollout of the Healthy Michigan Plan. The plan’s enrollment in its first four months met the goals set for the entire first year, enrolling more than 326,000 working men and women in the innovative state-developed health insurance program.

The firms’ combined service specialties include advertising, marketing, branding, media relations, social and digital media, and crisis communications. Industry and policy specialties include health care, education, telecommunications, energy and utilities, food, insurance, local government, and more.

“Aligning the nationally-recognized public relations talents of Martin Waymire with the extraordinary advertising, marketing and branding talents and successes of Brogan & Partners will benefit both agencies’ clients, present and future,” said Martin Waymire Partner Roger Martin, APR. “The cultures and personalities of both firms fit well together, and our strengths are complimentary.”

 “The two firms have deep benches, long histories of success at the highest levels, and the ability to think smart and implement communications programs across multiple platforms,” said Brogan Managing Partner Ellyn Davidson. “Most important is how well both firms work together and blend our unique strengths for the benefit of clients.”

For more information on how to discuss your marketing, advertising and PR needs with leaders of the two firms, contact Roger Martin at 517-485-6600 or Ellyn Davidson at 248-341-8211.

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Brogan & Partners Hires Four New Employees.

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., April 28, 2014 Brogan & Partners, one of the leading advertising and marketing agencies in Michigan, today announced four new hires in its media and creative departments. The announcement was made by Brogan & Partners’ Managing Partner, Ellyn Davidson.

Kaitlynn Knopp, who resides in Sterling Heights, works as both a writer and community manager at Brogan & Partners. Knopp comes to Brogan & Partners from BuzzFeed, where she was a community contributor, creating viral posts for the website. Prior to that, she was a public relations and event coordinator for Michigan State University’s College of Communication Arts & Sciences. Knopp graduated with honors from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism.

 

Maila Kue of Ann Arbor joins Brogan & Partners as a writer. A recent graduate of the University of Michigan, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and communication studies, Kue has worked as a freelance photographer and videographer for local Ann Arbor companies and as a social media intern in Toronto.

 

Steve St. Germain joins the agency as media planner and metrics specialist.  St Germain, who lives in Detroit, comes to Brogan & Partners from Team Detroit, where he developed media strategy for several major automotive launches, including 2011 Ford Explorer, 2012 Ford Focus and 2013 Lincoln MKZ. St. Germain graduated from Oakland University with a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing.

 

Christina Tebbe of Rochester Hills is a media coordinator at Brogan & Partners. Prior to joining the agency, she interned at a couple firms and helped create a marketing plan for the Sacred Heart Academy. Tebbe graduated from Central Michigan University with a Bachelor of Science degree in advertising and a Bachelor of Applied Arts degree in integrated public relations.

 

About Brogan & Partners

Brogan & Partners creates and converges advertising, social media and mobile media with an emphasis on brand engagement and a specialty in marketing to women. Since its start in 1984, Brogan & Partners has built a solid reputation on results-driven campaigns that build brands, transform opinions and deliver consistently excellent ROI for its clients. The agency is headquartered in Birmingham, Mich. and has a service office in Cary, NC. For more information, visit www.brogan.com.

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Brogan & Partners wins Frankenmuth Insurance account.

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., Jan. 22, 2014—Brogan & Partners today announced that it has been selected agency of record for Frankenmuth Insurance. Ellyn Davidson, managing partner for Brogan & Partners, made the announcement.

“We are pleased to welcome Brogan & Partners as our new partner in supporting the Frankenmuth Insurance brand,” said Marcia Merando, director of marketing for Frankenmuth Insurance. “Brogan has a great track record of telling brand stories effectively, to spark greater awareness and drive consideration. Frankenmuth Insurance has nearly 150 years of incredible stories that Brogan will leverage to help us bolster brand awareness and create new marketing opportunities.”

In its new partnership, Brogan will support the Frankenmuth Insurance brand and the company’s broad portfolio of insurance service products. The agency will provide marketing strategy planning, creative development and media planning services for integrated campaigns that will incorporate both traditional and emerging media.

“Frankenmuth Insurance has an incredible history of helping people effectively manage risk in their lives – whether personal or professional,” Davidson said. “We are inspired by the work they do every day. We see tremendous potential in the business, and look forward to helping them elevate the brand.”

About Frankenmuth Insurance

Frankenmuth Insurance is headquartered in Frankenmuth, Michigan. The property/casualty insurance company was founded in 1868 by Bavarian settlers and has grown into a regional carrier providing insurance protection through independent agents to policyholders in Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Wisconsin, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Kentucky, North Carolina, and South Carolina. For more information, visit www.fmins.com.

About Brogan & Partners

Brogan & Partners creates and converges advertising, social media and mobile media with an emphasis on brand engagement and specialties in health care marketing and marketing to women. Since its start in 1984, Brogan & Partners has built a solid reputation on results-driven campaigns that build brands, transform opinions and deliver consistently excellent ROI for its clients. The agency is headquartered in Birmingham, Mich. and has a service office in Cary, NC. For more information, visit www.brogan.com.

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Pharmacy Advantage selects Brogan & Partners as agency.

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., Jan. 9, 2014—Pharmacy Advantage Specialty Pharmacy, headquartered in Troy, has named Brogan & Partners as its agency. Ellyn Davidson, managing partner for Brogan & Partners, made the announcement.

Brogan & Partners will work with Pharmacy Advantage to develop a more robust integrated marketing communications platform, with an emphasis on digital marketing strategy, creative production and corporate branding. The work will begin immediately. 

“We are excited to work with Pharmacy Advantage, leveraging our agency’s 29 years of healthcare industry experience to help elevate the brand in the marketplace,” Davidson said. “Pharmacy Advantage has an amazing story to tell, providing exceptional care and expertise to people when they are terribly vulnerable.”

Pharmacy Advantage Specialty Pharmacy provides compassionate care and comprehensive Medication Therapy Management Programs to patients with acute and chronic conditions. Core programs offered include: Oncology, Hepatitis B and C, Multiple Sclerosis, Growth Hormone Deficiency, Fertility, Transplant, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Crohn’s Disease and other Autoimmune Disorders.

“Our team is thrilled to be working in collaboration with Brogan & Partners to develop a more vigorous message regarding our services and the resultant positive impact on patient health,” said Daniel Kus, BS Pharm, RPh., vice president of Pharmacy Advantage. “Our primary objective is to widely increase awareness of our patient-focused philosophy to the people who could really use our assistance.”

About Brogan & Partners
Brogan & Partners creates and converges advertising, social media and mobile media with an emphasis on brand engagement and specialties in health care marketing and marketing to women. Since its start in 1984, Brogan & Partners has built a solid reputation on results-driven campaigns that build brands, transform opinions and deliver consistently excellent ROI for its clients. The agency is headquartered in Birmingham, Mich. and has a service office in Cary, NC. For more information, visit www.brogan.com.

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PREZIO Health hires Brogan & Partners as its agency.

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., Jan. 7, 2014—Madison Heights-based PREZIO Health, a national company recognized for implementing surgical workflow solutions,has hired Brogan & Partners as its agency. Ellyn Davidson, managing partner for Brogan & Partners, made the announcement.

“PREZIO Health is a leader in the perioperative space, widely recognized for implementing innovative solutions to improve medical readiness,” Davidson said. “Brogan & Partners is delighted to be working with PREZIO to build greater brand awareness and opportunity in the healthcare industry.”

Brogan & Partners will work with PREZIO Health to develop a more robustintegrated marketing communications platform, including website development, sales and corporate branding collateral and marketing its suite of maintenance and repair, perioperative optimization, training and professional certification education programs. The work will begin immediately. 

“Brogan & Partners has an exceptional track record of building brands in the healthcare industry,” said Gary Stroud, chief clinical officer for PREZIO Health. “We selected Brogan & Partners largely because of their strategic insights into our market, their ability to fully integrate into our marketing mix and their history of delivering groundbreaking creative.”

About Brogan & Partners
Brogan & Partners creates and converges advertising, social media and mobile media with an emphasis on brand engagement and specialties in health care marketing and marketing to women. Since its start in 1984, Brogan & Partners has built a solid reputation on results-driven campaigns that build brands, transform opinions and deliver consistently excellent ROI for its clients. The agency is headquartered in Birmingham, Mich. and has a service office in Cary, NC. For more information, visit www.brogan.com.

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Jazmine Robinson joins Brogan & Partners as Account Coordinator.

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., January 3, 2014 Brogan & Partners, one of the leading advertising and marketing agencies in Michigan, today announced the addition of Jazmine Robinson to its team, in the role of account coordinator. The announcement was made by Brogan’s Managing Partner, Ellyn Davidson.

Robinson works on various accounts at Brogan & Partners, including healthcare, governmental, technology, specialty retail and nonprofit. 

Prior to joining Brogan & Partners, she worked as an intern for public relations firms in metro Detroit and Chicago. She has also worked as a social media manager at the BG News and PR consultant for the Toledo Family House.

Robinson, a Redford resident, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism from Bowling Green State University.

About Brogan & Partners

Brogan & Partners creates and converges advertising, social media and mobile media with an emphasis on brand engagement and a specialty in marketing to women. Since its start in 1984, Brogan & Partners has built a solid reputation on results-driven campaigns that build brands, transform opinions and deliver consistently excellent ROI for its clients. The agency is headquartered in Birmingham, Mich. and has a service office in Cary, NC. For more information, visit https://brogan.com.

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Darlene Hawver joins Brogan & Partners as Art Director.

Birmingham, Mich., Nov. 20, 2013 — Brogan & Partners, one of the leading advertising and marketing agencies in Michigan, today announced the addition of Darlene Hawver to its team in the role of art director. The announcement was made by Brogan’s Managing Partner, Ellyn Davidson.

Hawver works on various accounts including healthcare, governmental, specialty retail and nonprofit. Her work spans the traditional to emerging production design, from stationary and newsletters to designing weekly newspapers. She comes to Brogan & Partners from the Detroit Legal News, where she was a designer and web content administrator.

Hawver, an Ann Arbor resident, has earned an Associate’s Degree in Graphic Design from Washtenaw Community College and a Bachelor’s in Travel and Tourism from Western Michigan University.  

About Brogan & Partners

Brogan & Partners creates and converges advertising, social media and mobile media with an emphasis on brand engagement and a specialty in marketing to women. Since its start in 1984, Brogan & Partners has built a solid reputation on results-driven campaigns that build brands, transform opinions and deliver consistently excellent ROI for its clients. The agency is headquartered in Birmingham, Mich. and has a service office in Cary, NC. For more information, visit www.brogan.com.

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