MARIETTA, OHIO (November 15, 2016) - The Marietta/Washington Convention & Visitors Bureau recently selected Stonewall Group, a full service advertising and marketing firm located in Marietta, Ohio, as its agency of record, announced Jeri Knowlton, Marietta-Washington County CVB executive director.
"We have to remain fresh and appealing to many different markets, while at the same time being consistent in our branding," said Jim Honick Marietta/Washington County CVB Board of Directors President. "Stonewall is highly respected throughout Ohio, West Virginia and Virginia for its quality of work and creative excellence. We are thrilled to partner with them once again."
Stonewall and the Marietta/Washington County CVB have a long history together as collaborative partners. The CVB served as Stonewall's first client when it opened its doors on Front Street 15 years ago. Over the years, Stonewall has helped the bureau develop numerous award-winning advertising campaigns and brand Marietta with a distinctive personality.
"I am excited for the future of the organization and our ability to continue to reach visitors through smart, strategic, sophisticated and affordable solutions," said Knowlton. "The Stonewall collaboration is part of that strategic plan."
As the CVB's agency of record, Stonewall will assist in all aspects of marketing including: planning future advertising campaigns, developing a new brand campaign, creating new collateral materials and digital media.
"This is our hometown and we are excited to work with Jeri and her board to bring more visitors to Washington County and to strengthen the Marietta brand throughout our target markets," said Buddy Butler, Stonewall Senior Vice President. "The region offers the 'entire package' for all types of travelers and we are eager to assist in overseeing the brand."
Stonewall Group is one of the leading advertising and communication firms in the Mid-West. Its integrated marketing strategies include successfully launching and growing new products, services, companies, institutions, and communities through a fusion of digital marketing programs, public relations, traditional marketing, social media, and experiential campaigns. For more information, visit www.stonewallgroup.com, or follow Stonewall on www.Facebook.com/StonewallGroup.