GKV, one of the Mid-Atlantic’s largest independent marketing/advertising firms, today announced the promotion of Shannon Gardiner to senior vice president and director of account management.
Gardiner joined GKV in 2010 with more than 15 years of advertising experience in various categories. She has since been responsible for managing key agency accounts in the health care and CPG categories, including CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield and several McCormick & Company brands.
As director of account management, Gardiner will continue to work with several key accounts while overseeing the activities of the account teams within the agency. She will also continue to aid in new business and interagency growth efforts.
“Shannon was the logical choice for this significant role within the agency,” stated Roger Gray, GKV’s chairman and CEO. “She has been a rising star since the day she joined GKV and has earned the respect of her teams and our clients. We look forward to supporting Shannon as she mentors, grows and enhances the account management team and GKV’s offerings to our clients.”