Creative Director/Art Director
Tom helped agencies in DC, Houston, and Pittsburgh create award-winning campaigns for technology companies, sports teams, banks, insurance companies, hotels, to name a few. But Tom soon discovered starting his own agency, Hrabal Creative, allowed him to continue doing what he loved while working with the people he respected most on the types of accounts he believed in. He settled in the Philadelphia area where he enters his 12th year with his own company.
Agency Experience: Arnold Worldwide, Ketchum Communications, MDR, GDL&W
Select Account Experience: GE, Avanade, G4S Security, Access National Bank, Security Management Magazine, Delmarva Shorebirds, SAP America, Mobil, McDonald’s, Shell Chemical, Conoco, DC United, Zerex Antifreeze, Bell Atlantic, C&P Telephone, Pittsburgh Pirates, Nationwide Insurance, Digital Equipment, PNC Bank, Prince William Cannons, Rancho Cucamunga Quakes Chevy Chase Bank, Sallie Mae, BBC America, Cort Furniture, DeWalt, US Internetworking, Choice Hotels, Manugistics
Director of Account Services
After cutting her account management teeth at some of the best agencies around the country, Lisa did the unthinkable – she became a client herself. Her extensive ad agency experience came in handy in managing the North America advertising activities of software giant, SAP America and later, Best Software. But she eventually returned to her agency roots when she became a partner at Hrabal Creative, allowing her to test her entrepreneurial spirit.
Agency Experience: Chiat/Day, Los Angeles; Fallon McElligott, Minneapolis; Ketchum Communications, Pittsburgh; Earle Palmer Brown, Bethesda.
Client experience: SAP America, Best Software
Select Account Experience: G4S, Avanade, GE, Access National Bank, Delmarva Shorebirds, Nissan, Amoco, Maryland Tourism, Digital Equipment, Nationwide Insurance, Westinghouse, Timex, American Floral Marketing Council, Best of America.
Director of Strategy and Internet Services
Agency Experience: Circle.com, Arnold Worldwide, J. Walter Thompson, USA, McCann Erickson, and has consulted for several others.
Select Account Experience: G4S, Avanade, GE, Access National Bank, Delmarva Shorebirds, Chevy Chase Bank, American Red Cross, SAP America, Mobil, McDonald’s
Agency Experience: HJK&A, Ketchum Communications, Rosenthal, Greene & Campbell, DDB Needham, Arnold Worldwide. He has also consulted for many other agencies.
Select Account Experience: G4S, Avanade, GE, McDonald’s, Mobil, National Geographic, SAP America, Discovery Channel, US Internetworking, Chevy Chase Bank, American Red Cross, Hyatt Hotels, Tax Analysts, PIMA, DC United, Prince William Cannons, and the Rancho Cucamunga Quakes