Nelson Schmidt: Adds Jen Merrigan to account service team

Contact: Rachel McCormick

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MILWAUKEE – May 11, 2011 – Nelson Schmidt Inc., a leading full-service marketing communications agency, announced today that it has expanded its account service team with the addition of Jen Merrigan, senior account executive.

Merrigan will be primarily responsible for providing strategic guidance and day-to-day client support, including project management, media planning and analysis, website redesign and tradeshow support.

“Jen has a wealth of experience across all facets of client service offerings and will be an integral part to our team,” said Cody Pearce, vice president account management. “Her years of experience working on global brands will bring tremendous value to our customers.”

For the past six years, Merrigan has worked in Chicago on a number of technology and healthcare focused clients. She was responsible for strategy and planning, branding, advertising and interactive programs for both business-to-business and business-to-consumer accounts.

Merrigan earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration with an emphasis on marketing and international business in 2004 from Loyola University, Chicago, Ill.

About Nelson Schmidt Inc.:

Nelson Schmidt Inc. is a full-service marketing communications agency located in Milwaukee’s central business district with a second office in Madison, Wis. Founded in 1971, Nelson Schmidt was named one of the top marketing firms in the U.S. by BtoB Magazine for the past five years. Its clients include Alliance Laundry Systems, ADP, Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Honeywell, McKesson and Northwestern Mutual. Nelson Schmidt is a member of MAGNET, the Marketing & Advertising Global Network of 300 agencies in 70 different countries; the American Advertising Federation; The Public Relations Society of America; and the Business Marketing Association.

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