BRIGHT+CO Marketing Appoints First Vice President of Client Services

Kim Gray Roberts

Kim Gray Roberts

Greenville, S.C. (January 20, 2022) – To continue to provide the highest levels of personalized service to its client during a period of rapid growth, Greenville-based full-service marketing communications firm BRIGHT+CO Marketing has hired its first vice president of client service. The agency has hired veteran marketing executive Kimberly Gray Roberts to fill this critical role.

Roberts comes to BRIGHT+CO with more than 20 years of experience in marketing, media planning and strategic consulting both on the agency and client side for a broad range of industries, including travel and tourism, retail, manufacturing, consulting services, automotive and nonprofit. She has helped develop and lead culturally and socially competent marketing efforts that have driven awareness, engagement and revenue growth for companies like Michelin, Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Michaels, Blue Bird Buses and GlaxoSmithKline. Known for her keen insights and ability to build and foster strong client relationships, she will work directly with the agency’s clients while also helping to coach and mentor the client services team. She holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Barry University in Miami, Fla.

“As BRIGHT+CO continues to grow, it’s important for us to stay true to our founding principles of offering top-notch client service and personal interaction with senior-level leaders who shepherd our relationships,” noted BRIGHT+CO Founder and CEO Jennifer Sutton. “Hiring Kim for this new position will ensure that clients not only get the critical expertise and counsel that they need from us, but that they feel valued, heard and understood at each step of the way. I know that everyone who works with Kim will come to respect and appreciate her insights and input as much as we already do.”

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BRIGHT+CO is a woman-owned, SC registered corporation with its principal office in Greenville, SC. Jennifer Sutton is the founder of the non-traditional agency model and believes that for any marketing campaign or program to be successful, both science and art need to be equally thought through and applied. This agency model allows the team to provide solutions in a manner that is much more contemporary, agile, cost-efficient and technologically savvy than other agencies. BRIGHT+CO provides the strategic acumen of the best consulting firms, the leadership and vision of the best CMOs, and the detailed execution of the best creative firms, where a cohesive and collaborative team is designed around the client’s needs and budgets. BRIGHT+CO’s clients include Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County, Renewable Water Resources, Uniroyal, Greenville Chamber, Lowes Foods, Milliken, Michelin, Harper Construction, Greenville Drive, and Far Niente Winery and its family of brands (Far Niente, Dolce, Nickel & Nickel, EnRoute, Bella Union and Post & Beam).

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