PITTSBURGH — Complementing new business wins and growing agency capabilities, Gatesman welcomes four new hires to its Pittsburgh and Chicago offices. During the second and third quarters of 2022, the following young professionals joined Gatesman’s award-winning talent and culture.

Brittany Jarke, account management assistant account executive, joins the Gatesman team eager to grow as a marketing professional alongside a collaborative team. Through support on client accounts like Las Vegas Athletic Clubs and Pace Suburban Bus, Brittany uses exemplary skills in problem solving and time management to continuously deliver high-performing results across industries.

Halie Smith, PR/social media assistant account executive, joins Gatesman in a full-time capacity following a successful apprenticeship with the agency. Halie exhibits a passion and skill set in targeted storytelling that supports social media and communication strategies for accounts like CNX Foundation and SHOP ‘n SAVE.

Alex Hess, associate creative director, joins team Gatesman with the ambition to grow and execute creative thinking across client accounts and industries. In his new role, Alex leverages expertise in design, illustration, fine art and photography. Previous creative experience includes working at Carnegie Mellon University – Tepper School of Business and earning ‘Best Portfolio’ and ‘Employers Choice’ while pursuing his bachelor’s degree at The Art Institute of Pittsburgh.

Brady Warmbein, PR/social media assistant account executive, is a recent graduate from Kent State University where he strengthened his writing, strategic communications and digital marketing skills both in and out of the classroom. At Gatesman, Brady assists a variety of client sectors including nonprofit, home and building, public transportation and healthcare.

“Bringing in motivated, experienced talent to Gatesman creates greater opportunities for not only our new hires, but the agency as well,” said Shannon Baker, president, Gatesman. “As we expand our team and account roster, our ability to surpass client expectations grows stronger. We look forward to the support, success and fresh ideas our newest employees will deliver.”