Digital Agency Morrison Names Richard Evelyn Group Account Director

Staff Report From Metro Atlanta CEO

Monday, July 9th, 2018

Morrison announced that Richard Evelyn has joined the agency as Group Account Director. As a member of the firm’s leadership team, Evelyn will be responsible for managing strategic client counsel and services.

“Richard is a driven creative marketer and collaborator,” says agency chairman Bob Morrison. “He has a broad range of expertise in developing and implementing effective campaigns for well-known brands, including NAPA Auto Parts, Southern Company, Quikrete, Cryovac, and Synovus, and his management style and experience make him a great fit for Morrison – not only for our clients but as a mentor for our growing staff.”

Evelyn brings more than 25 years’ experience to Morrison, most recently serving as vice president and account director at Fitzgerald+CO. Throughout his career, he has managed successful integrated campaigns in both consumer and B2B categories, including building and construction, retail, banking, financial services, consumer durables, automotive, energy, consumer education, and telecommunications. Evelyn holds a B.A. from the University of Georgia Henry W. Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communications.

“Morrison’s reputation as one of Atlanta’s most established and respected independent agencies made the decision to join this team an easy one,” said Evelyn. “Their strong strategic and creative capabilities, as well as truly integrated digital development expertise puts the agency in an elite category. I’m excited to get started.”