The Partnership Hires Eric Hyman as Chief Marketing Officer

Top Atlanta Advertising and Digital Agency Continues Expansion

Atlanta, GA, April 21, 2012 --( The Partnership, one of Atlanta’s Top 25 advertising and digital marketing agencies according to The Atlanta Business Chronicle, has hired business development veteran Eric Hyman as chief marketing officer. Hyman will be responsible for all agency marketing activities and driving agency growth.

“2012 is shaping up to be a great year for The Partnership. We reached a point where the team felt it was time to add someone with a full-time focus on business development,” said David Arnold, founder and president of The Partnership. “We continue to evolve as an integrated marketing services agency and continue adding digital media, creative, strategy and social media talent to better help our clients grow. Eric is a great addition to the team.”

Hyman joins The Partnership from Networked Insights, a social media analytics firm. His digital, advertising and design experience includes more than 18 years with JWT. Hyman holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Marketing and Communications from Ithaca College.

“I’m pleased to be joining The Partnership, it is a great place to be for me,” said Eric Hyman. “We have a tremendous portfolio, strategic thinkers and top creative and media talent - all together - in a nimble Atlanta advertising agency. I’m looking forward to introducing the firm to clients across a range of industries.”

“We are very pleased to have Eric join the team,” said Jim Crone, EVP managing director at The Partnership. “He shares our passion for getting the right idea and getting the idea right.”

About The Partnership
The Partnership, Inc. is an integrated marketing services agency offering advertising, digital design, digital media and promotional marketing solutions. Founded in 1983, The Partnership is one of Atlanta's top 25 advertising agencies. The Partnership works with leading brands including ATC Financial, BLG Logistics, Carhartt, Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, Peach Pass, Sibling Group Holdings, Staybridge Suites, UHS-Pruitt Healthcare and Young’s Plant Farm. The Partnership team has been recognized for creative and media excellence by: AIGA, Addys, American Advertising Federation, CLIO Awards, Communication Arts, EFFIE Worldwide, New York Festivals, One Show, Radio Mercury, NY Art Director's Club, the Sawyer Award, & US Film Festival. For more information visit
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