Terry has a long and varied career of serving clients at every level of an organization, whether as a trusted advisor to top management or as a hands-on manager. At Pepsi Cola, he worked in sales & marketing, distribution, and operations. He later served as VP of Marketing and Communications at Nextel/Sprint. Terry then went to the agency world, serving as VP of Digital and Business Development at IPG’s Zipatoni. Prior to Bailey & Co., he ran his own marketing consultancy. With a love for strategy and knack for spotting trends, Terry began noticing back in 2007 how the changing expectations of consumers were forcing companies to re-evaluate how they do business—and how some companies were embracing this to drive growth. Which is what ultimately led him to start Bailey & Co. His experience with corporations, NGO’s, non-profits and government agencies uniquely positions him where profit, good, and policy all intersect.
Meredith brings a strong background in social media, marketing strategy, and execution to Bailey & Co. developed through her varied experiences in journalism, advertising, and higher learning. After graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Missouri, Meredith worked as a journalist for local television news stations where she spent her days pitching, writing, filming, and editing her own news stories and promoting them on social media. This provided a natural transition to advertising where she worked as a social community manager and later as an Account Executive. She then became a Marketing Communications Strategist at Washington University-St. Louis where she is currently working on her MBA. Meredith was introduced to Bailey & Co. when the agency participated in her marketing class at Washington University-St. Louis. She was drawn to the agency by the prospect of using her skills for organizations making a real difference in the world.
Todd’s twenty-four-year advertising journey has led him to stops around the country including Dallas, St. Louis, Seattle, Boston—and now St. Louis once again with Bailey & Co. Along the way he’s worked as a creative director and copywriter on a wide variety of national and global accounts for agencies like Arnold Worldwide, Publicis, The Richards Group, and CORE where he first worked with Mark Arnold. His work has been recognized at Cannes and other top award shows, including a bronze Effie for campaign effectiveness. Prior to Bailey & Co., Todd was a successful freelancer for agencies across the U.S. on brands including Ford, The Lincoln Motor Company, and Microsoft. He also holds a U.S. patent for a 24-ton Christmas tree made out of Jack Daniel’s whiskey barrels.
Orville is passionate about the art of communication in all its formats and mediums. As Digital Producer, Orville brings a diverse set of skills from social media to photography, video production, graphic design, and web design. He began honing his skills at an early age and was already freelancing as a photographer, videographer, and graphic designer while still in college. Orville hopes to use his talents to create a meaningful impact in the world. He is also passionate about encouraging and mentoring other Black youth interested in pursuing careers in advertising and other creative fields.
Ben brings two decades worth of deep knowledge and expertise of all things digital to Bailey & Co. He has worked as a digital creative director at both digital shops and at traditional ad agencies for brands including Nestle Purina, Intel, Microsoft, Disney/Pixar, NASCAR, Daytona International Speedway, Smuckers, and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Prior to Bailey & Co., Ben ran his own digital agency in St. Louis. Originally from the New York City area, Ben brings a diverse skillset and perspective. He is a strong ideator, strategic thinker, and UI/UX/visual designer who strives to create engaging brand experiences and applications that resonate and connect with consumers across the ever-evolving digital landscape.
Mark is a Creative Director and designer with over thirty years of experience in advertising, publishing, and film. Mark brings a strong eye for design, a true dedication to craft, and strategic thinking to all our clients at Bailey & Co. His resume includes two of the most respected agencies in America: TBWA\Chiat\Day and CORE. While Mark was at CORE the agency was named as one of the world’s Ten Most Creative Agencies by Graphis. Prior to Bailey & Co. Mark was a successful freelancer for companies, agencies, and film makers across the United States. In addition to documentary films and book publishing, he’s worked on just about every conceivable product and service for brands including AT&T, Gillette, Nestle Purina, and Indian Motorcycles.