Pittsburgh Shop Branches Out

Pittsburgh agency, Blattner Brunner has acquired Sawyer Riley Compton, one of Atlanta’s more well known creative shops.
According to Adweek, SRC was down to but 15 staffers and $20 million in billings (a great per employee billings ratio).
SRC is Blattner Brunner’s second acquisition in as many years. The shop acquired MHI in Washington, D.C., in September 2003.

About David Burn

Co-founder and editor of AdPulp. I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. I worked for seven agencies in five states before launching my own practice in 2009. Today, I am head of brand strategy and creative at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.

Comments

  1. Carl LaFong says:

    That’s a bit of a shocker, isn’t it? SRC did some terrific work. Weren’t they even featured in CA a few years ago? I wonder what happened. Anyone know?