Agency News April 23, 2019

inferno announces new partner


MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 23, 2019 – inferno, a full-service advertising, public relations, design and digital marketing firm, has appointed Colleen Radish as agency partner. Radish joins partners Dan O’Brien, Michael Overton and Tim Sellers, who founded the agency in 1999.

“Over the past 14 years, Colleen has grown to be a critical member of the leadership team, supervising the growing account service department and managing our existing roster of clients,” said Dan O’Brien. “We are excited to add her voice and talents to the partnership and look forward to her continued success on behalf of the agency and our clients.”

This organizational move is part of the agency’s overall plan for strategic growth, as inferno prepares to celebrate its 20th anniversary this year. In her role as partner, Radish will share oversight of the agency’s client services and project management responsibilities, among others.

“inferno has been home to me for 14 years, and I am honored to be joining the three founding partners,” said Radish. “I believe in the inferno business model and our talented team, and look forward to continued growth in this role.”

Radish joined the agency in 2005 as an account executive and quickly transitioned to account manager. Most recently, she served as account supervisor, overseeing the work of the account service team and guiding policies and procedures within the department. During that time, the agency has enjoyed significant growth, both within its internal teams and throughout its client relationships.

Radish received a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Saint Louis University. She is a graduate of the Leadership Memphis Executive Program and has volunteered with several organizations throughout the Mid-South, most notably with the American Cancer Society.