Middlebury, VT – July 9, 2018 Press Forward, the Vermont-based media agency focused on outdoor sport, sustainability, and adventure travel, has hired Jud Bartlett as Media Director. Jud comes to Press Forward with nearly twenty years of brand development and marketing experience, having founded and sold his own creative agency, which served clients in outdoor sport, health, education and travel. He assumes direction of Press Forward’s media buying and planning efforts, including oversight of the Press Forward Exchange, a proprietary digital active media trading desk with real time bidding technology.
“As Press Forward continues to grow, adding Jud to our team is a testament to how quickly the media landscape is changing and shifting,” described Press Forward founder, Andrew Gardner. “Jud’s fluency in media design, advertising and digital marketing will elevate our interactions with clients to ensure we’re offering the best results possible.”
Prior to Press Forward, Jud acted as an independent consultant helping companies address brand challenges.
“Joining the Press Forward team is a perfect way to put my experience to use. I’m thrilled at the agency’s interdisciplinary approach in their work and I’m a big fan of the brands we represent,” Jud described.
A committed skier and year-round adventurer, Jud spends his time exploring North America on two wheels or four. He lives in Cornwall, Vermont, with his wife, daughter and son.
About Press Forward
Press Forward connects with the active lifestyle market through public relations, media buying, and thoughtful content creation. To learn more about Press Forward work and clients, visit www.pressforwardpr.com.