Francis Skipper Named Partner at 451 Marketing

Digital Marketing Expert Joins Agency Leadership

BOSTON, Jan. 19, 2016 — 451 Marketing, a fully integrated marketing, communications, and creative agency, today announced that EVP of Digital Marketing Francis Skipper has been named Partner. An innovative digital marketing professional with more than 15 years of experience, Francis has been a driving force behind building 451’s award-winning digital marketing practice.
“I’m excited to join the senior leadership team here at 451 Marketing,” said Skipper. “We have an amazing team of talented marketers who consistently develop creative solutions for our clients’ marketing challenges. I look forward to continuing to grow 451 and driving groundbreaking campaigns for our clients.”

Skipper is a trailblazer in the marketing industry who has lead cutting-edge integrated marketing campaigns for Fortune 500 companies in the consumer packaged goods, healthcare, pharmaceutical, consumer electronics, B2B, and retail spaces. Skipper joins the agency’s three other partners AJ Gerritson, Nick Lowe, and Tom Lee.

“Francis has been an integral part of 451 Marketing’s growth since joining the agency in 2011,” said AJ Gerritson, 451 Marketing founding partner. “His scientific approach to digital marketing and his ability to stay one step ahead of marketing trends help to ensure our continued success.”

A national agency with offices in Boston, New York, and Los Angeles, 451 marketing has been recognized for more than 35 awards over the past year for integrated campaigns and agency excellence. Clients include The Yankee Candle Company, Ericsson, AstraZeneca, and HP Hood.


Who is 451 Agency?

451 Agency knows it’s not about you or us, it’s about THEM…Your customers! By starting with consumer insights, our agency provides strategic creative, digital marketing and public relations campaigns that are compelling and engaging. Founded in 2004, 451 is one of the fastest growing independent agencies in the country with three offices and over eighty-five full-time staff. Winners of numerous industry awards for creative excellence, outstanding achievement in public relations, and innovation in digital marketing, 451 prides itself and credits its growth to the agency’s motto to always “exceed our clients’ expectations.”