Co-Host/The Advertising Show
As creator and co-host, Brad Forsythe brings 30 years of advertising, marketing and media experience to The Advertising Show. Brad began his career in broadcasting at Kansas City's KWKI-FM followed by Century Broadcasting's KSHE-FM in St. Louis and finally in Houston at General Cinema Corp's KRBE-FM. Having fulfilled successful stints at three top-rated major market radio stations, Brad decided to pursue a career in advertising. In 1980 he was hired as an Account Executive with the international advertising firm of Gray, O'Rourke, Sussman/Toronto, Houston, London. While working at Gray, O'Rourke's Houston offices, Forsythe was quickly promoted, rising to the title of Senior Vice President over the next three years.
With a strong entrepreneurial spirit Forsythe is currently leading three successful yet diverse companies. He resigned from Gray, O'Rourke in 1983 to co-found Forsythe & Butler, a full service advertising agency. Honored with numerous industry awards for creative excellence, Forsythe & Butler has built a solid reputation as an outstanding agency creating and executing successful campaigns for a variety of local, regional and national accounts.
Brad is creator and co-host of The Advertising Show, America's only globally delivered weekly program focusing on marketing, advertising, branding and media.
Forsythe provides consultative services for a variety of clients in media, package goods, retail and technology.