Kirsten Atkinson joined the Walton Isaacson agency as VP of Media and Branded Integration. Prior, she served as media director at Team One.
Of Atkinson’s promotion, Aaron Walton, Walton Isaacson co-founder and partner said, “Kirsten’s experience across platforms and media as well as cultures is a perfect match with our agency’s DNA. In particular, we are keen on her ability to traverse traditional channels along with branded entertainment and experiential.”
Walton Isaacson co-founder Cory Isaacson added, “Kirsten brings a creative sensibility to our media practice that overlays perfectly with our rich, diverse culture. We are extremely excited about adding Kirsten to our team and anticipate big things coming from the new dynamic created with our existing mix of talent.”
Her career began at Starcom Worldwide and since then, she’s worked on several high profile accounts such as Miller Brewing Co., Nissan North America, Mitsubishi Automotive, and Symantec Corp. In 2012, she was part of a team that won Adweek’s “Media Plan of the Year” for launching a Lexus GS automotive campaign.
A graduate of Clark Atlanta University, Atkinson has worked in the advertising industry for 15-plus and her experience ranges from branded entertainment to emerging media to new social platforms.