Automotive Advertising Agency | Graham Oleson

AN AUTOMOTIVE ADVERTISING AGENCY DRIVEN BY PASSION

We are the auto advertising agency comprised of auto enthusiasts, advocates and experts. We have been living and breathing automotive advertising for the past 40 years. We are passionate, driven people who drive traffic to your dealership. When you think Graham Oleson, think digital innovators, creative storytellers, and strategic media buyers. Our creative is captivating, informative and unique. We do not believe one size fits all.

At Graham Oleson, our objective is simple. We create engagement with your brand, your dealership and most of all, your customers.

Our production company, Windstar Studios, is located in Graham Oleson headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Our center includes a 2,000 square foot soundstage, five editing suites, and a complete recording studio. Our focus on automotive, our facility and combined experience working as a team make our agency one of the most efficient production resources in the automotive world.

We have been elevating automotive advertising and delivering results since 1978.

 
Graham Oleson, Advertising Agencies & Counselors, Colorado Springs, CO

MISSION

To be THE most trusted automotive marketing leader that continually raises the bar with impactful creative, measurable value, and more car sales.

Our core values

  • Think big
  • Do the right thing
  • Exceed expectations
  • Have fun

Leadership

Kirk Oleson
C.E.O.
Kirk Oleson

25+ years experience — After graduating from the University of Wisconsin in 1989, with a Masters of Business Administration degree in Marketing, Kirk began working for Ford Motor Company as Direct Sales Representative and worked his way through all the positions in the regional office finishing his career with Ford as Regional Marketing Manager. Kirk came to Graham Oleson in 1998 as Client Services Manager, heading up new business development and was quickly promoted to Chief Operating Officer. In 2006, Kirk was named CEO. Kirk has a unique perspective on automotive marketing working both with the manufacturers and the dealers. Kirk is a very hands on leader ensuring Graham Oleson always stays in touch with our clients.

Rachel McCormack
President
Rachel McCormack

17+ years’ experience — Rachel has spent the majority of her career developing and implementing marketing and advertising campaigns for clients of all types, including companies such as American Express, The Ritz- Carlton, Alaska Air, and numerous auto dealerships. In 2013 Rachel rejoined Graham Oleson to head up the Honda account team. She became our Vice President over account services and now serves as our President. Rachel is extremely passionate about not only managing client relationships, but making sure we serve as an extension of the client’s marketing and sales teams. She isn’t satisfied until a client’s goals are met or exceeded.

Account Executive Team

Creative Team

  • Chairman and Founder
    Jerry Graham
  • Associate Creative Director Jeremy Graham
    ASSOCIATE CREATIVE DIRECTOR
    Jeremy Graham
  • Tim Atnip, Associate Creative Director at Graham Oleson
    ASSOCIATE CREATIVE DIRECTOR
    Tim Atnip
  • Ray Louie, Senior Graphic Designer at the Graham Oleson Automotive Advertising Agency
    SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER
    Ray Louie
  • Carlos Malache, Graham Oleson Creative Team
    Producer/Production Manager
    Carlos Malache
  • Chris Frees, Digital Designer on the Creative Team
    Designer
    Chris Frees

Digital & Traditional Media Team

  • Executive Vice President
    Rhonda Maehara
  • Digital Director
    Eric Olson
  • Maria Walker, of Graham Oleson’s Traditional/Digital Media Department
    Integrated Media Director
    Maria Walker
  • Digital Strategist
    Joel Cox
  • SENIOR MEDIA ACCOUNT MANAGER
    Evie Willis
  • Georgia Schreiner of the Digital & Traditional Media Team at Graham Oleson
    Senior Media Account Manager
    Georgia Schreiner
  • Melanie Mogey of the Digital & Traditional Media Team at Graham Oleson
    Senior Media Account Manager
    Melanie Mogey
  • MEDIA COORDINATOR
    Meredith Griffin
  • Digital Strategy Manager James Burge
    Digital Strategy Manager
    James Burge
  • Digital Campaign Manager
    Samantha Mclay
  • Kyle Brattlof, Digital Coordinator
    Digital Analyst
    Kyle Brattlof

Accounting Team

  • C.F.O.
    Linda Harl
  • Controller
    Tara Klein
  • Accounting Clerk
    Elizabeth Bennett
  • Accounting Clerk
    Carly Martinez
  • Accounting Clerk
    Margarita Mcquade
  • Accounting Clerk
    Danielle Wanner
  • Kelly Atnip - Graham Oleson Accounting Team
    Accounting Clerk
    Kelly Atnip
  • Accounting Clerk
    Hazel Reaves

Support Team

  • Robert Cochran - Support Team Member at Graham Oleson
    IT Director
    Robert Cochran
  • Receptionist
    Kim Wortley
  • Payroll/HR Administrator
    Karen Neaves
  • IT
    Nate Galbreath
  • Facilities
    Chris Graham

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