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Ernie-Achenbach
Director of Digital Strategy

As the Director of Digital Strategy, Ernie transforms digital brand and marketing objectives into actionable and successful plans by leading the strategy for websites, apps, campaigns, branding, and digital publications. His areas of expertise include creative direction and process, account and project strategy, cross-platform content planning, standards, and best practices, and industry applications and trends.

Clients look to Ernie as a trusted advisor and educator, while internal teams thrive under his focused leadership style. He promotes learning and sharing of experiences to expand knowledge, confidence, and cohesiveness. This effort results in smart, relevant, and effective executions to advance brands, grow accounts, and exceed client goals.

Ernie is a recognized leader within the Association and Non-profit space, and he is involved and regularly speaks at events, most notably with Association Media & Publishing. His background also extends well into corporations and public sectors and includes a wide array of business verticals.

Ernie’s agency experience, plus a diversity of well-known brand and account types, have resulted in 35+ industry awards. He has found that success comes from applying cross-disciplinary industry knowledge to new challenges, which allows him to incite conversations that explore perspectives and tactics to drive winning results. Notable clients include Cisco Systems, MOAA, U.S. Army, YMCA, Heifer International, and Atlas Brew Works.