Ivie Acquires RD&F Advertising

Ivie & Associates is excited to announce the acquisition of RD&F Advertising. RD&F is an award-winning, full-service agency with 14 years of experience supporting the health care, restaurant, retail, financial, education, packaged goods and construction industries. The leadership team of CEO Mark Davis, President & Executive Producer Jimmy Richardson and Executive Creative Director J Frederick will continue to oversee day-to-day operations of RD&F’s current client base.

“RD&F Advertising is a tremendous addition to Ivie,” said Ivie CEO and Founder Warren Ivie. “Their portfolio and track record of success touches a variety of complementary verticals for Ivie where our teams will be able to cross-collaborate to further develop innovative, efficient solutions for our clients. We have been fortunate to experience consistent growth producing double digit increases year-over-year and credit our associates’ unwavering commitment to serving our clients. This acquisition represents another avenue for us to continue our growth.”

Located in Addison, Texas, RD&F Advertising has 20 employees providing marketing and advertising services including market and budget planning; media planning, buying and placement; print procurement, production and distribution; creative development, design and production; television and radio broadcast production; digital, social and interactive marketing; promotions and special events; and research and strategy. Within their office, RD&F has an in-house professional editing suite for television, radio and music as well as a photography studio.

“We’re thrilled to have the opportunity to join Ivie,” Davis said. “Their culture, vision and values have made Ivie an industry leader in marketing and advertising services for more than 20 years, and we’re excited to join forces to carry both Ivie and RD&F to new heights.”

RD&F now joins CLM, BlueLeaf Digital, GreenLeaf Media Services, Graphic Image, Ivie Asia and China Printing Solutions under the Ivie family of companies. Ivie is a nationally certified WBENC women-owned business.