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Meet The Partners

Tal Harry

It seems like Tal Harry was born at Richter7. He began his career here as an intern and now serves as CEO, while also serving as the account director for multiple clients. Tal’s forte is providing marketing smarts and strategic guidance for Richter7’s clientele, including: SelectHealth, Utah’s Hogle Zoo and Papa Murphy’s. But Tal’s experience also includes long stints guiding the advertising efforts of major travel and destination entities.

Walt McRoberts

Walt always felt he was born to be a stock broker. He loves finance, enjoys the world of analytics and has a knack for predicting trends and behaviors. Fortunately, he discovered that the advertising industry entails all those activities. But he also happens to be a media guru by training. He has strategized, purchased and analyzed media outcomes for clients in the fields of travel, tourism, retailing, healthcare, energy, food, auto, financial, real estate and others.

Scott Rockwood

Now semi-retired, Scott continues to guide clients in identifying their brand messaging and persona. His work has been written about by ADWEEK, Ad Age, Creativity, Communication Arts, Brand Week and the Wall Street Journal. He has also been a guest columnist for ADWEEK providing commentary on Super Bowl ads, and he received the highest award given by the American Advertising Federation for advancing the standards of advertising.

Dave Newbold

Heralded by ADWEEK as a “creative star,” Dave's strategy-based approach to creativity has been utilized by such entities as American Express, Foot Locker, Major League Baseball, 7UP, Boy Scouts of America, and other major brands. Dave is a past president of the Utah Advertising Federation, a recipient of the AAF Silver Medal Award and was named Creative Director of the Year by that organization. His creative work has received accolades from the AAF, Communication Arts, Emmy Awards, Clios, New York Festivals and others.

Our Clients

Since 1971, we've done consumer and business-to-business marketing for companies scattered across the U.S. That includes Hawaii, thank goodness. We have major experience with major brands—and with minor brands we're helping to become major.

We've been committed to service for decades

  • 'They’re not the biggest, but creatively, they’re among the brightest…the work is always fresh.'
    CREATIVITY Magazine
  • 'At Richter7, character shows in the work, and in the people who produce it.'
    U.S. Ad Review
  • 'The agency has been the focus of articles in ADWEEK, Communication Arts, and others, all of which serve as a measure of how the unbiased industry press feel about the agency’s growing stature as a regional powerhouse.'
  • 'If you are looking for an agency that can handle everything you need done with confidence, you will do well with Richter7. Their award-winning work speaks for itself.'
    Lane Beattie
    President & CEO, Salt Lake Chamber
  • 'Zions Bank has trusted Richter7 to help execute its marketing campaigns for more than 10 years. There is no one who understands the elements of branding, as well as what it takes to grow a business through branding, better than Richter7.'
    Scott Anderson
    President and Chief Executive Officer, Zions Bank
  • 'We are incredibly thankful for the passion and insights your team has shared with us. You pushed us in directions no one in our organization would have ever gone and...our sales and guest counts are increasing in fairly dramatic ways.'
    Jason Sokol
    Director of Retail Marketing, Associated Food Stores
  • 'Through both our strategic and annual planning, Richter7 has helped us define our brand, develop outstanding creative to leverage that brand, and utilized media planning and buying to gain the maximum impact with our advertising messages.'
    Thomas Callanan
    Vice President, Workers Compensation Fund of Utah
  • 'Your finest work yet; and that’s saying a lot based on all the great work you’ve done for us, that has been recognized for its excellence, over the years.'
    Craig Dinsmore
    Executive Director, Hogle Zoo
    (speaking about a recent ad campaign)

One Of Our Many Awards

3000+ Regional ADDYS Awards
Have Been Awarded Over the Last 10 Years

Of those, we've won over 800.

Competitor Avg

We're consistent too, Richter7 wins more per year than any other Utah based agency.

Positions Open

Account Manager
We’re seeking: a proven Account Manager with an eagerness to continue developing their strategic planning skills. Our ideal candidate will have strong written and verbal communication skills; have an understanding of data tracking and reporting; love to learn our clients' businesses; can thrive in a team environment; and is proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint. You must be able to successfully juggle multiple projects at a time, paying very careful attention to ensure that all deadlines and budgets are met. You will need at least two years of recent and relevant agency account management experience. Practical knowledge in digital marketing, traditional media, database and social media marketing is a must.

Key areas of responsibility include

  • Day-to-day management of client projects and budgets.
  • Managing the delivery of assets for multiple advertising campaigns, including traditional media, digital marketing and/or fully integrated campaigns.
  • Ability to think and work independently while still operating under agency best-practice guidelines.
  • Attentive to details with the ability to juggle multiple client demands.
  • Budget management through Excel spreadsheets.
  • Following up with team members to ensure that deadlines are being met.
  • Develop Work Briefs for asset development.
  • Works, as requested, on new business activities.

Qualifications / Education

  • At least 2 years in agency environment
  • Experience managing teams, budgets and projects
  • Strong writing, communication and problem solving skills
  • Expert user of MS Office, particularly PowerPoint and Excel

So what’s in it for you? A first-class work environment at a nationally recognized ad agency, appreciative clients, a nice paycheck and all the pistachios you can eat. That’s called the good life. Send an introductory email and resume to Marcia Winn.
Integrated Media Buyer
We are currently looking to hire a media buyer and we are considering all experience levels. The Media Buyer works closely with the Media Director to fulfill client objectives through media buying. This person will be given high level training to properly understand all media types. Additionally, this person will be trained in both traditional and digital media buying. Digital and planning experience will be considered a plus, but are not required.

  • Buy media in Traditional and Digital landscape
  • Paid digital includes social, programmatic, video and more.
  • Negotiate and secure pricing for media buys
  • Negotiate and secure added value for media buys
  • Responsible for maintenance of traffic, program changes, budget revisions, makegoods and credits as necessary
  • Lead in stewardship of invoicing and follow through on discrepancies
  • Create and maintain professional relationships with sales reps and management teams
  • Perform other functions/duties as necessary or assigned

Digital experience a plus.
  • Great verbal and written communication skills.
  • Great presentation skills; written, speaking and visual.
  • Clear and concise writing abilities of objectives, strategies and tactics.
  • Interest in and the ability to self-educate on emerging media.
  • Responsiveness, responsibility, problem solving, thought leadership/proactivity, organization/efficiency.
  • Strategic Effectiveness: initiative, handling, thought leadership, long-term thinking, plans optimization.
  • Negotiation & budgeting.
Attention to detail. Personal project management including the ability to self-motivate. Required software experience includes MS Office with advanced Excel and the desire to learn other tools such as Strata

If you’ve got the goods, contact Walt McRoberts