Airport Authority Board Approves Selection of RedRover - Memphis Daily News - 9/18/14

Thursday, September 18, 2014

MEMPHIS, TN (September 18, 2014) – The Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority Board of Commissioners today approved the selection of Memphis-based RedRover Company LLC this morning as the organization’s new marketing and public relations firm.

RedRover will work with Airport Authority officials to create branding and communications strategy, marketing, advertising, media relations, and community affairs. The firm will also oversee the redesign of the Memphis International Airport’s (MEM) website.

“These are exciting times here at MEM and we look forward to working with RedRover to communicate our positive advancements to the local community, the region and the world,” said Scott Brockman, President and CEO.

“Our team has a strong appreciation for the economic impact the Airport Authority has on our city,” said Lori Turner-Wilson, RedRover CEO. “As a Memphis-based firm, we’ve always felt as though we had an equity stake in its future. The vision for the airport is clear, and we fully believe there is a bright future ahead. We look forward to playing a part in telling that story.”

The contract is expected to be finalized by October 1.