Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Swanson Russell Promotes Finnegan to VP

LINCOLN, NE - Swanson Russell announces the promotion of Patrick Finnegan to vice president/account director in its Lincoln office.

Finnegan also joins the agency's Officers Council and will continue serving on the New Business Council. He joined Swanson Russell as associate account supervisor in 2013. An avid outdoorsman, Finnegan has worked extensively on outdoor recreation account teams including Gerber, Humminbird, Minn Kota, Nebraska Game & Parks Commission and SIG SAUER.

Finnegan formerly worked for Snitily Carr in Lincoln as director of account services. The Lincoln native holds a bachelor's degree in advertising from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

"Patrick is a true leader who has proven to be skillful in all facets of account service," said Dick Placzek, executive vice president/group account director. "His strategic development expertise and complete understanding of marketing principles add tremendous value for our clients."

Founded in 1962, Swanson Russell is a Nebraska-based marketing communications firm with offices in Lincoln and Omaha. In addition to working with local and regional clients, the full-service agency is nationally recognized for expertise in agriculture, health care, outdoor recreation, construction and the green industry. For more information about Swanson Russell's Real Connection™ approach to advertising, public relations, interactive and branding services, visit


Laura Duensing
Public Relations Coordinator
Swanson Russell
1202 P Street | Lincoln, NE 68508
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