9Rooftops recently welcomed Pardé Bridgett as Creative Director. Pardé brings over 15 years of experience to the agency and is an is an award-winning advertising copywriter, culture creator, and author. He has already proven to be a valuable addition to the agency, working to steer his creative visions with storytelling and insights across multiple brands, disciplines and teams for several 9Rooftops clients including Treasury Wine Estates’ 19 Crimes, Matua and Penfolds brands and The Coca-Cola Company’s Honest brand.
“Pardé has developed and executed many marketing and advertising programs that consistently yielded results across several different categories throughout his career,” said Derrick Rivers, VP + Creative Director at 9Rooftops. “With experience creating worlds in 30 seconds or less, writing 30 pages or more, or hosting his podcast, his creative direction always adds to colorful tales and unforgettable characters.”
Prior to joining 9Rooftops, Pardé worked as an advertising copywriter and director at Omnicom, Cashmere and Burrell Advertising, and he has developed 360º campaigns for AT&T, AriZona SunRise Hard Seltzer, Lexus, McDonald’s, and Disney. In addition to his career, he is the host and creator of LA’s #1 prep basketball podcast on the BLEAV Podcast network, Baseline.
“Whether I’m moving between strategic planning, or focusing on brand positioning, I have really enjoyed my time working with the 9Rooftops team so far,” said Pardé. “I’m going to continue utilizing best practices and the latest trends to attract, incite, and compel viewers to action, while also serving as a trusted advisor and confidant to client executives, management teams, organizational partners, and the rest of our staff.”
When Pardé is not hard at work writing, he can be found spending time with his wife Sharla and their two daughters, Hunter Skye and Hendrix Synclair. He and Sharla are highly regarded philanthropists that have supported various charities and political campaigns, and Pardé currently serves as an Advisory Board member for the Corporate Counsel Men of Color.
Headquartered in Chicago, IL, 9Rooftops is a bold, integrated marketing agency known for breakthrough creative that gets results. The agency uses data-fueled strategies to help brands rise above the competition, delivering culturally relevant, high-performance creative solutions that generate energy, action, and revenue— with the kind of speed the market demands. For more information about 9Rooftops, visit 9Rooftops.com, LinkedIn, Instagram @9Rooftops, Facebook or Twitter @9Rooftops.