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Brad Messinger

SVP, Client Service & Marketing

Brad Messinger is the Senior Vice President of Client Service & Marketing at Rise Interactive. He drives revenue by pursuing new business development, managing client relationships with a focus on connecting clients to new services, and improving client renewals through successful client outcomes. By integrating core client-facing functions under Messinger, Rise delivers remarkable experiences and superior results throughout the entire client life cycle.

Previously, he served as the director of marketing for Sun-Times Media, overseeing 41 brands in the portfolio, including its flagship Chicago Sun-Times property. Messinger was the 2016 recipient of the American Marketing Association’s 4 Under 40 - Emerging Leaders Award and currently serves on the Forrester Research Marketing Leadership Board.

He earned an MBA in marketing with high honors from Roosevelt University and a bachelor's degree in communications from Eastern Illinois University.