At Ruth Burke and Associates, everyone works together to ensure our clients' success. Our team is led by three partners: Sally O'Neill, Linda Norfleet, and Sarah Malone. Since purchasing the company from Ruth Burke in December 1999, each partner has brought her past experiences to this company and applied that knowledge in every stage of the media planning, buying and consulting service. Meet our partners more in depth:
Sally O'Neill - Sally joined Ruth Burke & Associates in 1988. Sally graduated from Rockhurst College in 1980 and her previous experience includes: Marketing Consultant at Leiweke & Company, Director of Advertising and Promotions for Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Mid-America. Email Sally
Linda Norfleet - Linda joined Ruth Burke & Associates in November 1992. Linda holds a degree in Marketing & Communications from Missouri State University (formerly Southwest Missouri State University) and an MBA in Marketing from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Previous experience includes: Media Director for John Leifer, Ltd., Media Supervisor for Valentine Radford and a Media Buyer/Planner for Farmland Industries. Email Linda
Sarah Malone - Sarah joined Ruth Burke & Associates in September of 1993. Sarah holds a BA in Journalism for the University of Kansas. Sarah was previously a Media Buyer/Planner with Barkley, Evergreen & Partners. Email Sarah
In addition to the agency partners, Ruth Burke and Associates has a full staff of buyers, planners, analysts plus a strong support staff to meet our client's needs. Together, we work to uphold the reputation of our company.