Industry News 1/14/2008

Factory Design Labs Promotes Tracy McInnes to President

Factory Design Labs Promotes Tracy McInnes to President

Tracy McInnes has been promoted to President of Factory Design Labs, effective immediately. She will be responsible for overseeing the agency's internal client-facing departments including Creative Services, Interactive Services, Marketing Services, Production Services and Account Services. McInnes was previously Vice President, Account Services at Factory.

Before joining Factory in 2005, McInnes was at Karsh & Hagan Communications and prior to that at Young & Rubicam in Chicago. Her portfolio of brands includes: The North Face, Winter Park, SCARPA, Audi of America, Airwalk, Oakley, Rawlings, The Colorado Lottery, Jim Beam, Knob Creek Bourbon, Vox™ Vodka, Sears Roebuck and Co.

"Tracy has developed a first class Account Services department at Factory during the past three years. At the same time, she has shown incredible skill in coordinating the activities of all client-facing initiatives," said Scott Mellin, CEO of Factory Design Labs. "As President, she will be responsible for managing our internal teams in our continuous effort to deliver world-class service, creative and marketing solutions."

"Factory has a continued focus on driving our partners' brands through highly-integrated campaigns," said Tracy McInnes. "I'm honored to have the opportunity to work with such a talented group of individuals in conjunction with an outstanding client roster."

A native to Colorado, with a true love for the outdoors, McInnes graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelor's degree in Social Sciences.

For more information on Factory Design Labs or Tracy McInnes and her new position, visit www.factorylabs.comor contact Jeff Giarraputo at