2777 E. Camelback, Suite 300, Phoenix, Arizona 85016, United States

LAVIDGE Overview

Number of Employees
50 - 99
Minimal Budget
Average Hourly Rate
Year Founded
Meet LAVIDGE, an employee-owned ad agency specializing in discovering and communicating insights which engage, motivate and inspire. From building brand awareness to driving revenue and from positioning thought leaders to enhancing perceptions, it’s why we do what we do. Our unified marketing approach encompasses advertising, public relations, and digital marketing. And we’ve been doing it successfully since 1982 for clients in healthcare, real estate, education, technology, sports, personal care, food service, and government. Intrigued? Visit us at and get social with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.
2777 E. Camelback, Suite 300, Phoenix, Arizona 85016, United States

Areas of Expertise

  • Digital Marketing Expertise
  • PPC Expertise
  • Video Production Expertise
  • Web Design Expertise
Digital Marketing Expertise
Digital Marketing Expertise
  • Integrated Marketing
PPC Expertise
PPC Expertise
  • Baidu
Video Production Expertise
Video Production Expertise
  • Branded Video
Web Design Expertise
Web Design Expertise
  • eCommerce


  • President/CEO
    Bill Lavidge
    Named an ASU Distinguished Alumni and Advertising Person of the Year, Lavidge founded his namesake agency in 1982 and has grown it to one of the largest in Arizona.
  • Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
    Alicia Wadas
    Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
    Honored as one of the "Most Influential Women in Arizona Business," Wadas began at LAVIDGE in 2004 and has guided its management team as COO for the past 11 years.
  • Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
    Sandra Torre, CPA, CGMA
    Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
    With 20+ years of finance experience, Torre has helped grow LAVIDGE close to 300% since 2003, serving as CFO for the last 15 years.
  • Chief Creative Officer
    Bob Case
    Chief Creative Officer
    Named the first "Creative Director of the Year" by the Phoenix Ad Club, Case has been with LAVIDGE since 2000 and its CCO for the last 10.
  • Chief Innovation Officer
    Stephen Heitz
    Chief Innovation Officer
    Winning "Innovator of the Year" and Forbes "Best of the Web" awards, Heitz has led the Interactive team as Managing Director for more than 12 years.
  • Managing Director, Strategy
    Tim Trull
    Managing Director, Strategy
    Bringing 30 years of experience to LAVIDGE, Trull has developed strategic plans for agency clients since 2004, serving as Managing Director of Strategy since 2014.
  • Managing Director, Public Relations
    Anne Robertson
    Managing Director, Public Relations
    With 25+ years spent in publishing, journalism, corporate and agency Public Relations, Robertson has managed the agency PR department since 2007.
  • Managing Director, Business Development
    Dave Nobs
    Managing Director, Business Development
    Over his 25-year marketing career, Nobs has directed numerous high-profile campaigns. Now, he's leading the agency's business development, attracting top clients since 2010.
  • Managing Director, Media
    Betsey Griffin
    Managing Director, Media
    With 30+ years of experience in media buying and sales, Griffin is a master planner and negotiator. That's why she's led the agency Media team since 2003.
  • Office Manager
    Kathy Knudson
    Office Manager
    As a former social worker, Knudson puts others first. Since 2001, she's managed the agency office and provided staff with anything and everything they need to do their jobs.


  • APS
  • Arizona Commerce Authority
  • ASU
  • Author Solutions
  • Delta Dental
  • Iron Mountain
  • ISM Raceway
  • Sanctuary Resort & Spa
  • Volente Healthcare


  • AZ Big Media: Most Admired Companies, 2018
  • Phoenix Business Journal: COO of the Year, 2018
  • Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards, Video Animation
  • AZ Innovation Marketing Assn: 14 TIM Awards
  • Ranking Arizona: #1 Ad Agency, #1 PR Agency
  • 4 ADDY Awards from Phoenix Ad Club, 2018
  • Phoenix Business Journal: Top Ad Agency
  • Phoenix Business Journal: Top Interactive Firm