Sossaman Bateman Returns To Banking In Miss., Ala. Cities

ATLANTA: Sossaman Bateman & Associates in Memphis, Tenn., is back in the banking business with National Bank of Commerce, headquartered in Starkville, Miss. The ad budget is undisclosed.
SB&A won the account after a review of four undisclosed shops, said Wanda Bunch, senior vice president of marketing for the bank, which has 27 branches in 10 markets in Mississippi and Alabama.
The Cirlot Agency in Ridgeland, Miss., formerly handled the account.
SB&A will develop TV, print, radio and direct mail, as well as the client’s Web site.
“Getting back in the financial arena is great,” said SB&A president Ken Sossaman. He and vice president of account service Donna Gordy have extensive category experience. –Katy Eckmann