Spreadborough Gets Leopold Ketel Partnership

LOS ANGELES Leopold Ketel & Partners said it has named Amy Spreadborough a partner.

Spreadborough, 37, will retain her title of account director at the independent shop in Portland, Ore., and will continue to work on accounts such as ODS Health Plans, Emerita, LibertyBank, Anthro Technology Furniture, the Port of Vancouver and the Oregon State Fair. She reports to Leopold Ketel president John Russell and is one of five partners at the agency.

Spreadborough joined Leopold Ketel in 1997 as an advertising account manager. Previously, she spent two years as an advertising and public relations account supervisor at Cole & Weber and seven years in the public relations department at Gerber Advertising.

“Amy has been instrumental in the success of our agency,” Russell said in a statement. “As the agency has grown, so have her contributions to providing our clients with strategic thinking, top-quality service and account leadership.”

In addition to her agency experience, Spreadborough is a board member and the program director of the Portland Advertising Federation.

Leopold Ketel was founded in 1996. The shop claims capitalized billings of more than $9 million.