Ashley joined Oden in 2003 as an Account Supervisor and currently serves as our Vice President, Digital Marketing. Ashley channels her fascination with psychology and passion for technology into her role, ensuring that our digital strategies keep pace with best practices and emerging trends. Ashley also shares responsibility for leading and mentoring our account team and driving business development. Ashley works remotely from Greenville, SC, where she is an active member of the Junior League.
Vice President/Chief Financial Officer
Todd came to Oden in 1998 as Accounting Manager and was promoted to Vice President and CFO in 2007. Prior to Oden, Todd worked at Arthur Andersen, Sara Lee, Media Services, International Paper, and Skywire.
As CFO, Todd keeps Oden on a solid foundation, making sure we have the infrastructure and bandwidth for optimum operation. He handles our financial, accounting, human resources, legal, and administrative functions, and is a trusted advisor for Oden team members.
Todd is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the Tennessee Society of CPAs. He’s also a certified Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest judge.
Bill joined Oden as VP in 1986 and was named CEO in 1996 when founder Dale Oden retired. Prior to Oden, Bill was VP of Marketing at First Tennessee Bank, where he had worked for 18 years.
Today Bill charts the course of the agency. He’s heavily involved in business development and is passionate about fostering leadership within Oden to keep us relevant and future-focused.
Bill served on the board of the Association of Professional Design Firms (APDF) for eight years, leading the organization as President 2008–2009. He is a board member and chairs the Marketing Council of ArtsMemphis.
Bret joined Oden in 1980 as a designer. He served as Vice President of Design and Senior Vice President before being named Chief Creative Officer in 1996 upon the retirement of founder Dale Oden.
Today Bret drives our creative vision and ensures the overall quality of our work. A go-to problem solver and mentor, Bret cultivates a collaborative and stimulating culture that allows our team to thrive and grow.
Bret is an ardent supporter of Oden’s philanthropic work with children’s organizations and finds great satisfaction when we are able to contribute our unique expertise to help worthy causes.
Tina Lazarini Niclosi
Principal/Executive Vice President
After joining Oden as an Account Supervisor in 1993, Tina served as Vice President/Account Services and Senior Vice President before assuming her current role as EVP in 2006.
Today Tina leads our account team and is a driving force in business development. A valuable resource for creating client strategies, Tina helps ensure that projects are not only individually successful, but also meet clients’ business objectives.
Tina is a board member of both Le Bonheur Club and the House Corporation of Delta Gamma at University of Memphis.