Connie Clary

Founder/Chief ADvisor

Connie Burtcheard is nationally recognized as The 21st Century ADvisor to the Advertising Industry. As Chief ADvisor and founder of Agency ADvisor, she has worked with over 600 clients. Her clients typically are advertising and graphic design firms, in-house creative studios and advertisers.

Connie founded and is the primary contributor to The Advisor, a publication that focuses on the advertising industry.

With over 20 years in the advertising industry, Connie has managed almost every facet of the advertising business including ownership. She has worked with major brands including Westin Hotels, Charter Hospitals, Procter and Gamble and General Mills. Her current client list includes Hallmark Cards, Black & Decker, Sprint, ING Financial, as well as numerous nationally- recognized advertising agencies.

She has also worked with hundreds of agencies across North America to successfully implement many agency management systems, including Clients & Profits®, Advantage™ and Creative Manager Pro/Workamajig®. Connie’s in-depth knowledge these systems allows her to be sure each client’s agency management system matches its workflow.

Connie holds a BBA in marketing from the University of Texas and an MBA with a specialty in accounting and finance and is currently ABD (All But Dissertation) in her Doctorate of Management.