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Ketchum and Golden to lead next phase at Burdette Ketchum

Ketchum, Golden and Burdette

After 15 years of leadership, founder Karen Burdette is passing the torch to Will Ketchum and Patrick Golden to lead next phase of growth and client success.

Ketchum, a 12-year veteran of the firm, has been named president and CEO, and Golden, a founding member of the firm in 1996, has been promoted to executive creative director. Burdette will continue full time with the firm with special focus in the areas of vision setting, agency growth and business development as founder and chairman.

“As the firm closes in on a record year, now is the time to leverage our momentum with the next generation of leadership. Will is the consummate agency professional and has been leading clients and employees effectively his entire career. He is the perfect person to lead the firm as we move forward,” said Burdette. “Patrick is the rarest of talents and a creative leader in Northeast Florida. His leadership will continue to guide our creative staff to keep doing big things for our clients.”

Burdette Kketchum is a full-service marketing and creative solutions company based in Jacksonville. For more information, visit

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