Category: News


Staff Spotlight: Thomas Manley

MEET THOMAS, CREATIVE MAESTRO CREATIVE DEPARTMENT ART/CREATIVE DIRECTION & DESIGN Thomas Manley, Art Director and maestro on all things creative for Focal Point Marketing, draws from his experiences in the Seattle and Spokane markets to conjure up new and exciting design solutions for our clients. Thomas developed his skills at The Art Institute of Seattle,... Continue reading 


Staff Spotlight: Caitlin Arstein

MEET CAITLIN, ADVERTISING AUTHORITY MARKETING DEPARTMENT ADVERTISING SPECIALIST & MEDIA PLACEMENT Caitlin’s gentle demeanor and sweet personality are a perfect compliment to her drill sergeant work ethic. As a member of our marketing and advertising team, this meticulous Gonzaga University business graduate and standout volleyball player knows full well that the average American consumer is... Continue reading 


Staff Spotlight: Eric Higginbotham

MEET ERIC, VIDEO VIRTUOSO CREATIVE DEPARTMENT VIDEO PRODUCTION ARTIST & MULTIMEDIA SPECIALIST Unofficially, Eric’s middle name is Geterrdone, because he seems to churn out anything we ask of him, including (but not limited to) videography, video and audio editing, motion graphics, graphic design, production grip, or even shaving all the hair off his arms. His... Continue reading 


Staff Spotlight: Theresa Long

MEET THERESA, MARKETING MOM-A-GER MARKETING DEPARTMENT MANAGING PARTNER - MARKETING STRATEGY & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Theresa has been breaking the mold in the marketing industry for over 18 years. She earned her degree in Marketing & Accounting with a Masters in Business Administration from Washington State University. Theresa has served as vice-president for a marketing research... Continue reading 


Staff Spotlight: Derek Nelson

MEET DEREK, DIVINE DESIGNER CREATIVE DEPARTMENT DESIGN SPECIALIST & WEB DEVELOPMENT The ideal designer is someone who has exceptional creative talent, a problem-solver’s mentality and is highly versatile. Enter Derek. Derek brings with him a bevy of creative influence that is unique and stands out from a sea of look-a-likes and been-there-done-that’s. And he’s fluent... Continue reading 


Staff Spotlight: Anna Manley

MEET ANNA, RAD-MINISTRATOR MARKETING DEPARTMENT ADMINISTRATIVE & MARKETING SPECIALIST Anna is the hard-working engine that keeps our office running smoothly (and that’s no small task). She’s an Eastern Washington University alum and a former elementary school teacher – which explains why she has the patience to handle the multiple personalities in our office! If someone... Continue reading 


Staff Spotlight: Mitch Lewis

MEET MITCH, MULTIMEDIA MAGICIAN CREATIVE DEPARTMENT MANAGING PARTNER – VIDEO & AUDIO PRODUCTION, PHOTOGRAPHY + MORE Mitch has been producing video/audio in the Tri-Cities since 1987. He has accumulated much of his experience working at KNDU-TV, KEPR-TV, FOX-TV, Charter Media, Imageworks, and Managing Partner with PS Media. Mitch has won numerous local, regional and national... Continue reading 


Creative: Our Secret Weapon?

IT'S NOT MUCH OF A SECRET, REALLY. CREATIVE COLLABORATION IS KEY Since we’ve opened our doors, Focal Point has brought home a number of advertising awards for clients. So what’s our secret? Teamwork. Collaboration. Two heads are better than one, and so on. Yep, it's that simple. Even when our schedules are overflowing, we still... Continue reading 


Calling all Actors!

We’re looking for actors, extras, models & voice talent Focal Point Marketing is looking for local talent of all ages to be featured in television commercials and other advertising. The auditions will be added to our actor database and if you’re selected for a role, you’ll be compensated for your work. It’s that easy! If... Continue reading 


Summer Hours 2013

SUMMER: WE WORK HARD, AND PLAY HARDER Announcing Focal Point's 2013 Summer Hours MONDAY - THURSDAY: 7:30am - 5:30pm FRIDAY: 8:00am - Noon Summer hours will last through Labor Day weekend (August 31) resuming regular business hours on September 3. If you'd like to BBQ with us on a Friday afternoon, give us a call... Continue reading