Position: Senior Associate
Professional Experience: 34 Years
Bachelor of Art / University of Kentucky / Fine Art / 1982
Minors in Music and Communications
Lyndhurst Foundation Grant Recipient
P.R. (Rob) Barber III has more than 30 years experience in marketing; public/media relations; advertising; motion picture film and video production; script, speech and copy writing; still photography; graphic design; illustration; and business administration.
Rob has written, produced and directed over 1,500 television commercials; 20 music videos; 2,600 radio commercials; 5 television programs and numerous corporate, industrial and marketing videos. He has photographed and designed more than 100 record album covers, 25 book covers, numerous print advertisements and promotional materials.
Rob began his professional career in Nashville, Tennessee, as a photographer and graphic designer, working with some of the top artists in the music industry. Rob worked for a time as an art director and writer with Carden & Cherry Advertising, during the height of their popular “Ernest & Vern” syndicated advertising campaign. In addition to aviation clients across the U.S., Rob has provided creative services for a number of national and large regional advertising accounts including Blue Cross & Blue Shield, Coca-Cola, Mello Yello, Sprite, A&W Root Beer, Modern Foods, Exxon Avitat, and HCA Hospital Corporation of America.
Rob brings creative energy and passion for excellence to every project.