Mary Meder has been president of Harmelin Media since 2002 and is a 25-year veteran of the agency. Under her leadership, Harmelin Media has more than doubled in billings in less than 10 years, growing to more than $450 million annually.
The agency is now one of the largest independent buying agencies in the United States. Marquee clients added during her tenure as president include the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, DexOne, Sara Lee, Regions Bank and America’s Best Contacts and Eyeglasses.
Mary has spearheaded the company’s diversification and led the executive team to develop online and sports marketing divisions that today account for $50 million in annual billings.
Much of Harmelin Media’s ongoing growth and success can be attributed to Mary’s leadership, remaining true to its founding principles of strategy, creativity and innovation, while providing the highest level of customer service in the industry.
Mary is the past chairman of the Board of Directors for Special Olympics Pennsylvania, and President of the Philadelphia Ad Club. She is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University.
Mary has been part of the Harmelin Media team since 1987.