We Are Brick House Marketing

A full-service advertising firm located in Tampa, Florida.

Our Mission

Impact is Key at Brick House Marketing! We listen to our Clients’ needs to target ideal consumers and drive traffic, leads and sales through proven strategy. Our team has the expertise to transform your brand while providing great value. Client success and satisfaction is always our focus.

Who We Are

Brick House Marketing, Inc. is a full-service advertising firm located in Tampa, Florida. Principals have more than 50 years of combined experience in all facets of the marketing and advertising arena spanning many industries. Previous experience with Clients such as Publix Supermarkets, KFC, Marriott, Tobacco Free Florida, Checkers, United States Army, Southeast Toyota, Key Bank, Inland Homes, Danka, CNN, HLN, TBS and Fox Sports.

Our Team

Bob Murphy

Bob Murphy is President of Brick House Marketing and has over 20 years of experience that includes working at Turner Broadcasting in Atlanta as well as 22 Squared and Fox Sports in Tampa.

He has both agency and broadcast marketing/sales experience and is committed to developing exceptional long-term relationships with Clients and media partners. Bob especially enjoys the challenge of helping Clients meet their goals. Bob is a Tampa native who loves fishing and is involved in many Tampa Bay area charities both personally and on behalf of our Clients.

Denise Essex

Denise Essex has vast experience in account management leadership roles while serving Clients at Young & Rubicam New York, Lipphardt Agency and 22 Squared in Tampa. She directs projects from inception to completion. Denise performs research and develops creative strategy to include everything from brand identity to final production.

She likes learning about our Clients’ industries to gain a broader view of competitive trends. Denise is a Florida native from Miami and the proud mother of twin boys. When she is not cheering them on at the ball fields, she supports many local charities. She currently serves as the past-President and current Board Member of the St. Vincent de Paul Society providing assistance to those in need in the Tampa Bay community.

Erica Allen

Erica Allen is proficient in broadcast buying with more than 10 years of experience. Media is her second language! She places schedules, negotiates the best value, and conveys our Clients’ messages to a targeted audience. Erica gets satisfaction from navigating the media on behalf of the Clients.

Relationship building and consumer communications are her specialties. This practitioner in media enjoys motherly fun too. She spends quality time baking for or singing to her two children, and she too, is a Tampa native.

Sarah Gremer

Sarah Gremer has been navigating the world of digital marketing for over 10 years with a focus in Paid Search, SEO and Paid Social.

While she, like the rest of the team, thrives in sunny Florida, she spent some time in Chicago, Detroit and New York to lead strategy and account management for a variety of advertisers across many different industries including retail, pharmaceutical, CPG and luxury automotive.

Sarah balances work by spending time off with her two children, exploring downtown Tampa and enjoying year-round beach weather.

Our Services

Brick House Marketing covers all aspects of communication including consumer messaging and business-to-business marketing. Scope of work highlights:

  • Research
  • Brand positioning and strategy
  • Advertising and communications strategy
  • Creative development (Logo, Print/Direct Mail, OOH, Radio and TV)
  • Internal and corporate communications
  • Media strategy, planning and buying/negotiating
  • Social/Mobile and digital media
  • Website development, search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM)
  • Product/Service development

Please contact us to talk about how we can help you reach your goals.