Marketers today face greater complexities than ever before — from competitive overlap and clutter in every medium to changing consumer habits and newly emerging touchpoints. Our mission is to simplify all of the complexities your brand faces into a captivating, compelling and approachable message that invites conversation, earns trial, grows sales and builds loyalty.


Highmark Olympics Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
American Diabetes Month American Diabetes Association
Get Marked. General Nutrition Center
Outdoor Magellan GPS
Service Campaign PPG Architectural Coatings
Living Language: The Accent is on You. Random House
iConsciousness Bricolage Strata
Holiday Campaign First Commonwealth Bank
Floor Finder Lumber Liquidators

Client Partners


  • Brian Bronaugh
    Brian Bronaugh
    Brian Bronaugh President Brian is the president of Mullen Pittsburgh and serves as the agency’s executive creative director. Before that, he was busy collecting kudos from both clients and award show judges as Creative Director. Since 1990, Brian has been an integral part of the agency’s growth from a successful creative boutique to the operation it is today. He is driven to build the agency and provide resources to meet the demands of the ever-changing communications and business landscape for our clients.X  Close
  • diane-walter
    Diane Walter VP, Director of Digital Operations Diane joined Mullen in 2013 as Director of Digital Operations. With over 20 years of experience on agency and client teams, Diane is truly a digital native. She developed ad products for one of the first search engines, and established the mobile marketing program for American Eagle Outfitters. At Mullen, she leads the digital, PR, and social teams where she innovates, disrupts, and sprinkles geek dust everywhere she goes.X  Close
  • Michael_Ashley
    Michael Ashley EXECUTIVE CREATIVE DIRECTOR Meet Michael, our shiny new Executive Creative Director. Michael comes to Pittsburgh via New York, where he worked on global brands like AT&T, Ford, HSBC, Macy's, GE, Starbucks, Microsoft, Smirnoff and Kimberly Clark for some of the most prestigious agencies in the world. He's won over a hundred national and international awards for television, print, outdoor, digital, installations, mobile innovation and package and product design. Some of these include Cannes, D&AD, One Show, ANDY's and the New York Art Director's for technological innovation. Prior to his decade in the Big Apple, he ran his own award winning ad agency in Richmond, VA, which was twice named to AdAge's 10 best creative boutiques in America.X  Close
  • amy-vojtecky
    Amy Vojtecky VP, Media Director Amy said goodbye to the Big Apple after nearly 10 years of working across various clients and categories before coming back home to Pennsylvania. She is a proven planner, negotiator and buyer of all communication channels — ensuring our clients realize the most efficient and effective use of their media dollars. Her negotiating and planning experience has helped her to develop media plans that are smart, strategic and on-target. Amy is constantly pushing for the next big idea and sound media strategy. Her thoroughness and attention to detail have made her a true asset to Mullen and the clients she serves.X  Close
  • alex-maurer
    Alex Maurer SVP, DIRECTOR OF CLIENT SERVICES Alex climbed from the lowest rung of the Account Services ladder to one of the most important positions in the agency. Today, he serves as the Director of Client Services, responsible for maintaining strong client relationships and overseeing the strategic thinking and organization across a range of accounts. He works closely with each department within the agency to ensure continuity and continued on-target communications that meet the strategic goals of our clients.X  Close
  • Dave Popelka
    Dave Popelka
    Dave Popelka SVP, DIRECTOR OF ACCOUNT PLANNING Dave serves as our chief strategist and planner, with a keen focus on the consumer and unearthing the factors that inspire awareness and action. His experience in all methodologies of research, strategic planning, brand architecture construction, focus group moderating and interviewing has proven invaluable in representing the voice of the consumer for our clients. He works closely with all agency personnel to reach our clients’ customers with the right message at the right time.X  Close
  • Terri Petras
    Terri Petras
    Terri Petras VP, DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Terri joined us in 1996 and has served Mullen with her extensive experience in consumer, business-to-business, DIY and economic development ever since. She works tirelessly on day-to-day account management, strategic and marketing planning, as well as project and budget monitoring for numerous accounts. As our director of business development, her client experience, attention to detail and “nothing is impossible” attitude have proven invaluable.X  Close
  • john-chilli
    John Cilli VP, Agency Communications and Development A change agent and entrepreneur with over 20 years’ experience leading agencies and startups to new and awesome heights, John focuses on strategic partnerships, new revenue models and overall agency growth. He also manages all external communications and public relations for Mullen’s Pittsburgh office, while raising the bar internally with wit, hustle and impeccable style.X  Close


  • The Crane Building – 40 24th Street Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4600

    T 412.402.0200
  • New Business/Press Inquiries:

    John Cilli - T 412-402-0156