3 takeaways from Google Marketing Live 2023.

Google logo front desk at a conference

Our team had the opportunity to listen to industry-leading experts and gain valuable insights into new Google products. Read about our top 3 takeaways from our time at Google.

Founder Doug Smith awarded highest honor through AAF.

Doug Smith the the AAF silver medal award

We are excited and proud to announce that Doug Smith, founder and executive chairman of Ervin & Smith, has been selected as the 2023 recipient of the AAF Silver Medal award. This is the highest honor presented by AAF and is considered the equivalent of a lifetime achievement award.

Say hello to our new creative director, John Rost.

John Rost

We are excited to announce the hire of a new creative director, John Rost. John will steward and develop the vision and direction laid out by longtime creative director and current president, Leanne Prewitt.

Marketing meets advocacy at Pitch Black.

Two women - Katie and Leanne stand in front of the Pitch Black photo-op background

If there’s anything we love more than our work, it’s our ability to give back. So, when Ervin & Smith was approached with a unique give back opportunity – our answer was an easy yes.

Ervin & Smith names Leanne Prewitt president.

Leanne Prewitt

Agency poised for growth after record year Ervin & Smith has announced that Leanne Prewitt has been named the agency’s new president. Leanne joined Ervin & Smith in 2016 as creative director and has led a talented team of writers and designers who create award-winning creative for clients such as Creighton, Borsheims, Scoular, TD Ameritrade, […]

Leanne Prewitt is one of the Omaha Jaycees’ Outstanding Young Omahans.

We are excited and proud to announce that E&S creative leader Leanne Prewitt has been recognized by the Omaha Jaycees as a recipient of the Ten Outstanding Young Omahans (TOYO) award. Her contributions to the advertising profession and our Omaha community were recognized at a banquet on Tuesday, January 5. TOYO honors young leaders who […]

Brittany Wozny joins E&S leadership team.

Ervin & Smith is excited to welcome Brittany (Wozny) Welchert to the leadership team as the Director of Finance and Human Resources. Brittany will support Jennifer Kieffe over the next few months as Jennifer prepares for her upcoming retirement after 24 years with Ervin & Smith, at which time she will take over that role. Brittany graduated from the University […]

Leanne Prewitt

President & Chief Executive Officer

Shaped by her background in creative direction, Leanne leads the agency’s culture and creative vision and also oversees the operations that allow a team of marketing, design and media specialists to create powerful and effective work for their client partners.

Leanne began her professional career in New York City working for some of the nation’s leading agencies. In 2016, after a five-month sabbatical around the world, she returned to her hometown and joined Ervin & Smith. Her global perspective and expanded professional experience influence the work she does today.