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About Us

We are an extension of the Red & Black Publishing Company, a nonprofit organization with the dual missions of training students for careers in media and serving the Athens and UGA communities.

EXTRA is a team of student and professional staff with a variety of passions and skill sets. We are certain we can provide your business with the services and resources necessary for success.

As we expand, we hope to add even more offerings that will give your team incredible products and services.

Our Values

Our mission is to give students real-world experience as well as an understanding of what it is like to work for a creative agency. Our mission is also to serve local businesses in the Athens community, which we have been a part of since our founding in 1893.

Meet the EXTRA Team

Madison Cooper, Creative Agency Strategist

Madison Cooper, a junior marketing major within UGA Terry College of Business, serves as the Creative Agency Strategist.

Liv Smith, Marketing Intern

Liv Smith works as a marketing intern for Extra while taking classes at the University of Georgia as a marketing major.

Thames Cranz, Creative Agency Designer

Our Creative Agency Designer, Thames, is currently majoring in advertising at UGA and can often be found training service dogs.

Isabella Wesson, Creative Agency Intern

Isabella is an advertising student at UGA’s Grady College of Journalism & Mass Communication. As a second year student, she works on the Extra team as a Creative Agency Intern.