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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

Brandon Dudley, Creative Services Director

Brandon, a Graphic Design alum from UGA’s Lamar Dodd School of Art and a creative writing alum from GCSU, is a national award winning designer.

Carter Webb, Advertising Director

Carter, an alum of the UGA Terry College of Business with degrees in Marketing and International Business, currently serves as the Red & Black’s Digital Advertising Director and has experience in digital marketing and content creation.

Maddie Daniel, Creative Services Manager

Maddie is a senior Journalism major with a minor in design and media, specializing in ad design.  

Claire Han, Senior Account Executive

Claire is currently a third-year student at UGA, pursuing a Risk Management & Insurance degree. 

Tim O’Brien, Multimedia Studio Assistant

Tim is a senior Journalism major, with interests in photography, videography, and storytelling.