Adcetera - Houston Design Agency - About Us

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We collaborate. With each other. With our clients. In everything we do. That’s what we believe in.

We know that the best collaboration happens when people are face-to-face, in the same room, at the same time, working toward the same goal.

We hire the best people to create the best work so we don’t waste our time wasting yours. We explore every angle, follow every rabbit hole, and navigate every problem until we find the best solution. And we do it together.

You’ll see that our office is full of designers, writers, thinkers, creators, each one bringing ideas and inspiration and energy to every project. It’s how we produce the work we are all invested in — and as a result, deeply proud of — and it’s what keeps us coming back for more.

Are you ready to work together?

Our Leaders

Kristy Sexton

Founder & Chief Creative Officer

"Only one man in a thousand is a leader of men — the other 999 follow women." — Groucho Marx

Adcetera - Kristy Sexton - Founder & Chief Creative Officer
John Sexton

Chief Financial Officer

"In leadership, there are no words more important than trust. In any organization, trust must be developed among every member of the team if success is going to be achieved." — Mike Krzyzewski, Coach of the Duke Blue Devils

Adcetera - John Sexton - Chief Financial Officer
George Salinas

Senior Vice President, Creative Services

"Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare." — Japanese Proverb

Adcetera - George Salinas - Senior Vice President, Creative Services
Roy Smith

Vice President, Account Development

"Leadership consists of nothing but taking responsibility for everything that goes wrong and giving your subordinates credit for everything that goes well." — Dwight D. Eisenhower

Adcetera - Roy Smith - Vice President, Account Development
Susie Cavazos

Vice President, Business Development

"Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in." — Andrew Jackson

Adcetera - Susie Cavazos - Vice President, Business Development
Rowan Gearon

Vice President, Creative Services

"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader." — John Quincy Adams

Adcetera - Rowan Gearon - Vice President, Creative Services
Pagogh Cho

Vice President, Strategy & Marketing

"If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of." — Bruce Lee

Adcetera - Pagogh Cho - Vice President, Strategy & Marketing
Mark Williams

Director, Business Development

"Well done is better than well said." — Benjamin Franklin

Adcetera - Mark Williams - Director, Business Development

Our Services

Strategic. Creative. People.

Adcetera is a 35-year-old, Houston-based advertising agency made up of the most strategic, most creative people on the planet. Our nearly 90-member team of designers, writers, programmers, animators, strategists, and account service people work like dogs to create memorable content for brands around the world.

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We work with some of the biggest brands on some of their biggest projects (AIG, DOW, HP, HPE, and Sysco) as well as some of the best brands headquartered in our own backyard (Texas Children’s Hospital, High Fashion Home, and Memorial Hermann). Many of our relationships — with our employees and our clients — span decades. We are blessed and we are proud — proud of the work we do and the brands for whom we speak. If what is important to us is important to you, let’s start a conversation. Call or drop in. Our doors are open and our phones are on.