Sullivan Higdon & Sink Promotes Ali Mahaffy to Senior Vice President, Director of Brand Management

July 9, 2013 (KANSAS CITY, Mo.) – Sullivan Higdon & Sink (SHS) recently announced the promotion of Ali Mahaffy to senior vice president, director of brand management. In her role, she oversees the brand management and public relations functions of the Kansas City office, as well as continues to participate in the agency’s overall leadership and new business efforts. The promotion reflects her increased role in setting the cultural and business direction for SHS.

Mahaffy has been with SHS for 12 years. She was selected for the Kansas City Business Journal’s Women Who Mean Business Class of 2010. Mahaffy recently served on the board of directors for the Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA). Additionally, Mahaffy has served on the board of directors for the Kansas City chapter of the American Advertising Federation.

“Ali works tirelessly to make SHS a strategic partner for our clients, but also is a constant advocate in making SHS a great place to work,” said Rand Mikulecky, managing partner. “She has been instrumental in the success of many new business efforts and her ability to forge strong client relationships is legendary.”

About Sullivan Higdon & Sink SHS creates borderless brand experiences for clients who refuse to follow the flock. With offices in Kansas City, Wichita and Washington, D.C., the agency’s client roster includes American Century Investments, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City, Blue Rhino, Borden, CareFusion, Cargill, Dairy Farmers of America, INTRUST Bank, The Kansas City Chiefs, Merial – a Sanofi company, hilmor – a division of Newell-Rubbermaid, North Kansas City Hospital, Pratt & Whitney, Shatto Milk Company and SONIC among others. Learn more about SHS, and view our recent work at Connect with us at or on Twitter @wehatesheep.


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