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Chris Marshall

CEO/President

Chris joined Callahan in 2004 as an account supervisor, was promoted to president in 2010 and he became the company’s owner and CEO in 2015.

As CEO, Chris works alongside the leadership team to build our community of thinkers and makers, and to foster a culture that values creativity, hard work and taking risks. Above all, he is the passionate driver of a national, award-winning agency that thrives in a hippie Kansas college town.

Under Chris’ charge, Callahan has earned a reputation for being our clients’ most valuable partner by delivering results with breakthrough ideas through constant innovation. The result is double-digit growth and a portfolio that continues to attract clients from all over the country.

In his 25-year career, Chris is proud to have led the initial launch of Michelob Ultra and the Jordan Brand at retail, plus other successful multimedia campaigns for Anheuser-Busch, Nike, Elanco Animal Health, Bushnell Golf and more.

Chris is the passionate driver of a national, award-winning agency that thrives in a hippie Kansas college town.