jones huyett Partners Announces New Shareholders

Planning for future leadership

TOPEKA, KS (April 2018) – In keeping with the company’s philosophy of The Power of Partnership®, jones huyett Partners (jhP) recently announced the addition of three employee shareholders, Jennifer Anderson, Brittany Stiffler Crabtree and Keith Walberg to their leadership team.

Partners of jhP believe staff ownership creates long-term stability within the agency and fosters enduring client relationships. Anderson, Crabtree and Walberg join the current shareholders – Officers: Gary Jones, Kurt Eskilson and Linda Bull, Directors: Linda Eisenhut and Jake Huyett and shareholders, Sherri Wilson and Valerie Slaughter.

Anderson serves as a liaison for the firm as a senior account manager. She develops, organizes and executes strategic plans to help clients meet their marketing objectives. Client partner, Linda Craghead, Assistant Secretary, Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks & Tourism (KDWPT), describes Anderson’s contributions to their marketing efforts, “ Jennifer works closely with the KDWPT team to create the right balance of brand building and performance marketing. We wish her all the best in her new role as shareholder at jhP.”

Anderson is a 2006 graduate of Auburn University with a Bachelor’s in Industrial Design. Her passion is making things better. She previously worked as a product designer where she brought several new products to the market that are available commercially today. Jennifer utilizes design thinking to approach her clients’ challenges from a different angle.

Crabtree serves the agency as Senior Strategist. Crabtree designs creative strategies for jhP client partners and facilitates in-house leadership training. Dr. Lyn Rantz, Head of School, Topeka Collegiate, was asked to discuss the value Brittany brings to the table. Dr. Rantz replied, “Brittany is a natural at bringing people together to discuss strategy and common purpose. She keeps our marketing efforts on target and strategic – a valuable addition at any table of leaders.”

Crabtree is a leadership coach for the Kansas Leadership Center. She has worked on both the state and federal level to develop outreach strategies for organizations such as the Kansas Volunteer Commission and LeadingAge Kansas.

Walberg joined the firm in 2015 as video manager and works with the production team to translate client needs into solutions involving diverse video services and products. Walberg has more than 34 years of experience in the video production field. Before joining jhP he worked for Seattle University as a film and multimedia producer. When asked about working with Walberg, client partner Brett Oetting, President & CEO, Visit Topeka, shared, “Keith has a strong attention to detail, is a great visual storyteller and works with us to keep our brand continuity on target.”

Established in 1987, jhP provides advertising and marketing ingenuity that builds lasting, profitable relationships in an ever-changing world. jhP crafts and executes innovate and effective communications in all media. In 2017 jhP earned the Google Partner badge, certifying advanced knowledge in Google AdWords advertising. jhP is a member of the American Advertising Federation and the American Marketing Association. Visit for more information.