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Meet Bridget Christner

Account Executive

Bridget Christner is an Account Executive at Cork Tree Creative with several years of experience in marketing and public relations. She specializes in copywriting, media/client relations, event planning, and project management. Throughout her career, Christner has assisted clients in creating and managing campaigns utilizing both digital and traditional marketing strategies. She has overseen and managed everything from social media accounts and digital ad campaigns to print advertisements and billboards. Additionally, she partners with clients and the creative team on services, including website development and design, photography, videography, graphic design, branding, and more. A thoughtful and creative storyteller and certified to write for SEO (search engine optimization), she loves helping businesses and organizations alike share their stories in rich, impactful ways. She's worked with various industries, including legal, construction, HVAC, healthcare, nonprofit, municipality, and agriculture.

Christner is a former Cork Tree Creative intern and graduate of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Applied Communication Studies and gained valuable experience through her academic and professional endeavors. Along with acquiring agency experience through internships in the St. Louis region, Christner also spent three years as a college journalist, giving her a unique understanding of the importance and role of news media and how to tell engaging stories. Detailed-oriented with a can-do attitude and heart for people, Christner's dedication to providing quality work for clients makes her well-equipped to handle any project that comes her way.

Community Service:
Guest Experience Team at Metro Community Church


A Little More About Me...

When I'm not at Cork Tree you can find me:

At Sacred Grounds, the gym, or cozied up at home with a good book

One thing I can't live without:

My morning cup of coffee

My favorite quote:

“Be who you needed when you were younger.”

Best advice I’ve received:

When you start to feel overwhelmed, just take everything one step at a time. How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time.

Something that ALWAYS makes me laugh:

Bad puns

The season that gives me all the feels:

Summer! I live for warm weather and sunshine.

Best musical artist of all time:

John Mayer

What’s inspiring me in life right now?

My faith and all the people I share my days with (family, friends, CTC fam, and my doggo, Simba).

My go-to comfort food:

Any breakfast food.