Balcom Agency Hires Madi Grace Thornton as Junior Art Director

FORT WORTH, Texas – March 24, 2022 – Madi Grace Thornton has joined Balcom Agency as junior art director. Thornton will support a variety of clients, such as Dairy MAX and National Farm Life Insurance, in addition to working on Balcom’s own brand marketing team. Prior to joining Balcom, she gained experience while interning for Warren Douglas and 6th Ave Homes and doing various freelance work for DFW-based influencers, including Dani Austin and Katey McFarlan.

“Madi Grace is a fresh new talent we welcome at Balcom,” said Carol Glover, principal, creative services. “Her portfolio is impressive, especially her creative photography. We expect great things from her and applaud her wit, talent and bright future.”

Thornton holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in graphic design from Texas Christian University. Along with her formal title, and in line with Balcom tradition, she will also be known as “Mississippi Queen” – an ode to her hometown Meridian, Mississippi, known as the Queen City which is second in size to Jackson, Mississippi, the King City.

As a full-service agency, Balcom puts the power of “and” to work for brands, using expansive thinking to deliver exponential results. The agency combines powerful insight, creativity and technology to craft compelling stories that move brands forward.


Founded in 1993 in Fort Worth, Texas, Balcom represents clients in health care, food and beverage, retail, education, business services and beyond, including Cavender’s, Dairy MAX, Kubota Tractor Corporation, Mrs. Renfro's salsa, Norman Regional Health System, Sinclair Oil, Smith+Nephew (Advanced Wound Management) and the TCU Neeley School of Business. Balcom's experience in branding & advertising, web development & digital marketing, film & video production, media planning & buying, PR & social media and consulting & training delivers omnichannel marketing that works – largely because of how well it works together. To learn more about the agency's award-winning work and talented team, visit

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