Balcom Agency Hires Zach Stryker as Media Coordinator

FORT WORTH, Texas – Oct. 25, 2018 – Zach Stryker has joined Balcom Agency as media coordinator.

Stryker is a May 2018 graduate from The University of Texas at Arlington (UTA), where he double majored in public relations and advertising. While in school, he interned in digital advertising and account management at and Shoptology, serving clients including Caribou Coffee, TruMoo, Dean Foods and MoneyGram. Stryker also served as a member of the American Advertising Federation (AAF) student chapter and on UTA’s student-led advertising competition team, where he was one of four students selected to present at AAF’s National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) and was named Outstanding Senior in AAF by UTA’s department of communication.

In his role at Balcom, Stryker will manage integrated digital campaigns for clients including Arlington ISD, Norman Regional Health System, Hulen Hills Animal Hospital and the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.

“We see great potential in Zach,” said Chris Hawthorne, Balcom’s media director. “His can-do attitude, commitment to excellence and eagerness to learn are qualities we look for in our team. We look forward to seeing all that he’ll accomplish here.”

Each member of the Balcom team acquires a unique title upon joining the agency. In line with the tradition, Stryker will be known as “Stryke Gold” – a play on his dedication to digging for the digital solutions that champion big wins for clients.

About Balcom Agency

Balcom Agency is a talented team of matchmakers in the business of making people fall in love with brands. The agency uses powerful insight, creativity and technology to push for greatness in every project. Whether it’s branding & advertising, web development & digital marketing, film & video production, media planning & buying, PR & social media, consulting & training, or all of the above, Balcom makes sure it all works together. Founded in 1993 and located in Fort Worth, Texas, Balcom makes all this happen for clients in health care, pharmaceuticals, fashion, food, retail and beyond, including Dairy MAX, Mrs Baird’s Bread, the Neeley School of Business at TCU, Sinclair Oil Corporation, Cavender’s and PCCA. To learn more about the agency's award-winning work, visit


Put our experts to work

Contact Us