Industry leaders Chuck Carey and Robert Blatchford have come together to launch Compadre, a creative marketing agency. Using strategy, design, storytelling, and technology, Compadre’s mission is to grow audiences, spark conversations, shape brands, and impact culture.
Carey and Blatchford are good friends who have worked for different companies in the entertainment marketing industry for years, starting with Los Angeles-based Troika, where Carey was president and partner for 12 years, while Blatchford worked as head of business development. Since then, Carey moved on to creative agency mOcean, where he served as executive vice president/managing director. Blatchford went to Loyalkaspar, where he was partner and chief development officer.