This month, we’re getting to know our Traffic Manager, Bryan Albritton. Bryan keeps our projects moving and organized. He’s an embodiment of creativity and efficiency. Keep reading this Q&A to learn more about him.
Q: Tell us about your role at YDM – what do you do and why?
A: My role as a traffic manager plays a crucial part in ensuring that the agency’s projects are delivered on time, within budget and to the highest standards, ultimately contributing to the agency’s success and client’s satisfaction. I love being a key player in a super creative team that churns out mind-blowing work. It’s incredible to work alongside such talented folks and use my skills as a traffic manager to bring their awesome ideas to reality. Seeing the final results of our combined efforts and how it wows our clients, and their audience is incredibly fun! I feel incredibly fortunate to have such a rewarding job.
Q: What’s one thing you can’t go without during your workday?
A: Oh, during my workday, there’s one thing I can’t live without – a never-ending supply of coffee! It’s the magical potion that keeps me fueled and the ideas flowing in this creative haven.
Q: What do you love to do when you’re not working?
A: When I’m not working, I absolutely love spending quality time with my family and friends. Whether it’s sharing laughter and stories over a cozy dinner or embarking on adventures together, the moments we create are truly priceless. And when I need a breather, anything outdoorsy is my thing. There’s nothing like being out in nature, surrounded by its peaceful beauty, to soothe my soul and clear my mind. Exploring the wilderness provides a tranquil space to recharge and reconnect with myself.
Q: What are 3 words to describe a successful traffic manager?
A: Organized, detail-oriented and collaborative.
Q: If there were a movie made about your life, who would you like to see cast as you?
A: If a movie was made about my life, I’d love to see someone quirky, with a creative and organized flair, like Sam Rockwell, play my role. As a graphic design and fine art enthusiast turned traffic manager in an advertising agency, they’d bring a perfect mix of my artistic and managerial journey to the screen. It’d be so inspiring to witness my passion portrayed by such a talented performer!
Q: How have you grown as a Traffic Manager since starting at YDM?
A: Since joining YDM, I’ve grown immensely as a Traffic Manager! I’ve become a pro at organizing projects, improved my communication skills and gained confidence in handling any challenge that comes my way. It’s been a fantastic journey of growth, and I’m excited to see what’s next!