Norton Frickey IIPresident / CEO
With a degree in Business Administration from the University of Northern Colorado, Norton Frickey II (Norty), in conjunction with his father, Norton Sr., founded Network Affiliates in 1982. Norty assumed the role of president of the company in 1992.
Norty has helped literally hundreds of clients develop and implement marketing strategies and campaigns. In addition to his vast experience in advertising and media, Norty is also responsible for the development of Crosspoint, our sister company and the Rocky Mountain’s largest post-production facility and blue onion, our in-house, media buying and planning team, bringing a wealth of resources and expertise to our business and our clients’ business. Norty takes pride in surrounding himself with talented, loyal, experienced and qualified people who comprise the Network team.
Believing a good balance in life is vitally important, Norty loves to spend time on the golf course (he has a 7 handicap). He also enjoys spending with his wife Tracy, who is a successful artist and entrepreneur, his son Clay, who recently completed his graduate degree in Urban Development and Planning from Cornell University and his daughter Emily, who is now learning the ropes of Network Affiliates in hopes of following in the Frickey footsteps.
Tammy KeheVice President
Tammy is Network Affiliates’ “ ringleader”, responsible for the day-to-day operations surrounding the Legal Marketing Division and the Media Department. Fueled by her passion for marketing and advertising, Tammy has been integral in building Network Affiliates’ loyal client base and facilitating some of the best creative in broadcast advertising.
When asked about her approach to legal marketing, Tammy says, “In today’s competitive environment, not only do you have to focus on producing the best product and concrete results for clients, you have to use as many effective marketing tools as you can and be far greater than your competition to succeed. There is one main focus at Network… it’s all about our clients. Our purpose is to create powerful marketing messages that reach the hearts and minds of the people our clients need to influence, every day.”
During her college days at the University of Colorado in Boulder, Tammy met the love of her life, her husband Eric. They have three great boys and share in their love of family and sports – each and every weekend! “Bleachers are my life! And my life is very, very good!”
Emily FrickeyDirector of Digital Operations
Emily Frickey has been the Director of Digital Operations at Network Affiliates for the past few years, but has been with the company itself for much longer. Emily manages and helps employ the integration of traditional and digital media. The Digital Age is filled with constant fluctuations and changes, which is why it is imperative to stay up-to-date on this ever-changing medium to be successful. Staying current on industry trends and search engine algorithm changes allows her to create cohesive online strategies that generate leads, conversions and strong ROI for clients.
Responsible for facilitating and managing all digital projects including: website builds, video production, SEO, Social Media and PPC, Emily works closely with the digital team to provide the best online solutions in the legal marketing industry. Not only does she ensure all projects come in on time and on budget, but that all ongoing strategies are constantly evolving.
In her free time, Emily enjoys hanging out with her wonderful husband Sean, their Great Dane, Etta James, and their new Irish Wolfhound puppy, Orion. Emily’s other passions include singing, dancing, and traveling.