Free Agents Marketing


FAM Announces Three New Clients

FAM has started work with The Port of Virginia, Great Eastern Management Company and Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel.

FAM Featured in HR Business Weekly

FAM’s own Ken Wayland was featured in HR Business Weekly to talk about the agency’s growth in the Hampton Roads area. Check it out!

FAM Receives 2016 Richmond Show Award

FAM had a great time with the Advertising Club of Richmond at this year’s Richmond Show! We broke out our best Wes Anderson attire for an Adventure at the Grand Renaissance Hotel. We’re excited to add a cannonball to our … Continue reading

Employee Spotlights: Leading the Way

Read about two of our employees, Kim Keate and Suzie Gallagher, and their leadership involvement.

Designing for Mobile First

Hear from Associate Creative Director Todd Williams on designing websites for mobile.

FAM Welcomes Three Businesses to Our Client FAMily

FAM has started working with iMPREG Group, NewClients and Community Bankers' Bank.

Welcoming new FAMily Members

New additions to our account, digital and public relations teams.

Waterside District and FAM develop a new partnership

Driving awareness and engagement for Waterside District in downtown Norfolk.

FAM in the Community

FAM is proud to support CrossOver Healthcare Ministry, the largest free clinic in Virginia.

Website Launch for Guest Services

FAM has successfully launched a new corporate website for Guest Services, Inc.

FAM Turns 15!

FAM, initially founded as Free Agents Marketing, started in an Arby’s booth with a roast beef sandwich. Ken opened the doors to Free Agents with a strategy of drafting talent or “free agents” as clients’ needs grew.

FAM Showcase – Bon Secours 24/7

FAM was responsible for the naming and branding of Bon Secours’ new telehealth program, Bon Secours 24/7.

FAM Work Recognized by Industry Colleagues

FAM recently received local and national recognition for excellence in advertising for some of our clients.


According to the American Heart Association, cardiovascular diseases and stroke cause 1 in 3 women’s deaths each year, killing approximately one woman every 80 seconds.

FAM featured in metro business

FAM will celebrate it's 15th anniversary this year. Recently, co-owners, Ken and Marilyn were featured in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.

2015 - Year In Review

FAM was very busy in 2015!

FAM's new Norfolk office

We are excited to announce that FAM's Hampton Roads office will move to a new location in Norfolk at the end of this month.

FAM Adds New Clients to the Agency Roster

We are pleased to welcome several new clients to the FAM.

FAM Showcase – EVB Brand Campaign

For the Big Believers in You brand development campaign, FAM created a new logo, tagline and messaging platform for EVB.

FAM Receives National Recognition

FAM has been recognized both regionally and nationally for excellence in advertising, marketing and public relations in the banking and health care industries with awards from the Virginia Bankers Association, the Service Industry Advertising Awards and the Telly Awards.

FAM Showcase - Monument 10k

This year, we have had the privilege of working with Sports Backers to create a unified marketing campaign for the 2015 Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K. FAM developed the “It’s Monumental” campaign to highlight the historic event and build upon the strong community pride we all have for RVA.

FAM Receives Greater Richmond Chamber IMPACT Award

Honored for advancements in its industry, community involvement and employee engagement.


On October 17th, our chief operating officer, JP LaFors, rappelled down 25 stories in support of Special Olympics Virginia!

FAM named “best office”

After the votes were counted and the judges visited each office, Work It, Richmond announced the winners of its Best Office contest during an event at Snagajob. Free Agents Marketing was honored to win our category and share this distinction … Continue reading