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T.J. Brightman
President
Executive Team

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  • Enjoys going on the road with The Boss and Billy Joel

  • Loves anything Sonoma, especially world-class wines

  • WE ARE! When not bleeding purple, he bleeds blue and white

  • Resident sommelier and always up for a good vintage

  • A baseball purist and lover of the greatest game ever

About this Bright Light

As President of A. Bright Idea, T.J. works with the agency's various departments to help execute client campaigns, advertising and marketing initiatives, and day-to-day management of the agency. This also includes a strong focus on business development for the firm's offices in Bel Air, MD and Sonoma, CA.

T.J. has spent more than 20 years in marketing and advertising, 17 of those years in broadcast and professional sports properties including the Baltimore Orioles, Orioles Television and Radio Networks, Preakness Stakes and CBS Radio's NFL rights holders including the Baltimore Ravens, Washington Redskins, New York Giants, Minnesota Vikings, Philadelphia Eagles Radio Networks. He brings extensive sales and management experience to the firm from his tenure as the Vice President of Corporate Sales and Sponsorships with the Baltimore Orioles and General Sales Manager at CBS Radio's WJFK AM in Baltimore.

T.J. is a recipient of the Baltimore Business Journal Top 40 Under 40 award. He serves on the College of Communications Alumni Society Board at the Pennsylvania State University. He is also active in many local non-profits in both California and Maryland, some who utilize A. Bright Idea's services for their organizations.
  • Education

  • Pennsylvania State University, Bachelor of Arts, Humanities
  • Awards

  • Bronze Telly Award 2010, Public Relations Society of America Best in Maryland
  • Baltimore Business Journal Top 40 Under 40, Eric and Josephine Walker
  • Infinity Broadcasting All-Star Sales Award


210 Archer Street, Bel Air, MD 21014 | (p) 410.836.7180 | (f) 410.836.0186
13750 Arnold Drive, Glen Ellen, Sonoma, CA 95442 | (p) 707.935.1377 | (f) 410.836.0186