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MHP/Team SI’s Chief Operating Officer Recognized Among Top 50 Worldwide

Lannie Byrd awarded as a Top 50 COO at 2024 OnCon Icon Awards

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 25, 2024) – MHP/Team SI, a full-service marketing agency based in Little Rock, Ark., announces that OnConferences recognized Lannie Byrd, chief operating officer and shareholder for MHP/Team SI, as a Top 50 COO at the 2024 OnCon Icon Awards.

The OnCon Icon Awards are peer and community voted awards that are determined by community and organizational observations of work. Winners were announced virtually at OnCon 2024 on April 23.

“The OnCon Icon Awards recognize the world’s top COOs, and we’re not surprised at all that Lannie has been acknowledged for his service to the industry,” said Sharon Tallach Vogelpohl, president and CEO for MHP/Team SI. “We’re excited to announce this well-deserved honor, which underscores the talent we house at the agency.”

In Lannie’s tenure at MHP/Team SI, he has led client and product teams for clients who specialize in fields such as telecommunications, healthcare, higher education, financial services and government and legal services. As COO for the agency, he manages daily operations and serves as support across all departments.

“To be acknowledged by peers and community members in this way is both humbling and motivating,” said Byrd. “I am grateful for this prestigious recognition and the opportunity to continue pushing boundaries and driving innovation in new ways.”

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About MHP/Team SI

A national award-winning marketing agency, MHP/Team SI is a fully-integrated communications firm providing clients with data-driven strategies for performance marketing, advertising, public relations and online/digital. The firm has more than 150 team members across its family of companies and a presence in eight markets nationally. It has three locations in Arkansas, with offices in Little Rock’s Riverdale and West Little Rock areas and one in Bentonville. Over its 52-year history, the agency has represented local, national and international clients. MHP/Team SI is a longtime member of the prestigious American Association of Advertising Agencies and has been recognized as one of the nation’s fastest-growing companies by Inc. magazine for seven years. A Google Premier Partner, the agency is listed among the Best Places to Work in Arkansas. The company is praised for its innovation and entrepreneurship by The Silicon Review and Entrepreneur Magazine’s Entrepreneur 360™. In 2020, MHP/Team SI earned recognition from Adweek magazine as No. 2 on the short list of top 5 agencies over 20 years old and a No. 60 ranking among “fresh-thinking and fearless leaders” on the Adweek 100: Fastest Growing Agencies list.

About OnConferences

OnConferences is a thriving community of top executives, uniting leaders across 12 categories: HR, Marketing, Legal, Technology, Finance, Operations, L&D, Data & Analytics, Information Security, DEI, Supply Chain & Procurement and Talent Acquisition. Membership offers exclusive access to monthly online roundtable discussions and immersive spring and fall virtual conferences in each category. Additionally, OnConferences hosts an executive-level leadership course and a distinguished awards program, recognizing top executives in each field through a peer-to-peer voting process. Our community is predominantly composed of C-Level and VP-Level leaders from prominent organizations globally.


Kristen Nicholson