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CORT FURNITURE, A BERKSHIRE-HATHAWAY COMPANY, SELECTS AUSTIN AGENCY BROAD STREET CO AS MEDIA AGENCY OF RECORD
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AUSTIN– January 11, 2016 – Broad Street Co. has been selected as Media Agency of Record for CORT, a Berkshire Hathaway Company. The agency will oversee the brand’s advertising, including strategy, for CORT’s furniture rental and clearance center retail lines of business throughout the U.S.

CORT is the nation’s leader in furniture rental for home and office and CORT Clearance Centers are located throughout the U.S. “We are pleased to expand our partnership with Broad Street into a third year on our account, their track record providing consumer insights and deep experience positioning brands to succeed in today’s rapidly-evolving digital landscape have resulted in steady growth of our business,” said Mindy Oliver, Online Marketing Manager for CORT. “Our focus on advertising  to reach our revenue goals means we are looking for a strong partner, and we are confident in our continued relationship with Broad Street.”

“We are thrilled to continue and expand our relationship with CORT into 2016. Working with a team that understands the complex moving parts of media gives both of us an opportunity to meet strategic goals for the client,” said Broad Street Co CEO Charlie Ray. “The relationship with CORT is a great fit for our results driven retail experience.”

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About Broad Street Co. 

Broad Street Co. is an award winning agency founded in 2007 with offices in Austin, Texas and Charleston, South Carolina. Broad Street Co.’s strong buying power comes from a deep understanding of media including strategy, insights, social, influencer marketing, search, analytics, and native advertising. The agency’s clients include Whole Foods Market, OneOK, Texas Gas Services, Sharpe Vision, and TruFit. For more information visit us at broadstreetco.com, or follow us on Twitter @broadstreet.

About CORT

CORT, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, is the nation’s leading provider of transition services, including furniture rental for home and office, event furnishings, destination services, apartment locating, touring and other services.  With more than 100 offices, showrooms and clearance centers across the United States, operations in the United Kingdom and partners in more than 70 countries, no other furniture rental company can match CORT’s breadth of services and companywide commitment to providing excellent customer service. For more information, please visit www.cort.com.