Thomas Ritchie

Thomas Ritchie has more than 20 years experience in marketing, journalism, design and social media. He started Team Creative Fire in 2012, and has grown the company into a full-service marketing agency.


Before starting his own company, Thomas oversaw web news delivery and social media efforts for the Sioux City Journal for more than 6 years. At the Sioux Falls Argus Leader, he worked as a Lifestyles editor and Asst. News Editor for many years. He has more than two decades of experience as a writer, editor and designer.


In 2014, Thomas was on a team that won an Addy for a branded video for Briar Cliff University. He has won many awards for design, web site and social media leadership.


Thomas loves cycling, hockey, camping, music, food, spending time with his family. He’s also a fan of bacon.



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