DALLAS – Oct. 9, 2019

Experienced designer and art director Joel Rowe has been promoted to creative director at Cooksey Communications, a North Texas-based strategic communications firm. He serves distinguished Cooksey clients such as Hillwood, Frisco Station, Bell Fort Worth Alliance Air Show, City of Coppell, City of Mesquite, City of Plano, GRS Consulting, Region C Water Planning Group, STEAMspark Montessori Experience, Tarrant Regional Transportation Coalition and The Real Estate Council. In his new role, Rowe will lead Cooksey’s award-winning Creative Department.

“Joel has been an integral part of Cooksey’s development of high-impact brands, digital/social media campaigns, websites, videos, printed collateral and other results-oriented marketing vehicles for many of Texas’ top companies and public sector entities,” said Gail Cooksey, founder, chairman and CEO of Cooksey Communications. “He thoroughly enjoys pairing unique ideas with compelling designs to engage both clients and their stakeholders.”

Rowe joined Cooksey in May 2018 as a senior designer after working as a graphic designer for a range of companies in the real estate, technology, travel and retail markets over a 15-year period. He studied communication design at Texas A&M University-Commerce.


Cooksey Communications, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2019, is a Texas-based, strategic communications firm that specializes in issues-related communications for government/economic development, transportation, water, energy and education clients, and strategic communications for professional services, real estate/development, retail/hospitality/consumer and nonprofit clients. Cooksey repeatedly has been named one of the top public relations agencies in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex by the Dallas Business Journal. For more information, visit