History

Everything Has a Story. Here are Some Quick Facts that Tell Ours.

  • Richard J. Wolk and Associates was founded in 1985 and based in Pittsburgh, PA.
  • The young company quickly became a recognizable full-service media agency through buying and planning media locally, regionally and nationally for advertisers.
  • In 2000, Richard J. Wolk and Associates was incorporated and renamed RJW Media.
  • When founder Richard J. Wolk retired in 2011, RJW Media became a female-owned business as Julie Orell Smith became the CEO and sole owner of the company.
  • WBENC certified in September 2014.