Founded in 1923 by L.W. “Buck” Ramsey, The L.W. Ramsey Advertising Agency took root after the company was asked to handle a promotional program for the American Nurseryman’s Association. The overwhelming success of that campaign spawned requests from other companies seeking advertising support. read more
The agency continues to serve regional and national accounts as well as numerous consumer businesses through its how-to publications division.
David A. Pautsch has served as the President and CEO of The Ramsey Advertising Agency since 1990. Beginning with the agency in 1980 as Media Director, Mr. Pautsch also worked in market research and strategic planning with his own marketing consulting firm in Cedar Rapids before buying the Ramsey agency in 1990. He has worked with national and regional organizations such as Ag Spectrum, Teleconnect, the Amana Society, Rockwell, Universal Gym and the University of Iowa.