terrence west

junior ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

Terrence is responsible for managing day-to-day client projects for multiple accounts and supporting the agency with creative ideas, implementing strategies and contributing to campaign tactics to accomplish client objectives. He demonstrates a strong understanding of social media, website management and content marketing. 

He has experience conducting strategic research and community outreach, assisting in event planning and management, and providing media relations. Terrence works with clients in a wide range of industries including public entities, non-profits, healthcare, utilities and retail. His current clients include Detroit Future City, Varnum Law Firm, New Detroit, Inc., Youth Development Commission and the Detroit Housing Commission.    

Raised in Detroit, Terrence attended the University of Iowa, where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication and a minor in Theatre Arts. Prior to joining Van Dyke•Horn, he was a project manager for a recording label based in Redding, California. 

Terrence volunteers with community-based organizations that serve the needs of at-risk youth. Through his direct involvement in pro bono work at Van Dyke•Horn, Terrence is moved by the opportunity to engage with the community regarding social issues in Metro Detroit.