Rex received a BA in Communications: Marketing in 2002 with a Business Management minor equivalent and graduated in the top 15% of all seniors from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. While at BYU, he was the president of the Ad Club and was instrumental in the promotions campaign of Mars/M&M during the SLC Winter 2002 Olympics. Also during the AAF’s National Students Advertising Competition, his team placed 1st at Districts and 10th at Nationals with their campaign for Bank of America Investment Services.
During his career, Rex has never lost his love for marketing and website development. After several years of marketing for other companies, he decided to launch Advantageous Design in 2007. Advantageous Design has done work for clients in a wide variety of different industries including financial institutions, healthcare facilities, non-profit organizations and clubs, dentists and dental labs, retail stores, the INL, museums, universities, craft shops, construction companies, authors, realtors, internet service providers, hotels, rental businesses, food processors, attorney offices, chiropractors, publications, security firms, library systems, restaurants, lodgings, furniture stores, and many more!
Over the years, Rex has served as the Promotions Chair for the Cancer Resource Center of Idaho Falls, the Idaho Public Affairs Director for Employer Support of the Guard & Reserve, the Marketing Chair at For The Animals, Inc., Liaison to the MMH Advisory Board, and the Board of Directors for East Idaho Credit Union.