About Us

Only by being relevant can your brand be considered. And only by being considered can your business grow.

Our senior team of marketing strategists, content developers and public relations professionals know how to get new brands noticed and mature brands recognized for innovative offerings.

Our Approach

Great communications programs are driven by content that motivates prospects to believe and convinces them to buy. This is particularly essential for accelerating the adoption of new technology and innovations.

To create relevant owned and earned content, Broadpath keeps current with our client's businesses, their buyers’ mindsets, competitive landscapes, and the trends that drive their industries.

Broadpath supports Content Marketing Engines that don’t just power earned media efforts, but also support every aspect of the marketing mix from SEO and social to lead gen, website engagement, and sales support.

Our Process

Broadpath architects communications programs that speed time to relevance and maximize return on investment. We don’t spend a dollar executing until we know what your buyers need to hear and how best to communicate a story that motivates them to act.

Our process begins with discovery, and includes rigorous strategic planning, precision execution, continuous measurement, and program refinement.

We customize our process to meet your needs and available resources. For clients that have positioning and messaging in hand, Broadpath can move directly to program design. For clients with internal resources, Broadpath integrates our programs with your existing team, agencies, and assets.

Our Team

Gretchen Roede

President and CEO

Experience: Gretchen founded Broadpath in September of 2013. Prior to starting Broadpath, Gretchen led Garfield Group Public Relations, a technology PR firm, and was a member of the tech PR practice at Tierney Communications in Philadelphia.

Passion: Working with innovative divisions of large technology companies such as IBM, Deloitte, Motorola, ADT and Comcast; creating perceptual leadership for mid-sized technology companies poised to dominate niche categories; and moving innovative young startups to relevance.

Skills: Communications strategy that drives growth, Gretchen is particularly appreciated for her ability to identify the market positioning that ensure her clients stand out and increase market share.

Background: Ms. Roede attended Washington University in St. Louis where she studied Economics and Environmental Science. She resides in Pennsylvania where she participates on regional committees supporting technology and entrepreneurship

Kevin Jurrens

Vice President

Experience: Prior to joining Broadpath, Kevin was an Account Supervisor for GGPR, a boutique PR firm where he managed a variety of accounts in both B2B and B2C technology industries.

Passion: Creating meaningful content that helps his clients drive new leads or close sales; securing earned media coverage that favorably position his clients; fostering new relationships in the industries he serves.

Skills: Forming and nurturing relationships to ensure long-term success; simplifying complex technological concepts to tell a compelling story.

Background: Kevin holds a BA in Communications from Monmouth University. He resides with his family in Pennsylvania.

Mark Tordik

Account Supervisor

Experience: Mark joined Broadpath in 2014 and served in a number of roles including his current position as Account Supervisor. Prior to Broadpath, Mark spent the previous decade supporting the communications efforts of technology companies both in-house and at communications firms.

Passion: Having worked with B2B and B2C technology companies of all sizes, Mark enjoys devising powerful media relations, content, social, and direct marketing campaigns that move the needle for clients. Specifically, Mark enjoys working with companies in the AI, smart home, IoT, retail/marketing tech, and FinTech spaces.

Skills: Mark is a seasoned PR professional with proven success in increasing clients’ brand recognition through innovative communications strategies that effectively inform and motivate target audiences.

Background: Mark attended Seton Hall University in South Orange, NJ where he studied Communication and Journalism. He resides in New Jersey with his wife, two children, two cats, and two hermit crabs!