Our Team

Linda Brignola

Managing Director

Linda is one of the founders of Value Group Direct and provides the creative perspective while also overseeing the management and growth of new and existing client relationships. She will tell you that she is the Ying and John is the Yang, and together they provide their clients with a strong balance of quantitative and creative perspective on marketing strategy and campaign performance.

Linda’s background includes marketing and management positions at Topak Marketing, Inc., CIGNA, QVC, Continental American Life Insurance Company and National Liberty Marketing, now AEGON Special Markets.

As Senior Vice President of Topak Marketing, Inc., Linda provided the leadership and direction for all association clients. Her understanding of the nuances of broad market and association marketing strategies, offer approach, and messaging that resonates with prospects and members, places her above her direct response marketing peers.

Linda speaks regularly as a subject matter expert at numerous industry events. Active in the leading affinity and association marketing organization, PIMA, she served two terms on the Board of Directors. She was recognized with the PIMA Presidential Distinguished Service Award in 2008.

Our Services

We do it all. VGD provides the full spectrum of direct marketing services.


Full service, done better.
With over 3 decades spent building our direct response marketing muscle, we bring the kind of exacting knowledge and expertise needed to maximize your success.


Some agencies know direct response. Others claim client-side expertise. VGD was raised on both.


Measured performance. It’s the foundation of direct response and of our successes. Our strengths lie in the volume of successful tests and campaigns we have created over the years.