Leadership Team

Experienced Leadership.

Steve Puffenberger

Steve Puffenberger (BsEd), founder and president of Advent Media, Inc., has been involved with the multimedia and A/V industries since 1969 as an undergrad projectionist for The Ohio State University. He went on to lead a media production division at OSU in 1973. In 1979 he started an independent company which was incorporated in 1982 as Advent Media, Inc. Steve has nearly 50 years of experience across a wide range of legacy and modern media formats including graphic design, script writing, video/audio production, presentation design and event production.

David Puffenberger

David Puffenberger, the 2nd generation, joined the team in 2007 and is vice president. While having been immersed in the multimedia, A/V and IT industries his entire life, he has 10+ years of professional experience across and equally wide range of media formats including Website design, Web development, Web hosting, graphic design, video/audio editing and event production. His design and problem-solving expertise is visible on this and all of our example sites.

Together our team, along with select U.S. based freelancers (when needed), have designed, produced and delivered hundreds of projects for clients nationwide with truly amazing results.

Creative Services

Seamlessly connecting modern technology and design.

Over the years, we’ve expanded our craft across a wide variety of modern disciplines; seamlessly connecting both the Audio/Visual (A/V) and Information Technology (IT) industries with proven, time honored designs and production methods. Today, our unique skillsets and years of experience allow us to deliver tailor-made creative solutions with proven results.

Our Clients

Serving a national clientele.

From large national organizations to local small businesses and even non-profits, we've delivered many different creative solutions for many different leaders and innovators across a wide-range of industries. Below is just a partial list of the clients we've worked with in our nearly 40 year history. Imagine what we could do for you.

Explore our Portfolio

Agriculture / Landscape

  • Kinman Design Associates / Institute
  • National Association of Landscape Professionals
  • Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association
  • Washington Association of Landscape Professionals

Business / Information

  • Active Parenting
  • Business Professionals of America
  • Devco USA
  • Germain Automotive
  • Greater Cincinnati SMPS
  • The Meridian Group (for STIHL)
  • National Fingerprint, Inc.
  • The Reading Doc, Inc.
  • STIHL, Inc.

Construction / Industry

  • Anderson Aluminum Corporation
  • Architectural Alliance
  • Lakeside Construction
  • Oldcastle Materials
  • Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station
  • Ruscilli Construction Co.
  • Worthington Industries


  • Bishop Ready High School
  • Bishop Rosecrans High School
  • Dublin City Schools
  • Eastland/Fairfield Career Center
  • Knox County Career Center
  • Ohio Catholic School Accrediting Association
  • Our Lady of Perpetual Help School
  • The Ohio State University
  • Tuscarawas Central Catholic High School
  • Saint Mary Magdalene School
  • Worthington City Schools


  • City of Columbus (Ohio)
  • Ohio Bureau of Employment Services
  • Ohio Department of Education
  • Ohio Police and Fire Pension Fund
  • Ohio State Teachers Retirement System
  • U.S. National Parks Service

Health Services

  • Central Ohio Primary Care
  • Friendship Village of Dublin
  • National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians
  • Ohio Nurses' Association


  • 168 Film
  • Catholic Conference of Ohio
  • Diocese of Columbus
  • International Friendships, Inc.
  • Kairos International (Ohio)
  • Kindway
  • League of Women Voters
  • Lutheran CORE
  • North American Lutheran Church (NALC)
  • Upper Arlington Lutheran Church (UALC)
  • Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce

Real Estate / Housing

  • National Church Residences
  • NP Limited Partnership (POLARIS Centers)
  • Ruscilli Real Estate Services

Our Affiliations

Microsoft Partner
Member Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce
DNN Partner