Chairman, Advisory Board
Jeff’s 45 year marketing career as entrepreneur, global agency
CEO (part of WPP), Board member of J. Walter Thompson USA,
Premier Retail Networks (Walmart TV), Real Time Media, co-
founder of 3 out-of-home media networks, and currently owner
of The Jeffrey Group (marketing consultancy), all led him to a
capstone chapter at Innovative. Jeff’s work in Senior Client
Development has served Innovative for over 5 years.
A 35-year leader and “Lifetime Achiever” of the marketing communications industry
(Brandweek), Jeff has received numerous awards, including his induction to the
Promotion Marketing Hall of Fame by the MAA Worldwide. His articles and industry
talks have been widely published.
Among Jeff’s clients were marketing giants including American Express, IBM, Bayer,
Johnson & Johnson, Alcoa, Unilever, Sony, AT&T, Burger King, Kimberly-Clark, Gillette,
Schering-Plough, Colgate-Palmolive, Amtrak, Pepsi-Cola, Kodak, Nestle, Kraft, Fiat, CBS
Television, Audi and Citibank.
Jeff is a cum laude graduate of Dartmouth and Marketing major attending Tuck School
of Business. He has served on the National Marketing Council of the Boys & Girls Clubs
of America, Chairman of Dartmouth’s Class Presidents Association and Alumni Council,
Trustee of Suffield Academy and Trustee/Past Chair of the Marketing Agencies