EVP, Strategic Growth and Innovation
John directs a multidisciplinary team who create retail solutions for domestic and international client brands. His thorough understanding of shopper experience begins with insights and strategy, and continues through branding and a holistic approach to 360 marketing, retail environments, channel strategy and the spectrum of digital touch points.
He has over two decades of experience directing business and marketing strategies for consumer goods, retail, technology and financial services companies, such as Adidas, Samsung, Gatorade, Frito-Lay, Electrolux, Best Buy, The North Face, The Home Depot, Kroger, HP and Wendy’s. His background includes both client and agency experience, and he’s an accomplished public speaker. Before joining WD Partners, John was President of Pontis Group. In addition, he has held positions at Moxie, IBM iX, and JP Morgan Chase.