“What it is we live for is the good opinion of our neighbors.”
– Mark Twain
Chief Marketing Officer for the NBA Phoenix Suns for 15 seasons.
A storied career punctuated by Hall of Fame awards from both the ASU College of Public Programs & the Cronkite School of Journalism. Recognition as a “Most Admired Leader” by the Phoenix Business Journal.
Community service stints as past president of the Phoenix Thunderbirds & board member of the ASU Sun Angel Foundation.
Canonization as bona-fides for current role as founding partner of the Halo Project.
Gave boxer Oscar De la Hoya nickname of ‘Golden Boy,’ today a $200M brand.
Followed by five rewarding years helping create, administer & communicate the ‘Circle K Cares’ CSR program. During which time the Arizona region boasted the company’s highest rate of charitable giving, its lowest employee turnover rate & accounted for 35% of all company revenue.
The renovation & repurposing of a vacated Circle K store into a pediatric rehabilitation clinic in sterling service to hundreds of area families, and one tarnished corporate reputation.
Humble service as bona-fides for current role as founding partner of the Halo Project.