Chairman & CEO
A globally-respected marketing innovator, John Nardone is sought out by many of the world's most prestigious brands for his insights into creating brand relevance. During his career he has achieved many firsts, including placing the first paid ads on the Internet, establishing the first online media pricing model, and launching some of the first websites for consumer products.
*Before joining [x+1] in February 2008, John Nardone was Co-President of Marketing Management Analytics (MMA), where he served as a trusted adviser to senior management of many of the world’s well-known brands.
*Before joining MMA in 2004, John served as EVP Media, Research and Database Marketing at Modem Media from 1994-1999. From 1999-2002, he served as President, International where he led the agency's global expansion with mergers and acquisitions in London, Hong Kong, Japan, Germany, France, and Brazil.
*Prior to Modem Media, John spent seven years leading established and new brands for Procter & Gamble and PepsiCo.
*John has been named Media Maven and Digital Media Master by Ad Age, and has be named Media All Star by MediaWeek magazine.
*John holds an MBA from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business and a BA from Duke University.