Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Europe
Christopher has over 15 years of client service and
growth-related background, delivering for global brands such as HP, Intel,
Siemens, Infosys, and Cartier. In addition to leading growth for the agency,
Christopher heads up Wire Stone's international expansion and manages the
European office. Prior to coming to Wire Stone, Christopher worked at HP and
held various growth and marketing positions, in addition to leading on one of
the company's emerging market initiatives. Christopher is a graduate of
Northwood University in Michigan with a BA in Marketing and Management.
Chief Executive Officer
A marketing services business leader with more than 20
years of experience, Dan provides strategic guidance on Wire Stone's offerings
and overall market positioning. He develops and empowers the company's leaders
to ensure delivery and operational excellence and is heavily involved in
establishing new customer relationships and strategic solutions for Wire
Stone's clients. Prior to Wire Stone, Dan spent five years at Organic as
president of e-commerce and chief officer of global business development.
During this time, Organic went through a public offering and later sold to
Omnicom. Prior to Organic, Dan was senior vice president of sales and marketing
at Technicolor Entertainment Services in Hollywood. Dan has a business
marketing degree from the University of San Diego and is based out of Wire
Stone's San Francisco, California, office.
Chief Marketing Officer
Drew is a passionate marketer with more than 20 years of digital experience, and a track record for building disruptive agencies. Most of his career has been spent helping organizations like Google, Facebook, eBay, Duncan Hines, Birds Eye, Warner Brothers, Campbells Soup and Prudential adapt to technology and it’s effect on consumer behavior. As Senior Vice President of Wire Stone, Drew helps the leadership team navigate the rapidly changing marketing landscape, while continuing to provide brands with innovative solutions to complex marketing problems. He values strategic action, finding better ways to apply the fusion of art and technology.
Previously, Drew founded Tenthwave, a leading social digital agency. He was also founder of i33 communications, which was sold to to 360i, which became one of the worlds leading digital agencies. Drew is an award winning designer, passionate marketer, and a sought after industry expert appearing in publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Ad Age, Ad Week, The New York Times and Forbes.
Vice President and Managing Director, Chicago
Elizabeth has 25 years of experience building and strengthening some of the world’s most well-regarded brands. Her diverse marketing background spans both B2B and B2C for brand luminaries such as Kraft, Searle Pharmaceuticals, Wrigley, Head Racquets, Fidelity Investments, Ciroc Vodka, Morton Salt, and Bayer. Elizabeth’s formidable leadership experience in account management and business development includes some of the world’s largest agencies (JWT, BBDO, Ogilvy), 5-employee start-ups, and everything in between. With Wire Stone she has found a place to leverage her rich experience and work with a phenomenal team that shares her desire to roll up their sleeves and help our client partners solve their unique marketing challenges.
Chief Technology Officer
Fabio leads Wire Stone's technology innovation and
execution. He provides guidance and technical oversight for the company's
complex solutions and key accounts like Apple, Nike, Facebook, and Boeing and
is an executive sponsor and principle contributor to Wire Stone Labs. Prior to
Wire Stone, Fabio developed industrial process control and computer telephony
systems for clients like Pepperidge Farms, Solvay, Dell Computers, and IBM. He
has a BS degree in Computer Science from Universidade Estadual de Campinas
Senior Vice President and Director of Finance
Gary is a CPA with over 25 years of experience in
accounting and operations. Gary is responsible for all things financial, legal,
and administrative at Wire Stone. Previously, he was the CFO and part owner of
4th Revolution, which was acquired by Wire Stone in 2002. Gary is a graduate of
the University of California at Santa Barbara with a BA in Business Economics.
Chief Creative Officer
Greg brings over 18 years of strategic and creative
expertise to his leadership role at Wire Stone. He has created leading-edge
digital experiences for some of the world's leading brands including Nike,
Boeing, HP, Cartier, Jordan Brand, ConAgra, and Abbott. Since Wire Stone
acquired the agency where Greg served as a partner, he has held multiple roles
at Wire Stone including design manager, creative director, and director of
emerging experiences before being named as CCO in July of 2012. Greg is a
graduate of Colorado State University where he earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts
Vice President and Managing Director, California
Jason is the VP and Managing Director of Wire Stone’s three California offices. Fifteen years on the client side and five years leading agency strategy teams uniquely position Jason to understand our clients' most pressing priorities, including digital business transformation and customer experience marketing. His direct experience with business-to-consumer and business-to-business marketing initiatives includes brand and product launches, repositioning, product development, and go-to-market strategies for Boeing, ConAgra, HP Enterprise, Intel, Lowe's, Microsoft, and other big-brand icons. Jason’s work with businesses undergoing intense periods of growth, transition, restructuring, and C-level changes is an asset in any client engagement.
Senior Vice President, West Region and Technology
Jon Baker is Senior Vice President of our West Region and Technology. He also serves as the executive
sponsor of Wire Stone Labs, the company's incubator for technological
innovation and creativity. Jon brings more than 20 years of experience in the
technology sector, as a pioneering practitioner of software development and web
technologies. In addition to a robust technology background, Jon brings 10
years of digital marketing and management for Razorfish and Wire Stone, where
he has developed solutions for worldwide brands, such as Microsoft, HP, Boeing,
and Nike. Jon was educated in the UK at the University of Bristol, with degrees
in Computer Science and Mathematics.
Vice President and Managing Director, Seattle
A creative problem
solver and strategic thinker, Lianne is responsible for leading the Wire Stone
office in Seattle, Washington. She has delivered B2B and B2C solutions and
services to Microsoft, eBay, Apple, Hewlett-Packard and many others. She is a
25-year marketing veteran having held leadership positions in marketing on both
the client- and agency-side. Previously, Lianne was the CEO and part owner of
the Webby-nominated, digital agency 4th Revolution, which was acquired by Wire
Stone in 2002.
Chief Strategy Officer
Neil leads Wire
Stone’s strategy practice, delivering business and market insights that drive
impactful creative and technical projects. Neil is a thought leader in the
field of communications with two decades of marketing experience in B2B and B2C
projects across a wide range of roles. He received an M.A. from the University
of California Davis, and has published several award-winning academic journal
articles. With a background that traverses creative arts and data analytics,
Neil delivers holistic thinking to some of the world’s most successful
companies, including Boeing, Nike, Microsoft, GitHub, Hortonworks, Motorola,
Carhartt, Carbonite, Northwestern Medicine, and Hewlett Packard Enterprise.
Vice President and Managing Director, New York
Steve has been a guiding force in the agencies he’s led, building their reputations on trust and quality. He brings 30+ years creating and implementing promotion marketing programs for some of the world’s largest brands. Co-Founder of Strobe Promotions (A PROMO Top Shop) in 2005 and Founder and Managing Partner of Tenthwave, Steve helped Tenthwave grow to service clients including Facebook, Google and The Gap. In addition to leading Wire Stone’s newest office in NYC, Steve is a driving force in the development of the Promotion Marketing discipline at Wire Stone.
Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Fort Collins
Ti is responsible
for leading the Wire Stone office in Fort Collins, Colorado. She has over 25
years of experience delivering services and solutions to high tech, B2B
clients, including Hewlett-Packard, Intel, Infosys, and Siemens. As an owner of
one of the original pre-merger Wire Stone companies, she continues to play a
key role in the creation and retention of the unique culture Wire Stone enjoys
today. Previously, she owned a prominent graphic design and branding company in
the Rocky Mountain region. Ti is a graduate of the University of Northern
Colorado with a BS in Marketing.
Senior Vice President, COO and Managing Director, Boise
With over 25
years' experience in marketing, design, and digital communications, Tony
currently functions as the Boise managing director and the company's COO. Tony
is responsible for building and championing internal processes, project team
efficiency, company profitability, recruiting and hiring new employees, IT
infrastructure, and resourcing teams at both an account and project level. As a
founder of Wire Stone, Tony is a particularly active player in Wire Stone's
thriving culture. Tony received an education in graphic design from Idaho State
University, which led to pioneering digital experience design and user
experience far in advance of its time.