Lenox Spotlight: Jim Stengel

Jim Stengel is President/CEO of The Jim Stengel Company.  A prolific writer, speaker and advisor, Jim is the author of Grow: How Ideals Power Growth and Profit at the World’s Greatest Companies, and Unleashing the Innovators: How Mature Companies Find New Life with Startups.  He is also author of an exclusive six-part online series with Fortune® on companies activating their ideals and outgrowing their competitors. 

Jim is widely known for leading innovation and for his commitment to building leading-edge marketing capabilities.  In 2011, he was named to the first-ever Fortune® Executive Dream Team, has been named multiple times by Advertising Age as the number one “Power Player” in marketing, and is a 2017 American Marketing Association Hall of Fame inductee.  In 2017, Jim was appointed Senior Fellow and Adjunct Professor within the Kellogg Markets & Customers Initiative.  Jim has served as Dean of the Young Marketers Academy at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity since 2011.  In 2013, he pioneered the CMO Accelerator program at the Cannes Lions Festival, and continues to serve as Dean.  He is Chairman of the International Advisory Board for in/PACT, an interactive cause-marketing firm, and serves as an Advisor for Compound, a venture capital firm.  Jim is the former Global Marketing Officer of Procter & Gamble, one of the world’s most admired brand-building companies.  He is also a former member of the Board of Directors of AOL and Motorola.

Jim grew up in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He holds a BA from Franklin & Marshall College, and an MBA from The Pennsylvania State University, Smeal School of Business.  Jim and his wife Kathleen have two children, and split their time between Cincinnati, Ohio and Coronado, California.

Upcoming Event:

A Discussion with Jim Stengel - Unleashing the Innovators


Join us for a vibrant and eye-opening discussion with Jim Stengel, author of “Unleashing the Innovators”

On Wednesday, April 11 from 5:00-6:30, Jim will discuss how mature companies find new life with startups –- the current and “aha" topic not to be missed. The event will take place at Via Vite (520 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202) on Fountain Square in downtown Cincinnati.

Books will be available to be signed and purchased.

Doors will open at 4:30 PM for Check-In and Networking. If you have questions, please call us directly at (513) 618-7080. You can also RSVP by emailing info@lenoxwealth.com.