Jeff is a serial entrepreneur and seasoned business executive of 20 plus years. Under his leadership, his former company, J.J. Grace, was named to the Inc. Magazine list of 500 fastest growing companies in America.
As senior executive and Group President of Vertis, Inc., Jeff brought the needed vision and leadership to a highly diversified corporate Group and integrated the operations, the focus and the spirit of that Group back into the organizational mainstream.
In addition to his advisory role here at SMMI, Jeff is the President of Zeek Interactive and the founder and creative force behind Real Estate Shows. He is also widely regarded as leading thinker on emerging technology, and a sought after speaker.
In his experience, Jeff has recognized and applied the science and creativity of communication to his organizations. It has been instrumental in achieving uncommon successes. His insights and knowledge, both practical and academic are integral to how he helps lead SMMI.
Jeff earned his bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Grace College (Indiana) and a Master’s degree in School Psychology from Ball State University (Indiana). He is married and has six children.
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