George is Founder and CEO of UMarketing LLC. Founded in 2007 UMarketing offers Unified Marketing: strategy and content for data-driven marketers delivered via Accountable Communications. It maintains offices in New York, Chicago, San Jose, Princeton and Columbus. George has been a senior manager of agency services for most of his career. He joined the Wunderman agency, part of Y&R, in 1978 and was made Director of Client Services. He founded Grey Direct in 1980 and grew the company into a global $1 billion+ agency system. After WPP acquired Grey the company merged into a unit of WPP known as Geometry which is part of O&M. Always interested in the frontiers of marketing and innovation, George left Grey in 2000 to become President and CEO of Responsys (went public in 2011: MKTG, NASDAQ) which Oracle acquired in 2013 putting it at the heart of the Oracle Marketing Cloud. During his career George found time to serve for 15 years on the board of the Direct Marketing Association (DMA), becoming Chairman of the Board in 1999/2000.
Advertising and marketing executive currently working as General Manager of the UMarketing NY office. Alicia has spent her career as the strategic lead on both branding and direct campaigns and has worked across various industries including banking, utilities, fashion and liquor. Alicia loves photography and painting and stays busy entertaining her already ambitious toddler.