Over the last 40 years, helped create and implement marketing programs for over 1,700 B2B and B2C organizations from Fortune 500 divisions to funded start-ups in every industry possible, within a broad range of trade classes. Three years as VP of Strategy and Biz Dev for Didit, one of the first digital agencies, listed by Ad Age magazine as the 58th largest independent marketing company in the world, a member of the Inc. 500 with 120 employees in four offices on LI, NYC and Boston. EVP/Partner for 20 years at Linx Communications educating clients about strategy as the driving force behind successful revenue generating marketing programs. Managing Partner of Ross & Jacobs, an award winning marketing communications shop for 14 years. Noted speaker and blogger on various marketing issues. Served on the executive boards of Make-A-Wish, Business Information Network, LLS, the LI Philharmonic, the LI Ad Club and the Pat Covelli Foundation.