Speaker Profile

Jim Jelak
Account Planning & Management Director / Nelson Schmidt

James Jelak is director of account planning and management at Nelson Schmidt, Inc., where he collaborates with the creative, digital, media, content, PR, and production teams to develop and evolve ideas that bring together brand goals, client objectives, and consumer needs.

Prior to joining Nelson Schmidt, Mr. Jelak held positions at Stephan & Brady, Kennedy Communications, and Shine United. He was also an account supervisor at Jacobson Rost for more than a decade.

Mr. Jelak has a B.S. in mass communications from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.