Speaker Profile

Jeffrey Jones
Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer / Target Corporation

Jeff Jones’s areas of responsibility include all marketing and advertising operations for Target. He brings extensive experience in leading global marketing strategy and operations across a variety of industries, including consumer products and retail. Most recently, he served as partner and president of McKinney, a Durham, N.C.-based advertising agency. Prior to McKinney, Mr. Jones served as executive vice president and chief marketing officer at the Gap, where he was responsible for leading marketing strategy, retail store design, store experience, and all consumer communications. In addition, he has previously held leadership positions at marchFIRST, Coca-Cola, and Leo Burnett Worldwide, and he served as president and chief executive officer of LB Works, a Chicago-based advertising agency associated with Leo Burnett. He received his bachelor’s from the University of Dayton.