Speaker Profile

John Sass
Vice President, Marketing & Communications / ScottsMiracle-Gro

Over the past 15 years, John has enjoyed great success at Scotts Miracle-Gro across a variety of marketing roles.  Currently, he is the Vice President of Marketing & Communications and oversees all advertising creative and development, media planning and buying, sponsorships, PR, packaging development, and consumer insights and analytics. Outside of Scotts, John volunteers his time to serve on the Board of Directors of a nonprofit (The 2nd & 7 Foundation) and also giving back to his local community as a member of the Upper Arlington Civic Association. In 2017, he was recognized by Columbus Business First as one of the Top 40 Under 40 honorees.

John is a three-time alum of The Ohio State University, having most recently earned his M.B.A. in 2005.