As President and CMO, Jeff Brooks helps Huge's marketing-oriented clients succeed in a digital-first world. This includes leading Huge's marketing capabilities and helping craft overall agency strategy as part of the organization's leadership team.
Immediately before joining Huge, Jeff played a transformative role as Chief Commercial Officer at MDC’s media network, Assembly, helping launch and grow the agency to over 500 people with annual billings exceeding $3B. Prior to that he successfully relaunched the M&C Saatchi brand in the U.S. as its New York CEO. Earlier in his career Jeff was CEO & Chief Digital Officer at Havas for 5 years, which was recognized by AdAge as the #2 Agency in the U.S. under his watch. He was also President of Atmosphere Proximity, the digital marketing arm of BBDO, which enjoyed 5 consecutive years of double-digit growth during his tenure.
Jeff is known for his drive, thoughtfulness and commitment to fostering great work. He serves on the Board of Directors for the 4A’s and has provided strategic counsel to nonprofit organizations including Seeds of Peace, The National Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, The Robin Hood Foundation & The ASPCA.
Jeff is a graduate of Hamilton College where he received a BA in Philosophy and Spanish. In his spare time Jeff can typically be found with a cat, guitar or fishing rod in hand.