With over 30 years of experience working with national and international consumer, business-to-business and nonprofit organizations and brands, John Davidoff is recognized as a leader in strategic planning, thought leadership and business development. He is the architect of Mission-Driven Marketing, which leads organizations to reflect themselves in marketing and sales communications in more compelling and relevant ways. Mr. Davidoff is a regular public speaker and trainer.
Mr. Davidoff’s broad client experience includes work in such fields as social causes, education, environment, associations, museums, financial services, insurance, retail, publishing, real estate, and consumer packaged goods. Mr. Davidoff’s blue chip clients have included Anheuser-Busch, P&G, Charles Schwab, Discover Card, Allstate, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Ralston Purina, Maybelline, MasterCard, Visa and Pepsi. Mr. Davidoff has also worked with several not-for-profit organizations including the Smithsonian, American Cancer Society, Children International, National Forum on Children & Nature (The Conservation Fund), Monterey Bay Aquarium, Adler Planetarium, Easter Seals, National Children’s Museum, Ocean Conservancy and Zero to Three.
Mr. Davidoff serves as President of the Chicago based Wright Foundation for Transformational Leadership; and on the Board of Directors of Chicago’s Heartland Alliance Human Care. Mr. Davidoff is also involved at the Wright Leadership Institute where he coaches and trains students in sales, marketing and leadership; and Mr. Davidoff is a member of the Chicago City Club, Social Enterprise Alliance (Chicago Chapter), Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce and the Executives Club of Chicago. John has been a Little League baseball coach, certified AYSO referee, and a Cub Scout Pack Leader and currently volunteers with the Boy Scouts of America troop 903 in Evanston, IL.
Specialties:National consumer advertising, sales promotion event marketing, entertainment marketing and mall marketing. Also, sales management, sales coaching and management consulting.