Louis Jones is responsible for the development and leadership of Media Contacts US, one of the most sophisticated and fastest-growing digital marketing organizations in the world. Media Contacts US has offices in San Francisco, New York and Boston, serving numerous clients across many industries including Fidelity Investments, Vonage, Royal Caribbean, Goodyear, Barclays Global Investors, and ING Direct.
Louis was most recently SVP and Group Director on the Volkswagen account for MPG and has been a part of the MPG family since May 2001, when he was hired to run its San Francisco office. In September 2002, he moved to Washington DC to run that office while continuing to manage the San Francisco office.
Prior to joining MPG in 2001, Louis was Executive Director of Organic Online in San Francisco, where he led all marketing activities for Organic’s West Coast clients and helped draw clients like The Gap, Inc., Washington Mutual and Sprint PCS to the company. He also served as Managing Director at Young & Rubicam in San Francisco, dedicated to the Clorox media unit.
He spent his first ten years in advertising at J. Walter Thompson in New York, rising to Deputy Media Director, and worked with clients such as Warner-Lambert (now Pfizer), Nestle, Kellogg’s, The Wall Street Journal, Weight Watchers, Boston Market, Reynolds Metals, Prodigy, and The American Red Cross.
Jones is a member of the AAAA Advanced Television Committee and serves on the Advisory Boards of Google and Advertising.com.