Former Global Marketing Officer, Procter & Gamble (2001- 2008) and Author, “Grow: How Ideals Power Growth and Profit at the World’s Greatest Companies”
Jim Stengel is the author of “Grow: How Ideals Power Growth and Profit at the World’s Greatest Companies”, which is based on a landmark 10-year growth study involving 50,000 brands. In “Grow”, Stengel unlocks the code for 21st century business success by demonstrating how the world’s best businesses drive financial performance through their ability to connect with human emotions, hopes, values and greater purposes. Stengel is the former global marketing officer of Procter & Gamble and was recognized for four years by Advertising Age as the number one “Power Player” in marketing. In 2005, he was recognized as “Grand Marketer of the Year” by Brandweek magazine, the same year that P&G was honored as “Marketer of the Year” by Advertising Age magazine. He was named to the first-ever Fortune Executive Dream Team in 2011. Presently, he is on the board of directors for AOL, and also serves as an advisor to MarketShare and Myrian Capital.