Business Development Director
Dean heads up the business development team for imediagroup, a role he says he was born to play. He works with imediagroup’s media, marketing, finance and strategy teams to bring our clients customer-focused solutions.
Dean also cultivates long-term business relationships for our company with agencies and advertisers. Dean’s experience spans across all media including print, broadcast, digital display, mobile and search engine marketing. His focus on customer service and professional account management has won him relationships with many local, regional and national accounts including Allstate, DirecTV, Famous Dave’s, MillerCoors, State Farm, Regis, California Closets, Bang & Olufsen, Encompass Insurance and Blue Cross Blue Shield.
He has served as publisher of LUXE magazine in Chicago; account manager for local editions of national magazines that include InStyle, Time, People, Fortune, Sports Illustrated and Money at Time, Inc.; and senior account director representing Condé Nast magazine brands, such as Condé Nast Traveler, Vanity Fair, GQ, Architectural Digest and Vogue, where he was the top digital revenue producer.
Dean has a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the Foster School of Business at Bradley University. He has an avid interest in professional team sports and actively supports cancer care organizations.