Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 20, 2015
Groove, a Baltimore-based creative marketing, web design and development agency, has added Eric Jones as Chief Customer Officer (CCO). As CCO, Jones will lead the agency’s business development and account management teams.
Groove tapped Jones for his expertise around new client acquisition, client growth and advancement, as well as product and service expansion opportunities.
“Eric brings a great deal of experience, from both the agency and the customer perspective, and we are excited for him to join us. I’m confident that he will positively impact our team, as well as help our clients to increase efficiencies and revenue,” said Mack McGee, Groove’s Principal and Executive Vice President.
Jones brings two decades of strategic marketing and business development experience to Groove. He has held marketing leadership positions in various industries, including finance, real estate, and technology. Most recently, Jones was the Vice President of Client Strategy for Jellyfish, a global performance-based digital marketing agency, leading the integration of multiple service lines and creating innovative solutions through an understanding of the customer journey and business. As Vice President of Digital Marketing for R2integrated, a digital marketing and technology agency, he was credited for increasing retained client service revenues from $150K in 2009 to more than $7 million annually in 2013.
A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Eric earned a B.A. in Marketing.
Founded in 2007, Groove is one of the nation’s premier creative marketing, web design and development agencies. Headquartered in Baltimore, MD, Groove delivers digital solutions to small and mid-sized businesses, ranging from eCommerce, web design, inbound marketing, and branding. The growing company has been recognized nationally on the 2013 and 2014 Inc. Magazine “Inc. 5000” list, as an Agency Post “Agency 100,” and as a “Best Young Company to Work for” by turnstone. Groove was also named a 2014 “Best Place to Work” in Baltimore by the Baltimore Business Journal, taking first place in the small business category.
Groove has forged partnerships with some of the world’s leading software programs like Magento, HubSpot, Bigcommerce, Shopify, and Salesforce.com. The agency is the only Magento Gold Solutions Partner in the tri-state area and the only HubSpot Platinum Partner in Baltimore (one of 16 globally!). To learn more about Groove, visit http://gotgroove.com.