Rob Quish is a Marketing and Advertising Strategist in EY’s Global Media and Entertainment Advisory. He is a former CEO and creative strategist in the marketing services industry having led advertising agencies and client campaigns through creatively focused transformations. Based in NYC, he has led local, regional and global agencies within WPP (JWT), IPG (Lowe) and inVentiv Health.
With relentless focus on innovation, Rob helped lead the agencies and the marketing programs he was responsible for with competitive passion and a singular belief in the power of creativity. The US Marine Corps, Transamerica, GM, UPS, Quaker Oats, P&G and Motorola’s Iridium, among others, benefitted from his unique consumer perspective and forward leaning ambition to use the tools of the moment: from digital to social to experiential, creating content compelling to consumers and measurably valuable to the brands.
Prior roles include: North America President, JWT; CEO JWT South; CEO JWT INSIDE; President Lowe & Partners; President, Global Strategy, inVentiv Health Communications. He started his career in Omnicom’s DDB in their management training program.
Rob is currently an active board member for the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation and created its NVRQT brand with Jon Lester of the Chicago Cubs. He is also an advisor to emerging technology companies in the social media data analytics space. A natural connector, strategist and confidant to CEO’s, he is helping these companies with their talent, marketing and growth plans.
Rob lives in the suburbs of NYC with his wife, Astrid Quish, MD, and 2 sons.