Jeffrey M. Barnes
President & CEO
Agency Role: Jeff is a marketing and PR professional with more than 30 years of experience. He is responsible for overall agency operations, business development and achieving client results. Making sure the agency is moving forward and raising clients’ advertising bar to national quality regardless of the budget is Jeff’s primary objective.
Strengths: Film and video creative direction, aggressive media buying, media relations, strategic planning, business development, business to business networking and client results.
Background: Prior to launching Barnes Agency in 2003, Jeff was vice president for four large regional and national hospital and healthcare systems. He was held accountable for growth in revenue while maintaining and enhancing the image and brand identity of the organizations he served. Jeff served as a spokesperson for each system and maintains a tremendous relationship with both regional and national media outlets. To date, Jeff and his team have been awarded over 450 regional and national awards for advertising excellence. Prior to establishing his business career, Jeff played professional baseball for the Texas Rangers.