Storyteller, keynote speaker, student of behavior, brand fanatic.
As Adept’s lead strategist, Jake seamlessly shifts between lenses to position brands for growth. He is masterful at putting himself in the customer’s shoes, which helps him pinpoint the unique value brands offer and build brand experiences that resonate. Prior to his career in marketing, Jake was a pastor. In that role, he led and spoke at conferences, where he developed a passion for storytelling and marketing. Since joining Adept in 2013, Jake has led award-winning strategies, helping clients effectively build brands and boost market share.
In his free time, Jake enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, and continues to mentor two boys he once fostered. Always up for a new adventure, he also loves to be outdoors, including snowboarding, skydiving, hiking, and traveling abroad.