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Nancy Cloutier

As Executive Vice President of Client Experience at Adept Marketing, Nancy focuses on catalyzing growth, both for Adept and the clients we serve. Nancy is also responsible for overseeing business development and marketing.

Her talent mix

  • Digital Marketing
  • Business strategy and planning
  • Collaboration
  • Leadership and coaching
  • Relationship building


Nancy’s growth path

Ask Nancy, and she’ll tell you that the rules she learned at 15, waiting tables, still guide her today. Listen carefully. Anticipate the needs of your customers. Pay attention to the small things–and make the service so good, people ask for you by name. Today, Nancy is best known as one of the powerhouse forces behind the massive growth of digital agency, Blue Diesel. Born and raised a French-Canadian, Nancy moved to Ohio with her husband 23 years ago and got her BSBA from Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University. With more than 20 years as a marketing leader and business adviser, Nancy continues to distinguish herself as a driver of growth in sectors like healthcare, retail, manufacturing, and technology.


In her downtime

Staying true to her Canadian roots, Nancy spends most of her time watching professional hockey and waiting for Celine Dion’s next album. To her kids, 16 and 13, she is a perennial hockey and volleyball mom..