Jeff Bender has over 20 years experience as a marketing and media executive managing some of the world's leading media and entertainment brands.
Before launching Ionic, Jeff was a partner at The McKenna Group, running the media and entertainment practice. Previously, Jeff was at The Walt Disney Company where he was SVP/GM of Ecommerce for their Internet division. During his 5-year tenure with Disney, Jeff was responsible for pioneering their online marketing, media and ecommerce strategies.
Prior to Disney, Jeff held positions at Time-Life where he was brand manager in charge of their video and television division, and TV Guide, where he was Director of Marketing. Jeff started his career working for several direct marketing agencies including Corinthian Direct and Western Media Direct.