John has been a media buyer for TVA since 1990. Prior to becoming a full-time media buyer, John spent 8 years in broadcast ownership and management. Before that he was Senior Vice President of a major national advertising sales firm where he spent 8 years supervising 16 sales offices and over 150 sales reps billing more than $400 million annually. John’s background includes another 10 years of advertising account management, and agency ownership. He has held positions of Vice President of Advertising for Wherehouse Record Stores, a national retail chain that spent over $60 million annually. He was President of Creative Space Advertising, a national advertising agency, and President of Pacific Image Advertising, an international advertising agency, with specialty in both domestic and Asian markets.
John handles both large and small accounts, from institutional advertisers, to brand names, to direct response clients. He is personally involved in all phases of the marketing process and carefully monitors the progress made by each of the media accounts assigned to him.