Konnect Company appoints Ross Garner as new Affiliate Vice President
Connect AgencyRoss Garner, a dynamic full-service communications company with offices across the country and one of the best jobs from Inc. in 2019, has welcomed Ross Garner as head of its expanding office in New York. Garner has been hired as an Associate Vice President to strengthen the Konnect Agency's ever-growing leadership team after continued double-digit growth from year to year.
Garner brings nearly a decade of public relations and branding experience to the Konnect Agency. Before joining Konnect Agency, Garner was Chief Operating Officer at Media Maison, a New York based PR and marketing company. He has worked with countless brands in the categories family, lifestyle, beauty and celebrity products.
Garner has extensive knowledge of strategic business development and first-class customer relationships. It was his extensive work and knowledge of toy brands that led him to co-found Theatric toys, a line of costume for kids that has been sold across the country aim. Toys "R" us and Saks Fifth Avenue, Theatric Toys has received numerous awards, including the coveted “Best Toy” award from Good Housekeeping.
"Ross' experience in both agency and founder of his own product company provides an indispensable perspective that shows customers that we can meet their growing needs," said Sabina Gault, CEO of the Konnect agency. "With Konnect's continued growth, Ross was an ideal leader for our emerging East Coast team, and his strategic mindset and expertise will be critical to our overall success."
As the new Associate Vice President of the Konnect Agency, Garner will lead the company's New York office and strengthen the company's offerings for its consumer lifestyle customers. He will play a key role in the Konnect Agency leadership team in developing new business and will manage several of the company's existing accounts.