Visionary Marketing Strategist + Certified Digital Marketing Professional
Jeff is a native Michigander, born and raised in Novi. He earned his undergraduate degree from Michigan State University in 1992. In 1998 he graduated Magna cum Laude from Walsh College's Masters of Science in Information, Management, and Communication program.
Jeff began his career in the Internet World late in 1994 with Online Marketing Company, which became marchFIRST, where he earned the title of Internet Marketing Specialist of the year for 1995 and 1996. From there, Hofer & Beatty, a traditional advertising agency brought Mr. Stanislow on board to consult and start the agency's Interactive Division. After getting the Agency started with its first few Internet projects, Jeff started the Detroit Office as Regional Sales Manager for Talk City where his task was to bring in business from the automotive sector. Talk City added General Motors and DaimlerChrysler to its client list.
Jeff was Vice President for ECS Group, a full-service Digital Solutions Provider. Prior to ECS Group, Mr. Stanislow started BlueChip Interactive, an Online Advertising and Marketing Company as a division of NetPlanet, which was purchased by ECS.
In the spring of 2001, Mr. Stanislow started his own Interactive Marketing and Advertising Company, Motor City Interactive which was renamed Chief Internet Marketer in 2011 as the business expanded outside of Michigan. Jeff has successfully created over 100 online marketing initiatives for all types of Clients including; Chrysler, Ford, GM, AAA Life Insurance, BASF, CarRental8.com, United Road, HoMedics, Comerica, and Flagstar Bank.
In 2013, Mr. Stanislow ventured into the online travel industry leading the charge for CarRental8.com to develop new channel partners and implemented many strategies that helped position the company for a successful acquisition late in 2015.
Also, Jeff spent 5-years as an Adjunct Professor at Walsh College, teaching Interactive Marketing in an "online" environment and the past-President of GLIMA, Detroit's Interactive Marketing Association and served as Vice President for a ConnecTech chapter, Automation Alley's premier association for technology professionals. Currently Jeff volunteers on the foundation board Advent Health and chairman of the largest fundraising initiative for Mother Teresa Catholic Schools.
Mr. Stanislow was recognized by Crain's Detroit, as a "Who is Who" in technology and has spoken on Interactive Marketing at over 10 regional conferences. Most recently in Tampa at the Innovation Summit which had 5,000 attendees. He is a Certified Digital Marketing Professional which comprises of a 30 hour course and three hour proctored examination.
Jeff currently lives in Tampa and is married with three children; twin boys, Jack and Evan, and daughter, Lily.
Session: Today's Top B2B Marketing Trends