At Work With: Jeffrey Wilks

Jeffrey Wilks
Jeffrey Wilks

What was your biggest break? 
Being offered a job at Ammirati & Puris in 1991.

What's the best and/or worst part of your job? 
The best part of my job is interacting with diverse, talented people.

What's the view like from your office/work area? 
I overlook the High Line and have a view of the Hudson.

How long is a typical meeting with clients? 
Two hours. Anything shorter is too short, anything longer can get boring.

What books are you -reading? 
How Google Works by Eric Schmidt and Creativity Inc. by Ed Catmull.

What was your greatest professional challenge? 
Starting and running an agency with two partners during the dot-com bust.

Where will you be in five years? 
Leading a growing, digitally centered, tech savvy group of marketing services companies for inVentiv.

If you were to write a book, what would the title be?
Digital First. And Second. And Third. And So On.

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