Chicago-based Walton Isaacson has named Jeff Davidoff as President, a new position at the agency, effective immediately.
Davidoff, who has more than 25 years of experience on both the client-side and agency-side of the business, will report to the agency’s co-founders Aaron Walton and Cory Isaacson. He’ll be based in Chicago but also divide his time between the agency’s Los Angeles, New York and Miami offices.
Davidoff was previously CMO at Donuts, the “not-com” domain registry. Before Donuts he was the CMO for The ONE Campaign, a grassroots advocacy and campaigning organization founded by Bono, with over 7 million members worldwide. Davidoff joined The ONE Campaign from Orbitz Worldwide where he was CMO for both Orbitz.com and Cheaptickets.com. Earlier he served as VP of Brand Marketing & Communications at Whirlpool Corporation.
Walton Isaacson Co-founder Cory Isaacson stated, “Jeff Davidoff embodies Walton Isaacson’s purpose-driven culture. From his ground breaking LGBT Orbitz work to Whirlpool’s Habitat for Humanity campaign, Jeff marries ideas and impact.”
Co-founder Aaron Walton added, “Having worked with Jeff as a client I am excited to have him join our team. We share core values and a common vision of where marketing is headed and of our agency’s role within that changing landscape.”