A native Chicagoan, Joe values strong relationships. He began his career in sales with Pfizer, as one of the organization’s youngest hires. In addition to amassing awards for sales, Joe’s passion for helping others succeed in business led him to assume diversity advancement leadership roles. Beyond sales Joe has experience in marketing, business development, and operations. As a strategic consultant Joe was able to help a startup healthcare organization by analyzing and advising on marketing, sales, and operations. Over the years these different opportunities have helped add to Joe’s well rounded experience.
Giving back to the community is important to Joe. He volunteers and supports various organizations focused on helping the youth on the south and west sides of Chicago.
A Graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago, Joe double-majored in Marketing and Management. While at UIC, he was a three-year captain on the Men’s Basketball Team, winning the Horizon League Conference Tournament and earning spots in the 2002 and 2004 NCAA Tournaments.