Executive Vice President, Leo Burnett USA
Local Board Member, Chicago
Denny has been with Leo Burnett for 30+ years, beginning his career in his hometown at Leo Burnett Detroit where he worked on the General Motors business. He got his start the old fashioned way in the Mailroom/Paste-up Department before working his way up the ranks. He is currently the Chief Client Officer on the Altria business.
Denny is known throughout the Agency for his collaborative spirit, positive outlook, with a great eye for strong creative work that is strategically grounded. He is a proud ‘Burnetter’ with a strong Midwestern work ethic.
Denny lives in Naperville, Illinois with his wife Terry. They have two daughters, Carly and Megan, both now fully functioning adults. He is a graduate of Northwestern University.
Outside of work he is an avid ‘average’ golfer, remains a true blue fan of the Detroit Tigers, Wings, Pistons and, yes, even the Lions. He is a member of Big Brothers Big Sisters.