Craig Apatov, Managing Partner/Ascension
A three time Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), Apatov possesses 25+ years of experience in strategic marketing, general management, and consultative business development for multiple Fortune 100 companies. His experience includes senior level executive roles at Con Agra Foods, Citibank, GM, Mattel, Time Warner, and The Walt Disney Company.
Wesley Johnston PhD, Client Partner/Ascension
Wesley is an Ascension strategic sales enablement consultant and a Professor of Marketing for the Robinson College of Business at the Georgia State University. Johnston has served as a consultant and trainer in the areas of business-to-business marketing and strategic selling, key account and sales force management, and competitive strategies.
Johnston is a member of the American Marketing Association, where he received the Life Time Achievement award. Wes has worked on projects for AT&T, Beers Construction Company, Bushnell, Cargill, Carrier International, Cypress Communications, DuPont, Honeywell, Lanier Worldwide, Siemens, Thyssen Krupp, UPS, and Weyerhaeuser,
Jip Inglis, Managing Partner/Ascension
Jip is a former Brand Manager at Procter & Gamble and the Coca-Cola Company and brings a strategic and analytic orientation to help Ascension clients drive informed and systematic growth. His experience includes building renowned brands within highly competitive categories.
Mr. Inglis works on clients in the consumer products, retail, manufacturing, industrial/manufacturing, and financial services industries. He helps clients to link business growth objectives with actionable marketing strategies and sales executional programs.