John Bennett joined Lessiter Media as their Director of Digital Media in 2020 after spending the previous 13 years piloting digital transformation for National Business Media. As a leader in strategic integrated media, he utilizes marketing technologies to drive new business, enhance operational efficiencies, and increase market exposure and profitability. Past executive experience includes working at Gannett, Wiesner Media, Penton Media and McClatchey. In his free time, John loves cycling, building things and doting over his granddaughters.
Education: Bachelors Degree in Business, Certificate in Biblical Studies - Colorado Christian University
Associates Degree, Graphics Reproduction, Graphic Design Emphasis - Aims Community College
No. 1 Bucket List goal: Travel through Eastern Europe; Albania, Macedonia, Romania, Moldova and Ukraine.
Favorite superhero: Batman
Favorite place in Milwaukee: Milwaukee Riverwalk
Person I’d most like to meet: Top 3: Francis Chan, Donna Reed, and Trace McSorley
Mac or PC: Have worked on both, but prefer Mac
Favorite ice cream flavor: Vanilla Bean topped with Ovaltine granules
Favorite quote: “There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.” — Ronald Reagan