Les Stern has more than 30 years of marketing accomplishments across several industries, including financial services, healthcare, professional services, information and technology, and building trades. His expertise covers all areas of strategic and tactical marketing, as well as marketing management.
After beginning his career as a newspaper reporter, Les moved into marketing, where he had positions of increasing responsibility at Kemper Financial Services, Dean Witter Discover, and the Sachs Group. He formed L. Stern & Associates in 1999.
Les has been a frequent speaker on various marketing topics. He has been quoted, and has had articles published, in numerous publications.
Les received a B.J. in Journalism from the University of Missouri, and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.