Chris Arkell

EVP, Managing Director

Biography

Chris serves as Executive Vice President, Managing Director leading the agency’s Tier II automotive team and working closely with our Honda and Acura clients. Chris also leads the agency’s East coast presence in Stamford, Connecticut.

Over the past 20 years, he has served in a variety of account management, strategic, brand, retail and media sales roles, serving clients such as: Ford, Lincoln-Mercury, Ford CPO, Ford Credit, Jaguar, Land Rover, Aston-Martin, Toyota, Audi, BMW, Volvo, Volkswagen, Porsche, Dodge, Chrysler, Chevrolet, Subaru, Nissan, Infiniti, Honda and Acura.

Chris worked in a variety of agency account management roles at Madison Avenue ad agency giants Young & Rubicam and IPG. He also led the creation and management of large-scale digital solutions for automotive OEM’s at Autotrader, Comcast and Edmunds.

That experience and the accompanying successes led to life-long relationships with OEM automotive marketers, dealers and dealer groups. Chris is a Silver Effie Award recipient, for “Most Integrated Retail Automotive campaign”.