FAIRFIELD, NJ – Turchette Agency, one of New Jersey’s leading brand marketing and public relations firms for 65 years, has hired Fred Ghilino to the position of Senior Account Executive. In this role, Mr. Ghilino will manage several of Turchette’s current accounts, and be integral to the firm’s new business development endeavors.
For the past three years, Mr. Ghilino has held a variety of ascending sales management roles at Advantage Business Media in Rockaway, New Jersey. Most recently he served as Director of Sales & Brand Manager, overseeing sales in valuable West Coast markets for key life science trade publications, including R&D Magazine, Laboratory Equipment, Bioscience Technology, Drug Discovery & Development, and Controlled Environments. He also managed the annual R&D 100 Awards and Technology Conference in Las Vegas. Prior to this, he served as an account and market development manager for Coca-Cola, where he oversaw a sizable territory.
Mr. Ghilino’s versatility makes him ideal to service Turchette’s wide-ranging international client portfolio, which includes industrial technology companies; financial institutions; professional services companies; and manufacturing organizations, as well as an array of niche-industry clientele.
Jim Gorab, President of Turchette Agency, said, “Fred’s depth of experience, combined with his sales background and exposure to a variety of industry sectors, shows his ability to flourish at an agency with a diverse client roster. He’ll be a valuable asset at Turchette as we continue to expand our customer base and service offerings.”
Mr. Ghilino earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Kutztown University, where he majored in marketing and was president of the school chapter of the American Marketing Association. He resides in Allamuchy, NJ, with his wife.
About Turchette Agency
Turchette Agency, now in its 65th year, is headquartered at 9 Law Drive in Fairfield, New Jersey. One of the state’s leading advertising, marketing and public relations agencies, Turchette handles a variety of clients in diverse vertical markets within the business-to-business and business-to-consumer sectors. For more information, call Christopher Dale at 973-227-8080, ext. 116, e-mail [email protected], or visit the agency’s web site at www.turchette.com.