John F. Marino serves as President of Marino, a full-service strategic communications firm founded by his father, Frank, in 1993. In this role, John leads the day to day operations of the agency, which is home to a talented, committed and diverse team of communications professionals and digital strategists in New York, Los Angeles, and Boston.
Since joining the firm in 2002, John has been a trusted communications counselor to C-Suite executives and other organization principals throughout New York real estate companies, Fortune 100’s, institutes of higher education and leading not-for-profit directors, including Walmart, McDonald’s, The Home Depot, New York University, Cushman & Wakefield, and New York’s One World Trade Center, just to name a few.
Throughout his tenure at the firm – where he previously served as Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director – John played a central role in expanding the firm’s client base and capacity, and growing staff and revenue by nearly 50 percent. Additionally, he led the charge to fully integrate the agency, starting with robust digital offerings and recently expanding to a full suite of creative and advertising services.
A graduate of Fairfield University, John lives in Westchester County with his wife, Kate, and their children John Luke, Giuliana, and Colette.