Exclusive: Exec that worked on McDonald's branding will lead Boston's Breakaway
February 3, 2016
Tom Jump, an advertising executive who previously led worldwide branding forMcDonald's restaurants, has been tapped as president of Boston-based branding agency and venture capital firm Breakaway.
Jump previously led the worldwide McDonald's (NYSE: MCD) account for Chicago-based advertising agency Leo Burnett, which included leading the strategic direction of the fast-food giant's marketing and communications initiatives.
He'll now be focused on helping lead the 30-person team at Breakaway, succeeding Tim Marken, who has taken a job as the chief growth officer for Boston Globe Media.