Ferris Kaplan

Marketing/Business Development For-Profits & Nonprofits

Portrait of Ferris KaplanAn accomplished business leader with 30 years successfully building market awareness, increasing profitability, and delivering on brand promise. Broad expertise in forging strategic alliances, uncovering new opportunities, driving innovative communications, and product development.

Experience fostering collaboration among teams and cost-effectively controlling multi-million dollar budgets. Strategic thinker who is a strong team player, hands-on with a desire to contribute to a results-oriented culture. Demonstrated ability to work effectively under pressure, meeting deadlines within budget, and handling multiple projects simultaneously. Helped companies thrive through economic cycles by entrepreneurial leadership.

Consistent track record of rapidly growing revenue, memberships, and corporate sponsorships for The Walt Disney Company, American Advertising Federation, The Humane Society of the United States, Pearson Television, and the American Red Cross; and sales at Fair Oaks Mall and Apple.