About Eli Jones
Dr. Eli Jones is a professor of marketing, Lowry and Peggy Mays Eminent Scholar, and the former Dean of Mays Business School at his alma mater, Texas A&M University (TAMU). His many awards include the American Marketing Association's Lifetime Achievement Award and the prestigious AMA-Irwin-McGraw-Hill Distinguished Marketing Educator Award, Savoy magazine's Most Influential Corporate Director, Texas A&M University's Aggie Impact Award, and the Academy of Marketing Science's Distinguished Marketing Educator Award. He also is one of twelve recipients in the TAMU system to be awarded the Chancellor's Medal for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Jones has worked in sales and sales management for three Fortune 500 global companies and is currently on the boards of Invesco Funds, Insperity, and First Financial Bank. His mission is to bridge academia and business. His books include Selling ASAP and Run Toward Your Goliaths.