About Jeffrey L. Bowman
Co-founder and CEO of Reframe, inventor, author, pioneer of a change operating system and inclusive experience design approach with software in response to C-suite executives using dated practices for accelerating change and growth. Bowman is a two-time award-winning Wiley published author. He is a former senior partner and managing director at Ogilvy & Mather in New York City, one of the world’s largest advertising and communications agencies. It was there Bowman pioneered the industry’s first cross-cultural practice that modernized the marketing and communications industry. His work has been featured in The New York Times, The Economist, Fast Company, NBC (Today Show), and he speaks frequently at industry and trade events across the United States, Europe, and South America.
Writing did not come easy to Bowman. He did not know how to read and write on a high school grade level until the urging of his school English teacher, Mrs. Arbuckle. Bowman discovered the power of words through reading and writing. She made him join the yearbook staff to practice writing and build his confidence while covering high school sports. Flash forward to 2008 he was taught about the power of thought leadership while at Ogilvy and today he is an award winning, 2X Wiley published author of "Reframe The Marketplace: The Total Market Approach to the New Majority" and a white paper, “Leadership, Marketing and the New Majority”. Other published works include: The Cross-Cultural Report, The Brand Cross-Cultural Index, The State of the Total Market Industry Vertical, How to Assess Your Organization’s Cultural Maturity, Reframe Workplace Change Guide and Reframe Marketplace Change Guide.
Speaking, talking and sharing stories about how to help People Leaders build the most inclusive experiences, no matter where they work and live is his life long mission. Bowman’s core audience is human resource and marketing professionals, C-Suite executives, creators and founders. Because of the work he does everyday, he speaks about marketplace and workplace change across multiple industries from technology (tech), consumer packaged goods (CPG), retail, beauty & wellness, financial services, hospitality to arts & culture. Bowman speaks frequently at industry and trade events across the United States, Europe, South America and Africa is the next continent on his list.
Scheduled to launch Winter 2023, Bowman is taking on a new title: podcast host of "The Change Podcast by Reframe”. A new venture, Bowman and his guests discuss how People Leaders who are accelerating inclusive change and growth in their work and life. Sticking to his core audience, Bowman interviews human resource and marketing professionals, C-Suite executives, creators and founders. Faced with day to day challenges for accelerating inclusive growth and change where for the first time, what was once the minority becomes the Majority globally by 2045. Subscribe to listen and learn more.