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EvoNexus San Diego Committee
Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer, Verizon Telematics, Verizon
Jay Jaffin serves as Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer for Verizon Telematics, part of Verizon’s Product & New Business Organization. In this role, Jay is responsible for all marketing and advertising for the Telematics business unit, including media buying, promotional planning, sponsorships, creative, agency management, CRM and database marketing, and website integration. Verizon Telematics is a leading provider of end-to-end connected solutions to the automotive industry providing services to factory-equipped vehicles, consumer aftermarket and fleets. Previously, Jay served as Vice President of Marketing Communications at Verizon Wireless where his responsibilities included creating and executing advertising and communications across all messaging platforms including TV, print, social, digital, branded entertainment and retail store experience. Jay was also responsible for all aspects of traditional and digital media buying, managing a budget of over $1.5B. Over the course of his 12-year career at Verizon, Jay has held a number of leadership roles in marketing, sales, and operations. Jay earned a Bachelor of Science in economics from the University of California, Berkeley.