Professional Profile: Jonas Foster 2019

Jonas Foster

Name: Jonas Foster

Title: Marketing Leader

Company: Woods Bagot

Location: New York, NY

Birthplace: San Luis Obispo, CA

Education: BA Fashion Design – Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, San Francisco, CA

First job outside of architecture: Design Assistant at Vans Shoe Company

First job in real estate or allied field: Marketing Coordinator at HOK

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I lead the marketing team that supports client care, brand positioning, and business growth specific to Woods Bagot New York clients and strategic global markets. We are driving new strategic marketing initiatives through digital channels to increase awareness, design innovation, and client interface, that will lead to overall business performance and client experience. It’s an exciting time for Woods Bagot!

How do you unwind from a busy day? Hit the gym

Favorite book or author: “David Sedaris”

Favorite movie: “The Shawshank Redemption”

Last song/album that you purchased/downloaded? Sam Smith – “The Thrill of it All”

One word to describe your work environment: Creative

Rules to live by in business: Keep it simple but make it memorable!

If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead, but not related to you) who would it be and where would you go? Oprah Winfrey, Rao’s Restaurant

What is your dream job? Food critic, I love to eat!