Matt Pensinger is EVP, Managing Director & U.S. Practice Lead at Jack Morton Worldwide where he oversees client relationships with companies such as Molson Coors, Procter & Gamble and Kellogg’s and also manages the agency’s Chicago office. He has worked on both the agency and client with some of the world’s leading brands, building expertise in brand experiences, sponsorship, experiential marketing and promotions. Pensinger joined Jack Morton in 2011 after serving as a client service and strategy leader at Publicis Groupe agencies Publicis Experiences and Relay Worldwide. Prior to agency life, Pensinger worked at General Motors Corporation where he managed sports and entertainment marketing programs across GM brands. His tenure at GM included management of large-scale sponsorship programs including the U.S. Olympic Committee, the NCAA, Major League Baseball and as well as overseeing GM’s product placement program in film and television.

Pensinger received his B.A. in English from the University of Illinois and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He lives in Chicago with his wife and two sons.