Meet The Team: Brian Kokes

 

As a veteran sales and operations leader with over 30 years’ experience, Brian’s track record of fostering mutual alignment in pursuit of key business objectives makes him a core asset to clients and the Ntooitive leadership team. In his role as General Manager, Brian is responsible for the success of Ntooitive’s digital marketing agency customers and driving growth through local, national, and affiliate sales teams. Brian most recently was vice president of digital sales and operations at Tribune Publishing.

We asked Brian to share a few tidbits about himself most people may not know about him:

What would no one expect of you?

I’ve run (well mostly run) 3 marathons!

Your most treasured possession?

The love of my wife and kids.

What are your hobbies or favorite activities to do outside of work?

Hike, Golf, Body Surf, Watch my kids sports.

Your best advice?

“Work hard, stay humble!"

Whom or what do you admire?

My big bros, Steve and Mike.

Coffee or tea?

Kombucha.

Your favorite film?

The Great Escape.

Your favorite book?

Dune.

Three things you would take to a deserted island?

A Hammock, a full cooler, and sunscreen.

What is an interesting fact about yourself?

My go-to comfort food is toasted cinnamon and raisin bagel with cream cheese and crushed nacho cheese Doritos on it.