Founder + CEO
An award-winning digital strategist, educator and public speaker, Jeff Rum has nearly 15 years experience in digital strategy, branding, and marketing.
Jeff served as a digital consultant with The White House, United Nations Foundation, Human Rights Campaign and the Elizabeth Edwards Foundation. During his tenure at SPARK, Jeff also led digital campaigns and special projects with Pepsi, AAA, National Mining Association, and Johns Hopkins Medicine.
Profiled in SmartCEO Magazine and an online panelist for CMSWire, Jeff has been a featured speaker on digital marketing at regional and national conferences including Social Media Week. He regularly guest lectures at The George Washington University’s School of Business on topics including digital marketing and social media strategy.
Jeff published his first book, Post with Purpose: A Digital Strategy Handbook in 2018.
Jeff received his BA from American University in Communication: Visual Media and Jewish Studies. He received his MA from Georgetown University in International Studies. He resides in Bethesda, MD with his wife Jessica and three children, Eva, Maxim, and Ori.