SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Pinckney Hugo Group, a full-service marketing communications firm, has hired Jake Pierson, of Fairport, New York, as an account director.
Before joining Pinckney Hugo Group, Pierson worked at Flynn in Rochester, New York, in a variety of marketing roles, including most recently serving as the senior director of consumer and business insights. Prior to that, he worked as a senior account executive at Catalyst. Pierson also gained experience in marketing research working at Harris Interactive and Wegmans, and as a marketing consultant.
Pierson has a Master of Business Administration degree in marketing and competitive strategy from the Simon Business School at the University of Rochester and a bachelor’s degree from Middlebury College.