Digital Marketing Advisory Council Member Profile
Enterprise Holdings Inc.
Director, Network Strategy & Operations
Areas of Expertise
Modern and cloud related technologies Client experience Vendor management and partnerships Building strategy
Jerry A. ThompSon Jr. - Bio
Jerry is a technology executive, entrepreneur, musician, avid golfer, and mentor. Jerry earned a BS in Information Technology and an MBA in Management and Strategy from Western Governors University. Jerry has held many positions on his way to building a stellar career as an executive in the financial services industry. Most notably, Jerry was responsible for technologies for one of the nation's largest investment firms and currently heads global networking and cloud connectivity for the world's largest car rental and mobility company.
As a professional, Jerry has led teams as small as six and as large as 350. He has also managed budgets ranging from $2M to $100M. Professionally Jerry is known as a leader's leader who can create and drive strategy and foster professional development. Alongside Jerry’s technology responsibilities, he has led application development projects, digitization and collaboration adoption initiatives, sales and contracting for new sales, and vendor management.
Jerry is an avid golfer and earned his credentials as a certified teaching professional through the United States Golf Teaching Federation (USGTF). He is currently building his instruction practice named Golf4Life to help people learn golf fundamentals and how these skills translate to business and life.
Jerry has held a seat on the Corporate advisory board of the BDPA (Black Data Processors of America) and currently sits on the board of the St Louis-based Father's and Families Support Center non-profit.
Above everything else, Jerry values mentoring and coaching individuals to discover their greatness, talents, and skills so they can live the best life possible.