Gibson Named President of Hanley Wood Marketing

Minneapolis-based Hanley Wood Marketing has announced the promotion of Dobby Gibson to president.  

“Dobby has been an outstanding strategic leader in our development of a powerful marketing platform,” said Peter Goldstone, Chief Executive Officer of Hanley Wood.

 Dobby Gibson - President of Hanley Wood Marketing

Dobby Gibson - President of Hanley Wood Marketing

“He has been at the forefront of designing and delivering high-performing brand strategy and content marketing solutions to our growing roster of Fortune 300 clients.”

As the agency’s Senior Vice President of Strategy, Gibson helped HWM broaden and strengthen its client roster, which includes FedEx, Sherwin-Williams, and 3M, among many others.

Gibson has been working directly under the leadership of Jeanne Milbrath, who recently announced her retirement as president and will be transitioning day- to-day agency management to Gibson.

Hanley Wood Marketing is one of three operating platforms working in conjunction with Hanley Wood Media and Metrostudy, a Hanley Wood residential construction data company. The marketing platform specializes in brand strategy and content marketing and is ranked as the #11 largest advertising agency in the Twin Cities by Twin Cities Business Journal.