As CEO, Jeanie is responsible for overall management and guidance of the agency. Her collaborative nature typically brings others into the decision making process—a key factor in why Coates Kokes is known for its highly positive and inclusive culture. She participates heavily during the strategic development phase of work and comes in on an as-needed basis as opportunities occur.
Jeanie Coates, Founder & CEO
Steve Kokes, President & Strategic Director
As president and strategic director, Steve leads the agency's strategic efforts to uncover the core brand truth opportunities that serve as the platform on which we build unique relationships between brands and potential customers. In addition to leading the strategic efforts Steve heads up the account service team and is actively involved with most of the accounts in the agency.