Jason Shough, Vice President, provides communications counsel to a wide variety of our clients. He has extensive expertise in creative direction, marketing and advertising, digital and social media strategy, content strategy, and media relations.
Prior to joining GG+A, Jason served as Associate Creative Director for SimpsonScarborough, where he was responsible for developing and managing creative brand campaigns for higher ed clients, as well as establishing high-level communications guidelines and training programs.
Jason also previously served as Senior Copywriter for GSW Advertising, where he produced conceptual creative work and executed integrated advertising campaigns to advance the marketing efforts of the agency’s national pharmaceutical clients.
He has also served in multiple roles at The Ohio State University. As a Speechwriter for the Office of the President, he researched and wrote high-level executive communications — speeches, op-eds, social media content, and press briefings to advance the president’s organizational objectives and thought leadership profile. Senior Policy Analyst and Communications Director for the president emeritus, he worked to establish a new research center and advance the office’s mission.
Jason holds a Master of Science in Journalism from Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Arts in English from The Ohio State University.