Bill Boyajian - Chairman
Bill is the former long-time president of the Gemological Institute of America, and is currently founder and president of Bill Boyajian & Associates, Inc. His firm consults for a wide variety of companies and specializes in leadership, business and organizational development, family transition, and succession planning. Bill is the author of Developing the Mind of a Leader – Your Path to Lead and Inspire People. In addition to his consulting, he is member of several boards of directors and is a sought-after business coach and speaker.
Beth Jupp - Co-Founder, Owner
Beth’s career in the direct marketing industry spans more than 30 years and began on the client side working for a number of large companies where she was responsible for their domestic and international media strategy and purchasing. She also played a key role in the companies’ database development and analytics.
Since co-founding Infocore with her husband, Peter, Beth leveraged her extensive background running the company as the President and building the name and reputation of the firm in the direct marketing space. She has also contributed her time in a number of charitable organizations, including the Board of Challengers at the Argyros School of Business and Economics at Chapman University.
Craig W. Branigan - Board Member
Craig is a recognized authority on global branding and brand communications as well as a respected CEO and leader. Craig has 28 years experience as the CEO of leading brand consulting and advertising companies within the WPP network, including The B to D Group of Companies, Landor and Young & Rubicam San Francisco. Craig recently retired from WPP and is currently leveraging his experience by serving on the Board of Directors of Infocore Inc. and the Advisory Board of Lagunitas Brewing Company. Craig is also VP of Marketing and Communications for the Chief Executive's Organization (CEO) and a member of their International Board of Directors.
Peter Jupp - Co-Founder, Owner
Peter has a long career in the direct marketing industry and was a pioneer in the development of the industry in England. He was the owner of the Ralton Group, one of the UK's largest integrated Direct Marketing Services groups, until its sale in 1997. Peter was also a founding member of EuroNet, a consortium of European Direct Marketing Services Groups, and has been a promoter of international business cooperation.
Peter and his wife, Beth, founded Infocore, Inc in 1992 and have provided marketing campaign intelligence and data acquisition to hundreds of agencies and companies over the years. In the US, Peter was the Chairman of the International Council of the New York based Direct Marketing Association and a frequent speaker at the DMA’s annual conference and other industry events in the US, Latin America and Europe. He has also appeared on the “Inside Business” radio show to discuss the Direct Marketing industry and the issues facing it.