Marc Thompson Jr.

Managing Partner of Uplift Leadership Group


 

Working in some of the world’s most iconic companies and brands, like the Associated Press, National Football League and General Electric, Marc has earned a reputation as an engaging, inspiring leader with expertise in improving operations, expanding margins, and increasing EBITDA for blue-chip firms in financial services, media, sports & entertainment and shared services.

Currently, he serves as the vice president and controller of the Watch business, the $2B “crown jewel” of the Nielsen Company.

As a speaker, he has traveled across North America addressing audiences of Fortune 500 executives on topics such as leadership, culture, vision, productivity, and team building.

A native of Queens, New York. He graduated with honors from The King’s College in Briarcliff Manor, NY with a B.S. in Accounting and holds a M.A. in Organizational Leadership from the Townsend Institute at Concordia University. He is also a certified executive coach.

He and his wife, Gessie, and daughter, Nia, reside in New York.