HMH Hires Steve Marshall As Chief Growth Officer


Steve Marshall

HMH has expanded its team with the addition of Steve Marshall, chief growth officer.

Marshall joins HMH with 25 years of experience building and leading cutting-edge digital and experiential agencies representing top-tier international clients including Nike, Intel, QVC, IBM, Capital Group, Jenny Craig, Estée Lauder, Portland General Electric and more. Prior to joining HMH, Marshall established a five-office Asia-Pacific presence for an international agency network and subsequently became president and partner in a digital agency he grew and sold to a national management consultancy. Under his leadership, Marshall rapidly grew his previous agency to serve 10 U.S. offices and a broad range of clients and industries. His expertise lies in experience strategy and design, which is a blend of leveraging data, insights and client knowledge to solve business problems and unlock new creative opportunities to engage customers, employees and fans.

At HMH, Marshall will lead agency growth initiatives with a particular focus on the emerging transportation market space where innovative new technologies are reshaping how people and commerce move. Marshall will build upon HMH’s 20 years of experience in the transportation industry to drive digital, technology, and marketing consulting services to help clients transform their business practices in the areas of autonomous, connectivity, eMobility, smart city and infrastructure, hardware and sensors, and advanced safety systems.

“My lifelong passion has been to live at the intersection of innovation and technology, and influence how these shape the human experience,” said Marshall. “HMH’s deep transportation industry experience positions the agency at the right place, at the right time, to help clients navigate this exciting, but shifting landscape.”

“Steve excels at looking at business challenges differently and engaging clients to think differently,” said HMH president Ed Herinckx. “Our vision is to be the firm at the forefront of transportation transformation and lead the market in helping companies adapt during this time of disruptive change. Steve’s expertise will help drive our clients’ success. We are extremely excited to have him on board.”