Bob Hoelterhoff is a highly respected entrepreneur, who knows business from the inside out. During his 40+ years in business development, Bob has led the start-ups of national marketing and advertising agencies and has launched and managed successful political campaigns at all levels.
Bob’s expertise as the out-of-home national director on the Brown and Williamson account allowed J&B Signs to become one of the largest and most profitable independent out-of-home advertising media companies in Chicagoland. Bob sets industry standards in the development of digital out-of-home media, and works closely with federal, state and local governments in establishing digital outdoor protocols.
Bob directs the J&B team in developing the most efficient and profitable outdoor advertising ventures for our clients. He developed customized out-of-home marketing opportunities for Fortune 500 companies and high-profile clients, including: Allstate Insurance, Time Warner AOL, Miller Brewing, Volkswagen of America, RJ. Reynolds and Motorola, just to name a few.
Admired for his community service, Bob was an original board director on the Chicago Ad Federation, Illinois State University, Catholic Charities and the Mike Ditka Hall-of-Fame Charities. He also continues to be an active member of the Outdoor Ad Association of Illinois for more than 30 years.
Making sure your ad or project is successful, on time, with-in budget is always our goal with Michael’s help. Michael has experience with our company functions. Handling day to day operations is a unique skill which works smoothly for him with trafficking, coordination of art- work, production content for digital displays and sales.
He has assisted with new marketing programs for clients in the Chicagoland area and works closely with them to ensure that their ad message is spot on! His responsibilities also include field work such as assistance for installation of our new billboards or digital screens, competitive market rides, photos, general property maintenance and more! We’re a family business… we all believe we have to work harder!