Kimberly Jones

President & CEO, Butler/Till

Kimberly is our President & CEO and brings decades of experience in both B2B and B2C marketing across many industries, including insurance, consumer products, healthcare and health systems, financial services, energy, and retail. She previously worked at McCann Erickson, Bausch + Lomb, and the Wolf Group. She has contributed to work that has won industry accolades, including multiple Effie, Addy, and Pinnacle Awards. Kimberly has held a lecturer position at University of Rochester’s Simon Business School and has been a guest speaker at Nazareth University, Rochester Institute of Technology, Ad Age, the American Marketing Association, the National Center for Employee Ownership, and the ESOP Association. Kimberly has served on the Board of Directors at Bivona Child Advocacy Center and the Young Presidents' Organization. She is also a winner of Rochester’s “Forty Under 40 Award,” a distinction given to those who exhibit a combination of business and community leadership.  


Since joining Butler/Till 15+ years ago, she has played a significant role in the company’s growth. Under Kimberly’s leadership, Butler/Till has reached impressive milestones, including becoming a Certified B Corporation, transitioning to a 100% employee-owned company, double digital revenue growth YoY for the last 10 years, and earning recognition as a “Top Workplace” for 15 consecutive years, most recently on the 2023 Ad Age Best Places to Work list. 


Kimberly has a bachelor’s degree in Advertising from the University of Texas at Austin, an MBA from the University of Rochester’s Simon Business School, and has attended Executive Education at the Harvard Business School.