Sean Magee - Brand Innovators

Sean Magee

Chief Executive Officer, AnchorTrading

Sean is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Anchor. Sean  founded Anchor with a dual mission. First, provide clients with a  powerful financial and marketing service that delivers the clients’ quality media, improves their EBITDA and increases their cash flow.  Second, provide employment opportunities to Veterans while giving  charitable support to select Veteran causes. 

Upon completion of active duty in the United States Navy where he  served onboard the U.S.S. Thorn (DD-988), in support of Operations  Desert Shield and Desert Storm, Sean graduated from the State  University of New York at Cortland with a Bachelor of Science Degree  in Political Science with a Concentration in International Relations. 

In 1996, Sean joined Active International as a Media Market Specialist in Local Broadcast and rose quickly through the ranks into Active’s  Sales and Account Management Department as Vice President of  Sales for Enterprise Accounts. In this role, Sean was responsible for  managing complex Corporate Trade and Media programs for Fortune  1000 Companies. In 2008, Sean left Active International to join  Sherwood Trading Group as Executive Vice President. At Sherwood,  Sean was responsible for the day-to-day sales, media and asset  operations for all Corporate Clients. 

With close to 30 years of experience in media, marketing, finance and  Corporate Trade, Sean has negotiated and managed more than 400 transactions involving media, sponsorships, real estate, fleet vehicles, capital equipment, trade claims, and virtually every type of consumer  product inventory. Some clients include Upbound/Rent-A-Center, Beiersdorf, L’Oreal, General Mills, United States Marine Corps (USMC), Electrolux AB, New Era Cap, William Grant & Sons, Santa Margherita  Wines, Robert Bosch Corporation, Trex, Dean Foods, and Danone.

Sean is an active participant and supporter of his community and  Veteran causes. He sits on the Board of Directors for B.R.i.D.G.E.S., the  Advisory Council for New York State’s PFC Joseph Patrick Dwyer Vet to-Vet Program, and Rockland Community College’s Veteran Affairs  Board. He is also an Ambassador for Carry The Load, a 501(c)(3) national  charity whose mission is to restore the true meaning of Memorial Day  while honoring and supporting our Military, First-Responders,  Firefighters and Police Officers. 

He and his wife are lifelong residents of Congers, NY where they are  raising their three children.