From serving with the United States Navy, to leading multinational branding campaigns, to working with politicians on both sides of the aisle, or helping resolve high-value legal disputes, Cole has built a career that sits at the crossroads of information, influence and innovation.
Recognized on multiple occasions for his decisive leadership and unimpeachable standards, Cole has served as a key adviser to wide-range of influencers in numerous fields. Notably, in 2006, Cole led the branding and communications efforts for a $10.5 billion dollar financial services campaign. Following that, Cole worked with companies including Amazon, Microsoft and T-Mobile.
In 2008 and 2012, Cole served as an adviser and communications aid on both of President Barack Obama's successful Presidential Campaigns, helping shape history and redefine the American dream.
Cole has also worked on a variety of legal cases -- ranging from business, transactional and contract matter to labor and employment disputes. Cole is certified in mediation, dispute resolution and litigation.
Cole earned his bachelors degree from St. Norbert College and a JD from Marquette University Law School.