Vice President, Global Marketing
As Vice President, Global Marketing, Jerry Funaro is responsible for TRC’s strategic marketing plan and positioning as well as tactical marketing and communications initiatives.
He works closely with the company’s Global Business Development group and across the organization to increase awareness of TRC and to support the company’s continued growth.
Jerry has more than 25 years of marketing and communications experience, much of it spent in the employee mobility industry. He was Director, Marketing Communications at Mobility Services International, Proposal Manager at Weichert Workforce Mobility) and Director of Marketing at Relocation Resources International (RRI). Earlier, he was a consultant, writer and project manager at MDI Creative, an integrated communications agency, and served as Zone Manager-Marketing for Ford Motor Company’s New England region.
He is an active member of Worldwide ERC© (Employee Relocation Council), the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) and the American Marketing Association (AMA). Jerry has written numerous articles for relocation publications and has presented at relocation conferences and events.
Jerry has been honored with Worldwide ERC’s Distinguished Service and Meritorious Service awards in recognition of his dedicated service and significant professional contributions to Worldwide ERC and the global workforce mobility business community. He received Mobility magazine’s 2012 Editorial Achievement Award, in recognition for his outstanding contribution to the professionalism of the global mobility industry with his article, “When a Transferee is Part of a Same Sex Couple”.
He was the 2015 chairman of Worldwide ERC’s Communications Committee and currently sits on ERC’s 2016 Global Workforce Symposium Program Planning Task Force. Previously, he served on the Mobility magazine Editorial Advisory Committee and the program planning committee for Worldwide ERC’s 2013 National Relocation Conference.
Jerry earned an M.B.A. in marketing from the University of Pittsburgh, and a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, with majors in history and international relations. He holds the Senior Certified Relocation Professional (SCRP) and Global Mobility Specialist-Talent (GMS-T) designations from Worldwide ERC.