President & Chief Executive Officer
Luke knows how to unlock lasting value – from businesses, brands and people. As steward of the agency’s vision, Luke is responsible for its global performance in client service, operations and business growth. Luke joined G&S in 1996, and his diverse background of agency, corporate and consulting experience brings clients a fresh perspective on their business with an eye toward fully integrated business and communications strategies. The agency’s evolution into a strong professional community of employees, clients and partners is a source of tremendous pride for him. In 2015, G&S’s program “Think Differently Together” was honored by PR Council and PRWeek as the inaugural Best New Diversity Initiative in the Diversity Distinction in PR Awards. Named to PRWeek’s Global Power Book list, Luke is a prominent leader of the Arthur W. Page Society and the Council of PR Firms, and is a member of the Public Relations Society of America. Within the media industry, Luke regularly hosts exclusive events featuring influential executives and journalists from news organizations ranging from IBT Media/Newsweek and Forbes to Huffington Post. Luke holds a B.A. in journalism and public relations from Utica College of Syracuse University, which conferred alumni honors upon him in 2011 and 2014. When away from the office, Luke’s favorite spots are the Adirondack Mountains and Napa Valley.