Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, THE HOLMAN GROUP (THG) is an eighteen year old international partnership marketing agency representing a select roster of premier performing arts, visual arts, entertainment and non-profit organizations to consumer brands for strategic marketing partnerships. THG specializes in luxury brand corporate partnership consulting, development and management. THG also consults to and represents luxury corporate brands for their global partnership marketing efforts.
THG provides both the distinctive ability to develop a fully-integrated branding campaign or focus on a THG specialty: creating customized brand marketing partnerships to accomplish specific annual business goals and reach key constituencies with an emphasis on ROI.
With decades of senior level brand marketing and consulting experience, THG is positioned to leverage preferred access and influence to develop authentic, multi-faceted partnerships between brands and relevant arts, entertainment and cause marketing platforms to engage new customers and optimize brand image.
JON HOLMAN | PRESIDENT & FOUNDER OF THE HOLMAN GROUP
With unparalleled access to executive level decision makers , industry thought leaders and influencers, Jon brings to his clients over two decades of experience. Jon has placed his primary focus on the entertainment industry, visual and performing arts, as well as global luxury consumer brands and the international wine and spirits industry.
Jon has developed marketing partnerships for his clients by building a presence at prestigious awards shows including the Academy Awards, Golden Globes, Emmy’s, Grammy’s and major events such as the Napa Valley Wine Auction, Getty Museum’s "Paris: Life & Luxury" exhibition, Salons de Louis Vuitton, Vogue/VH-1 Fashion Awards, Royal Ascot in London, UK and Soho House in London, Berlin, New York, Miami, Chicago, Los Angeles and Toronto.
Additionally, Jon has orchestrated and managed celebrity tie-ins, national film promotional campaigns, movie premieres, concert tour sponsorships as well as national film and television promotional campaigns.
Prior to establishing his own partnership marketing agency in 2000, Jon was Director of Content Partnerships for Microsoft, responsible for developing multi-media content alliances in Hollywood with such high profile companies as MTV, Showtime, HBO, QVC, Disney Studios, Warner Bros., PBS, Discovery Channel, Hearst New Media and Conde Net.
Previously, Jon was a senior executive at KQED, San Francisco’s leading PBS television station where he was responsible for publishing and creating television projects, including San Francisco Focus Magazine, along with producing book extensions for some of PBS television’s most popular and critically acclaimed series. He also developed revenue concepts, managed fundraising initiatives and produced a national PBS Epicurean television series, including Julia Child’s Kitchen, Jacques Pepin, Yan Can Cook, America’s Rising Star Chefs and developed a Great Performances Television Special sponsored by Robert Mondavi Winery.
Jon began his publishing career as Creator and Publisher of Wine Country International, a leading epicurean magazine. As the son of a winemaking family from the Napa Valley, Jon also founded and published his second award winning magazine, Entertaining.