About Us - Management Team
Chief Executive Officer - John Trkla
John is Chief Executive Officer and founder of Red Oak Marketing Group. Leading Red Oak’s corporate strategy, John founded Red Oak in 2000 after 20 years of experience in the deployment of electronic loyalty and care solutions. Prior to starting Red Oak, John was the Vice President of Strategic Direction and Development for Delano Technology and was on the strategic management team at Siebel Systems, Tibco and Genesys telecommunications. Having successfully deployed world class loyalty and care solutions for over 150 Fortune based companies, John embarked on the successful creation of real time communication solutions as an alternative to traditionally deployed data driven systems.
President - Harry Giovanni
Harry is a principal, president and co-founder of Red Oak Marketing Group. Harry was previously Red Oak's CTO and is currently involved in all aspects of the company’s strategic direction and sales efforts. Harry spent over four years in the US Air force working on B 52 technology and has more than 16 years of experience in product and technology development. From 1995 to 2000, Harry co-founded a technology and print media agency where his primary responsibilities included sales support and all web related project management.
Vice President of Client Relations - Jennifer Melshiemer
Jennifer provides ongoing communication to build positive relations with our valued clients. Her previous experience includes manager of investor relations for AMCOL International Corp. and stock dividend analyst for the Chicago Stock Exchange. Jennifer has a bachelor’s degree from DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois.