As Director of Corporate Communications, Mr. Grasso is responsible for the management and production of Oxford’s communication efforts including company branding, corporate identity, marketing and advertising materials. Mr. Grasso also produces responses to new business pursuits and qualification requests.
Mr. Grasso joined Oxford in 2005. Prior to Oxford, Mr. Grasso worked for Deloitte in their Business Development Center where he was responsible for new business pursuits, oral presentations, discussion documents and print advertising for their Ohio Valley Region, assisting in the win of new business totaling in excess of $10 million. He also served on their national committee which led to the creation of guidelines and templates defining their new corporate brand.
Sample clients included; Alcoa Inc., Ashland, Bayer Corporation, Cardinal Health, Corning, Eli Lilly, Lexmark, LimitedBrands, Mellon Financial Corporation, M&T Bank, Mylan, NCAA, Respironics, Smuckers, Steak ‘N Shake, WelchAllyn and Wendy’s. Industries served included; Consumer Business, Financial Services, Life Sciences/Health Care, Manufacturing and the Public Sector.
Mr. Grasso also taught Advertising, Multi-Media and Graphic Design at Pittsburgh Technical Institute, Multi-Media workshops at Duquesne University, and spent six years in broadcasting with Baltimore based Sinclair Broadcasting Group. He also serves on the Rivers Club Membership Committee and is a member of the Media Association of Pittsburgh.
Mr. Grasso received his BFA from Carnegie Mellon University.