Meet The Team

Marvin Dejean

Marvin Dejean is the Executive Strategist at DeEtta Jones & Associates. In his role, Marvin helps both clients and the DJA staff develop and implement strategic roadmaps for innovation, agility, and strategy focusing on growth and success for a changing world.

Prior to joining DJA, Marvin was a consultant with Gilead Sanders LLC where he worked as a business futurist, an innovation strategist and business transformation leader guiding teams in developing and implementing agile and innovation management strategies across the telecommunication, information technology, healthcare, tourism, consumer goods, and non-profits industries. He has worked with some of the biggest and most recognizable names in the field of business, government and philanthropy such as Western Union, The Urban League, Florida Blue, Disney and Cisco Systems.

Dejean is the author of the forthcoming book “The Big Pivot: Transforming Your Business into a 21st Century Digital Powerhouse” in which he provides a clear roadmap for digital transformation, business innovation, and reinventing business models for the 21st century.

Dejean is setting a new standard for how businesses, non-profits, and governmental agencies ignite human capital, access leadership agility and drive team performance leading them in tackling some of their most pressing challenges in a rapidly changing world.  

Dejean holds an MBA from Xavier University and serves on the Board of the Greater Cincinnati Association for Talent Development and Bethany School, a private Episcopalian K-8 school. He is also a veteran of the United States Army where he served as a combat medic during Operation Desert Storm/Desert Shield.

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