Doug Ballou

Doug Ballou

Founder and Managing Partner

BlueWindow founder Doug Ballou has earned prominence for achieving good-to-great business performance, good governance and policy implementation, strategic re-positioning, sustainability, and marketing effectiveness for private and public institutions.

He has helped lead game-changing marketing and organizational transformation for two of the country’s top 100 marketing agencies and leading Midwest based Fortune 100 companies.

Noteworthy has been the strategic planning behind the repositioning of Pork. The Other White Meat and the NPPC checkoff that funded it.

Business Marketing Magazine recognized his firm as a “U.S. Top Ten Up & Comer”.  He was personally cited as BMA’s Business Marketer of the Year.  And he was among the charter advisors to his alma mater University of Kansas Graduate Integrated Marketing program.

Doug’s career began at Fletcher/Mayo/Associates, a top 100 Business-To-Business Marketing agency culminating in being named President, F/M/A – KC whose clients included DeKalb AgResearch, Pfizer, Cargill, Boehringer Ingelheim, and International Harvester.

For over a decade he led the corporate and marketing communications functions for Fortune 200 transportation giant Yellow Freight System helping the leadership team navigate de-regulation, re-positioning, re-engineering, and transformative labor negotiations.

Subsequently he has consulted with the state governments, leading not-for-profit organizations, advertising and marketing agencies, and their clients facilitating solutions to their highest priorities:  growth, client retention, re-branding, policy implementation, strategic repositioning, employee engagement and Board-level accountabilities.

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Doug Ballou
Managing Partner