Navigate Research

Jordan Bloem

Senior Director, Client Strategy
Current Location:
Chicago, IL
Previous Location:
Hometown:
Grand Rapids, MI
Height:
College:
BA Calvin College, MBA University of Oregon
Previous Teams:
Momentum Worldwide, Singapore Sports Council, IMS Health
Current Team Contributions:
Design and execute client projects using a wide range of solutions including primary market research, secondary research, statistical modelling, and various methodologies of sponsorship valuation. Lead project teams to translate data-heavy research into refined deliverables that answer critical business questions and drive client strategy. Manage Navigate’s research workflow through allocation research projects among team members.
Career Highlights:
Delivering research and consulting projects as part of Navigate’s team for top brands and properties including ESPN, VISA, Anheuser-Busch, NFL, Pac-12 Conference, PepsiCo, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, New Balance, Big Ten Network, Philadelphia Eagles, Seattle Sounders, and more; leading United Airlines’ sponsorship activations at the title-sponsored United Airlines NYC Half; developing a strategic growth plan for SportCares, the philanthropic arm of the Singapore Sports Council.
Other Accomplishments:
Hiked to the summit of Mt. Elbert, the second-highest mountain in the contiguous United States; Runner-up in a national U18 one-on-one basketball tournament in Singapore (basically I was the second best 17-year-old basketball player in Singapore in 2004); Valedictorian of my MBA graduating class at the University of Oregon
Other things you should know about me:
• I have lived for over 14 years in Asia spanning Japan, the Philippines, Singapore, and China.

• My cat jumped out of my 20th floor apartment window and survived.