Peter Kozodoy

Partner/Chief Strategy Officer, GEM Advertising

Peter Kozodoy is an author, speaker, serial entrepreneur, and the Partner/Chief Strategy Officer of GEM Advertising, a communications and marketing agency with offices throughout North America.


His work at GEM has been featured in CNBC, Yahoo!, Bloomberg, Reuters, MarketWatch, the International Business Times and more, and has earned Telly, Pixie, Communicator, Aurora, Davey and W3 awards in domestic and international branding, advertising and production.


Peter’s articles on business, leadership and entrepreneurship have appeared in Forbes, Inc., The Huffington Post and Octane Magazine - the global publication for Entrepreneur's Organization. He has spoken for Microsoft, the US Department of Commerce, CEO Clubs of America and more on topics like millennials, global advertising and user experience. He’s a proud member of both Entrepreneur’s Organization and the Young Entrepreneur Council, and currently serves on the boards of the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce and Junior Achievement in Connecticut.


He’s a Phi Beta Kappa and Summa cum Laude graduate from Brandeis University with a B.A. in Economics and Italian Studies. He’s also a three-time New England Champion in Men’s Figure Skating, a black belt in Taekwondo and a SAG/AFTRA professional actor.