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Senior men to hear about Kilimanjaro

Published 10:23 am, Monday, March 31, 2014
  • Jay and Peter Gronlund successfully climbed Mount Kilimanjaro. Jay Gronlund will speak to the Senior Men;s Club of New Canaan Friday, April 4. Photo: Contributed Photo, Contributed / New Canaan News Contributed
    Jay and Peter Gronlund successfully climbed Mount Kilimanjaro. Jay Gronlund will speak to the Senior Men;s Club of New Canaan Friday, April 4. Photo: Contributed Photo, Contributed

 

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Jay Gronlund will address the Senior Men's Club of New Canaan in Morrill Hall at St. Mark's Church at 10 a.m. Friday, April 4, about his experiences with Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa.

Gronlund, a creative brand strategist in marketing and business development, is the founder and president of The Pathfinder Group, which specializes in emotional branding, ideation facilitation and international expansion.

His background has focused mainly on marketing and new product development with executive positions at companies in the U.S. and abroad. His career began in consumer-packaged goods and then expanded into household products, beverages and publishing.

He has been teaching a branding course at New York University since 1999 and recently "Basics of Branding." He is a graduate of Colby College and has a Master of Business Administration from Tuck at Dartmouth College.

The Senior Men's Club is open for new members. Visit www.smcnc.org or call Jerry Transue at 203-966-6050.