Jason J. Coochwytewa
Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Jason is the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for CoNecs North America. He is a seasoned professional with expert knowledge in advertising, public relations and events, with special expertise in multicultural markets – particularly Native American. Jason has 25+ years of professional experience, with the past 12 years as the President of Red Note, Inc., a successful Native American-owned marketing and events agency.
Prior to founding Red Note, Inc., Jason spent several years as the director of account services and business development for top agencies in Arizona and Nevada, managing projects for the Office of Problem Gambling, Inter-Tribal Council of Arizona, the Arizona Department of Health Services’ Tobacco Education and Prevention Program, among others. Jason has a BS in Marketing from Arizona State University and serves on various boards of directors including Arizona Science Center, Grand Canyon Association, NABI Foundation, and also served as chairman of the American Indian Chamber of Commerce of Arizona for three years. Jason is a graduate of Valley Leadership – Class 26 and has received numerous honors including the Phoenix Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 award, the Arizona American Indian Excellence in Leadership’s Outstanding American Indian Man of the Year, and the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development's "40 Under 40 in Indian Country", a national recognition.