Andrea Javor joined Beam in March 2010. In her role, Andrea is responsible for stewarding Beam's media investments across broadcast, print, OOH, digital and local activation, as well as bringing digital thought-leadership to the organization at large. Beam's roster of brands include: Jim Beam, Maker's Mark, Pinnacle Vodka and Skinnygirl Cocktails.
Andrea is a proven digital and media leader with a highly diverse background encompassing more than 12 years media planning experience for several public world-renowned consumer companies.
Most recently, Andrea served as Partner, Sr. Communications Planning Director for Mediacom, an $18 billion provider of business-building media solutions for some of the world's largest, well-known advertisers. In this role, Andrea was responsible for integrated media execution on brands like Healthy Choice, Hunt's and Slim Jim.
Prior to joining Mediacom, she worked for Mindshare from 2001 - 2005 and again from 2006 – 2008 working with companies such as Unilever, Northwestern Mutual Financial Network and Nestle, on cross-functional, cross-brand, media planning and strategy. From 2005 – 2006, Andrea worked for OMD on the Global McDonald's account as the resident expert on high-growth media vehicles, implementing a plan of action for technological advancements in marketing around the globe.
Andrea holds a Bachelor's degree in Advertising and Psychology from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis. She resides in Chicago, Ill.