Joe Davis is the President of Davis Marketing Services. His career in retailing included 37 years with May Department Stores Co., where he was in charge of three divisions. He was President and Chief Executive Officer of May D&F in Denver from 1983 to 1993. Prior to that, he was President and CEO of M. O’Neil Co. in Akron, Ohio, from 1979 to 1983, and had been President of G. Fox in Hartford, Conn., from 1975 to 1979. Mr. Davis is also a former visiting professor at University of Colorado at Denver School of Business.
A graduate of Columbia University, Mr. Davis holds a master of business administration degree from the Harvard School of Business.
Mr. Davis has served on numerous professional and civic boards including the Board of Greater Denver Chamber of Commerce, the Colorado Alliance of Business, the University of Colorado President’s Business Council, Colorado National Bank, Mile High United Way, Colorado Academy, Denver University Humanities Institute, and Denver Public Library Friends Foundation.
Mr. Davis and his wife, Marty, have four children.