President/CEO & Creative Director
Frank Buscemi joined Marx Group as President, CEO & Creative Director in December 2016.
During his 20-year career, Frank has worked in the global automotive and heavy duty truck markets, on both the OE and the aftermarket sides, as well as in the motorsports and retail sectors – both at the agency and corporate level. Born and raised in Detroit, Frank grew up in and around the automotive industry. Frank’s passion is contagious, mobilizing people intuitively. He brings global experience in all aspects of marketing communications strategy and actions to our clients including branding, public relations, creative, social media and corporate event planning.
As Global Communications Director of TI Automotive from 2011-2016, Frank facilitated and executed all of the company’s worldwide marketing and communications initiatives, including the opening of new facilities in North America, Asia, Europe and India. Prior to his work with TI Automotive, he also handled day-to-day communications activities at the agency level for global automotive suppliers including Continental, Eagle Ottawa Leather, Nexteer, Takata, Tower International, and ZF.
He has served on several automotive-industry councils, including the Board of Governors of the OESA Communications Executives Council, the Automotive Public Relations Council, MICHAuto Steering Committee and is a member of the Automotive Press Association.
Frank is a graduate of Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Mich., and a resident of Rochester Hills, Mich.
It’s never a dull moment with Frank, who takes “work hard, play hard” seriously, even starring in his own band for the past 18 years, Tripper, as guitarist and singer. Check them out on iTunes now – and watch for the band’s upcoming fourth record due out in early 2017!