Jamie Thomas

National Director | BD & Marketing Learning and Knowledge Management Leader, BDO USA, LLP

Jamie Thomas spent 18 years as the Director of Marketing, and subsequently Partner in Charge of Marketing, for a local firm, prior to their joining BDO USA in November 2016. She now serves as the Director of Marketing for BDO's Southeast Region. In all, Jamie has 20 years of professional services marketing strategy experience.

Throughout her career, Jamie has worked with firm leadership and niche groups to specifically identify the types of clients with whom the firm should -- and should not -- work. By doing so, the firm was able to identify, attract and retain profitable clients that were enjoyable to work with, referred additional business to the firm and who turned to the firm for numerous services throughout the engagement.

Jamie was named Accounting Marketer of the Year in 2013, was listed as one of Accounting Today's Most Influential in the accounting profession in 2008 and named a Woman of Influence by the Jacksonville (FL) Business Journal in 2014. She has presented at local, regional, national and international conferences and thoroughly enjoys helping CPA firm leaders get energized about growth.