Eric J. Bertrand Awarded The CEO Forum Group’s Transformative CEO Award in Leadership.

Mod Op CEO recognized for visionary leadership in the category of digital transformation


New York, NY – June 20, 2024Mod Op, a full-service digital marketing agency accelerating customer growth through human creativity, data science and innovation, today announced Eric J. Bertrand, CEO, has been awarded The CEO Forum Group’s prestigious Transformative CEO Award in Leadership in the category of Digital Transformation. This honor recognizes Bertrand’s outstanding vision and Mod Op’s exceptional execution in driving enterprise growth through data. 

Each year, the Transformative CEO Award is bestowed upon only 42 CEOs from a pool of over 1,500 candidates. The recipients are selected by the Editorial Board of The CEO Forum Group, and each award is designated for a specific business category, highlighting the unique contributions of the winners. 

Eric J. Bertrand has been at the helm of Mod Op since its formation in 2017, when Eyeball, a New York-based creative firm, merged with Modus Operandi, a digital-focused agency. Under Bertrand’s leadership, Mod Op has seamlessly integrated creativity with technology, establishing itself as a leading insights-driven marketing agency. The company’s service offerings include brand and creative strategy, data, AI and digital transformation consulting, digital media, UX/UI and website development and public relations.  

“Mod Op’s strategic vision is all about blending technology, data and creativity to provide comprehensive marketing solutions,” said Bertrand. “This effort is reflected in the work we do for our clients, as well as our own growth strategy and digital transformation efforts. Most recently, from establishing our own AI Council to advising brands on how to leverage AI, our team is committed to harnessing the best of human creativity and technology to unlock new opportunities and ensure success in the digital landscape.”   

The CEO Forum’s upcoming leadership issue, which is exclusively distributed to the top 10,000 CEOs in America, will feature Bertrand alongside other CEOs transforming leadership. This recognition underscores the impact of Mod Op’s work and Bertrand’s leadership in navigating the complexities of digital transformation. 

Mod Op is based in Miami, and has offices in Dallas, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Portland, Minneapolis, New York, Philadelphia, Panama City, Panama, Cleveland and Toronto, Canada. The agency delivers creative and strategic solutions for leading brands like Nestlé, Duracell, ExxonMobil, VTech® and LeapFrog®, Church & Dwight, Baha Mar, and more.  

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About Mod Op 

Mod Op is a leading insights-driven marketing agency that merges artificial intelligence, data science and human creativity to deliver efficient, effective and sustainable growth for our clients. Mod Op services for both B2C and B2B markets include strategy and execution for creative, communications, technology, and digital media, as well as other digital marketing services. For additional information, please visit Mod Op’s website.   


About The CEO Forum Group 

The CEO Forum Group is dedicated to recognizing and sharing the achievements of top CEOs who are transforming their industries and leading with innovation. Through its exclusive print and digital platforms, The CEO Forum Group provides insights and inspiration to the top executives in the United States.