John Keane

  • Fashion Merchandising and Marketing
  • Senior Lecturer
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Professor Keane is a marketing professional with over 30 years of experience at major media companies such as Time Inc., Conde’ Nast, Bloomberg LP and the Bauer Media Group. In addition to his responsibilities at LIM, he also serves as the Director of Research and Insights at The Internationalist, which specializes in connecting global practitioners of marketing through content and case studies in print, online and in person.

Prior to joining The Internationalist, Professor Keane served as the Executive Director, Corporate Marketing and Strategy for the Bauer Media Group where he oversaw the marketing, brand strategy, sales development and market research for the U.S. division of the global media company. Previously, Professor Keane held senior level marketing positions at major consumer brands including Gourmet magazine, GQ magazine and People magazine. He has also previously served as Chair of LIM College’s Graduate Studies department.

Educational Background:  

  • MBA, St. John's University
  • BS, Georgetown University 

Courses Taught: 

  • Marketing
  • Fashion Marketing and Communications
  • Digital Marketing
  • Market Research and Insights
  • Global Markets
  • Social Media Marketing