Last updated: August 17, 2019

Forbes Agency Council Adds Jim Huffman of GrowthHit

Growth Marketing

Seattle, WA 8/19/2019 — Jim Huffman of GrowthHit, a growth marketing agency, has been accepted into Forbes Agency Council, an invitation-only community for owners of and executives in successful public relations, media strategy, creative, and advertising agencies.

Jim Huffman was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his experience. He offers a fresh perspective from the next generation of digital marketers. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.

“We are honored to welcome Jim into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Agency Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”

As an accepted member of the Council, Jim has access to a variety of exclusive opportunities designed to help him reach peak professional influence. He will connect and collaborate with other respected local leaders in a private forum. Jim will also be invited to work with a professional editorial team to share his expert insights in original business articles on, and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts.

Finally, Jim will benefit from exclusive access to vetted business service partners, membership-branded marketing collateral, and the high-touch support of the Forbes Councils member concierge team.

“Excited to join the Forbes council and learn from the impressive roster of innovative growth marketers. Looking forward to sharing my experiences with the Forbes readers.” – Jim Huffman, CEO of GrowthHit


Grown two startups from idea to $10M in sales. Spent over $1M on Facebook ads. Author of The Growth Marketer’s Playbook, #1 new release on Amazon (Pushing Seth Godin off the #1 spot for 72 hours.) Startup mentor at Techstars, General Assembly, and Sephora Accelerator. Lead workshops at Fortune 500 brands like FedEx, Hot Wheels & Intuit.


GrowthHit is a growth marketing consultancy that’s worked with Techstars startups and Fortune 500 brands. GrowthHit is comprised of a new bread of technical marketers that specialize in building and executing full funnel growth plans with an emphasis on conversion optimization and rapid experimentation.

To learn more about Jim Huffman, visit his website or follow him on Twitter.


Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive.

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Jim Huffman

Founder & CEO GrowthHit. Startup mentor at Techstars, General Assembly, and Sephora Accelerator. Author of The Growth Marketer’s Playbook #1

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