"It's a very important thing to learn to talk to people you disagree with."
With his exciting and varied experiences, C. Renzi Stone hardly needs to stand on his desk to gain a unique perspective on life and leadership.
Renzi has extensive experience in marketing strategy, crisis communication and public affairs for energy companies, large foundations, healthcare entities and financial organizations. He is a sought-after speaker and editorial contributor to national organizations and publications. He has been featured and quoted in PRWeek and Advertising Age as well as The New York Times and CNBC. Under his leadership, Saxum’s work and growth has been recognized from organizations at all levels.
Renzi is a leader among agency professionals. He is immediate past-president of the Americas for IPREX and in 2015 completed a three-year term on the board of directors for the PR Council in New York. In 2015, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin appointed Renzi to a seven-year term on the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents. He also has held leadership positions for the local, regional and international organization Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO).
Renzi was a Rhodes Scholar finalist when he graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a degree in History. He is married to Lee Anne and they have two children, Jackson and Walker.