PRESIDENT & CMO
Steven DeLuca is a seasoned marketing and communications executive with extensive experience accelerating profitability through innovation, leading and motivating teams to exceed expectations, developing and managing client relationships and developing customized marketing solutions.
At HL Group, Steven is responsible for developing and executing the agency’s growth strategy, overseeing new business and managing the overall positioning of the firm.
He is passionate about differentiating brands and keeping them top of mind, and possesses deep expertise in the retail, travel, luxury and hospitality spaces.
Prior to joining the HL team, Steven served as the Senior Vice President and Publishing Director for DEPARTURES, DEPARTURES Home+Design, DEPARTURES.com, and Centurion Magazine. In this role, he saw the brand's highest annual revenue in its history in 2016. Other prior stints include strategic oversight for Vanity Fair, American Express and Shoplatitude.com.