"Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly."
- John F. Kennedy
Kurt Abbott Account Director
Kurt is the Account Director serving Synchrony Financial retail loyalty programs at Kobie Marketing. He has over 15 years’ experience in credit card product management and marketing at three of the top card issuing banks – JP Morgan Chase, Bank of America and U.S. Bank. Kurt has experience in Finance, Product Management, Analytics in Co-Branded and Rewards Cards as well as Student, Secured and Prepaid Card Programs. Kurt developed an interest in Rewards Card Programs after working as a contract employee in the card business with Bank One in 1990. Prior to joining Kobie Marketing, Kurt worked at several companies; he was an EVP Client Services for CIS Solutions in Costa Rica, Director of Customer Insight & Analytics for Tween Brands (Justice/Limited Too). Kurt has also worked as a market research consultant for retailers such as DSW. Kurt holds a BA in International Studies degree from Miami University in Oxford, OH. In Kurt’s spare time he enjoys boating, scuba diving and spending time with his wife and family.What are three things we should know about you?
- I lived and loved in Costa Rica.
- I love the ocean, beaches, boats etc.
- I love classic cars.