Geoffrey Gage is the founder, owner and president of Geoffrey Carlson Gage Branding and Communications, a branding agency established in 1999. Currently, he serves in the role of Brand Agent.
Prior to founding his agency, Geoffrey founded and ran corporate communications at Gage Marketing, and, was the business manager of Lakefront Entertainment/River Road Records. Gage has also had a career in advertising, working as a copywriter for Campbell-Mithun and Grant & Palombo.
Gage has served on many corporate and nonprofit boards, including Carlson, Inc; Carlson Holdings, Inc.; Gage; Childhood Sweden; The Duddingston Sylvester Group; the Carlson Family Foundation; A.C.E.S. (Athletes Committed to Educating Students). As well, he Chairs the Minnesuing Acres Committee on behalf of the Carlson family.
Gage was elected to the University of St. Thomas Board of Trustees in 2007, and has continued serving to date. Additionally, he has provided branding and communication support for the University.
Gage earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Augsburg College in 1989, and a Master of Business Communication degree from the University of St. Thomas in 1997.
Gage and his wife, who holds a Master of Arts in Art History and Doctorate in Apparel History, reside in Hamel, Minnesota, with two of their four children.