Originally from Long Island, New York, Ira went to the University of Florida, where, in 1988, he graduated with a BS in Advertising. After a 30-year career in media research and advertising sales, Ira brought his expertise to Holland Financial, where he has been the Vice President of Marketing since August of 2019. With his diligent and creative staff, the Marketing team is responsible for directing Holland Financial’s advertising, public relations and community outreach initiatives.
In his spare time, Ira has served on the board of the American Advertising Federation’s Daytona Beach chapter. He was a long-term volunteer for Cub Scout Pack 74 and BSA Troop 403 in Ormond Beach, and is currently on the board for the Jewish Heritage Festival. Ira lives in Ormond Beach with his wife, Marta, their non-resident twenty-something, Jacob, and their two fur babies, Sophie and Koko.