Meet the 205: John Paul Strong

For over 10 years, Strong has been responsible for daily operations of his company, leading the account service division and overseeing the marketing strategies for dealerships, focusing on traditional and digital media. The company was voted one of Birmingham’s “Best Places to Work” in 2015. Strong is a nationally recognized speaker in the industry, has written two books on next-day traffic, and was named to the “Top 40 Under 40” list in the Birmingham Business Journal in 2013.

Alma Mater: University of Montevallo (B.A., liberal arts)

Beverage of Choice: Ice-cold Coca-Cola in a glass bottle

Favorite Charity: It’s incredible the work that John Croyle and his team have done to raise and love the children at Big Oak Ranch.

Favorite Musician: Elvis, because he knew how to work a crowd