AVP, Strategic Partnerships
Jeff Ruetty leads Nationwide’s Strategic Partnerships team within Strategy & Corporate Development. He is responsible for building and maintaining a portfolio of partnerships with large companies in adjacent industries, such as technology, retail and automotive.
Jeff began his career as an entrepreneur following college where he built a fleet management business focused on high-net worth individuals and company fleets. After selling his business, Jeff joined The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company to launch a new consumer garden seed product line and bulk mulch business. Jeff joined Nationwide’s Marketing organization in 2012 focused on innovation before joining Strategic Partnerships in 2013, where he has launched several new programs focused on agriculture, classic cars, commercial affinity, and law enforcement.