Zev Weiss became Chief Executive Officer of American Greetings in June 2003. He also serves on the company’s Board of Directors. Prior to becoming CEO, Zev was Executive Vice President, AG Ventures and Enterprise Management. He played an important role in helping oversee the company’s restructuring effort and in developing a new strategic vision for the company.
Zev joined American Greetings in 1992 as a sales representative and held several leadership positions within the sales organization. Zev began his career at Goldman Sachs as a financial analyst after receiving his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Yeshiva University and his Master of Business Administration degree from Columbia University.
Zev serves on the board of directors of Fuchs Mizrachi School in Beachwood, Ohio, and he also serves on the board of directors at Yeshiva University.