Jeff Kates has had the privilege of being the President of Yellow Cab of Columbus since 2007. Prior to Jeff’s involvement in the transportation/hospitality industry he worked as an auditor for KPMG, administrator and sales rep for Anchor Hocking/Newell, area sales manager for ITW Hi-Cone.
Jeff has valued continued education throughout his career as well as the importance of being dependable, detail oriented, creative and open minded. These attributes translate well to the transportation/hospitality industry where Yellow Cab of Columbus operates. Jeff understands the value of all his associate’s input from the company president to the newest employee. His belief is everyone involved in the business can and does make the difference in the Yellow Cab service.
Jeff grew up in Connecticut and attended Babson College in Wellesley where he majored in accounting, minored in economics and played on the soccer team. Jeff moved to Columbus in 1986 and has been active in the community as a youth coach for softball and soccer as well as volunteering for religious group fundraising. Jeff is also the proud parent of two children, Andrea and Kevin.