Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Ann watched too much TV as a kid. This admission and her passion for creativity and media still drive her as Adobe’s CMO and are reflected in the company’s groundbreaking marketing campaigns. Creativity is only half the equation, as under Ann’s leadership, Adobe’s marketing organization has pioneered the shift to digital — deploying a comprehensive set of digital marketing solutions, establishing an insight-driven culture, and setting a template for marketing’s strategic impact on business. Prior to Adobe, Ann spent 20 years building the Intel brand as a VP of Marketing. Ann serves on the boards of Mattel and the Ad Council. She has been named the third most innovative CMO in the world by Business Insider, one of the world’s most influential CMOs by Forbes and to the AdWeek 50, an annual celebration of the most indispensable executives across marketing, media and technology. In 2015, Ad Age named her to The Creativity 50, a list honoring the most creative people of the year. Despite all this, she still watches too much TV.
If Ann were not at Adobe, she’d be a roadie for a band.
In the media
11/26/17 Adweek 50 - These Media, Marketing and Tech Execs Are Leading the Charge Toward Transformation
3/29/17 CMO.com – Be True to Yourself
It Just Got Easier to Suggest New #Emoji. Congrats @unicode and thanks to the fabulous @adobe design team.… https://t.co/ifHbmOjdka
Excited about @Adobe & @YouTube partnership--giving creators access to @CreativeCloud tools, programming and master… https://t.co/8UtVFRtCod
Blast from the past—#KennyLoggins singing the #NationalAnthem at the @SFGiants game https://t.co/LJZkHSSIr9
Breaking ground on @Adobe’s new digs—the first all-electric, LEED-certified building in downtown #SanJose… https://t.co/33ZsTK4tlI