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Penny Wilson

Penny Wilson is chief marketing officer at Hootsuite, the most widely used social media management platform. Ms. Wilson leads the company’s global marketing, growth and customer support organizations, driving market leadership, brand awareness, demand generation, and the creation of memorable customer experiences.

Ms. Wilson has more than 30 years of experience in senior marketing and executive leadership roles in the technology industry. Her previous roles include Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at Juniper Networks, CMO and senior vice president at Macromedia, in addition to executive positions at Alias|Wavefront and Merrill Lynch.  At Macromedia, Ms. Wilson led the company’s worldwide marketing efforts through a successful $3.4 billion acquisition by Adobe Systems Inc.

Outside of Hootsuite, Penny pursues her passion for lifelong learning, and mentoring early-stage companies.  She enjoys spending her free time with family and friends, running, hiking and skiing.