Skip to main content
Dominican University Global Speaker Series
Martin Recital Hall
Free, Registration required

Join us at 6:30 p.m. on March 26th for an exclusive and insightful talk by Kim Lefko, Chief Marketing Officer of Ace Hardware, and River Forest resident.  A pre-reception open to all ticketholders will begin at 5:30 p.m.

With nearly three decades of experience spanning iconic and loved American brands; Black & Decker, DeWalt, Radio Flyer, and Weber Grills; Lefko brings an interesting perspective to the Dominican University Global Speaker Series.  In this dynamic session, Lefko will take you on a rapid-fire journey of her career navigating the ever-changing landscape in global marketing.  She will cover topics including - how marketing has evolved from creative to data & analytics, the tech shake-up forever changing how consumers shop, and the pandemic’s lasting impact on global marketing.  Plus, get the lowdown on Lefko’s journey balancing work and motherhood and some straight-up career advice drawn from her victories and defeats.  This candid talk will blend global marketing expertise with personal narratives; hoping to create a rich and relatable discussion on marketing.