Navigating a Career in Global Marketing: Dare to Disrupt, Lead to Inspire
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.