Susan Vobejda, CMO of The Trade Desk - From Wall Street to Fashion to Tech
From her early days in finance to fashion, to now adtech, Susan Vobejda defines her professional journey so far as a learning career. And with the desire to be on the cutting edge of tech and data-led growth, Susan made the move from CMO of Tory Burch to CMO of The Trade Desk. But even with a firm grasp on data as what she refers to as one of "the most important asset that you have," Susan stresses the value of creativity for marketers. Since taking the marketing helm at The Trade Desk two years ago, Susan has made it her mission to help find the soul of the brand – and she’s done it by telling people-centric stories. In this episode, find out how Susan markets the ad-tech company with a B2C mindset, how she's thinking about data, and the differences between the open internet and “walled gardens.” Oh, and the burning question of whether or not are our phones are listening to us to target ads? Yes, we touch on that too.