Chief Marketing Officer
As CMO of The Trade Desk, Susan brings a track record of strategic marketing leadership and a passion for building brands in the media, technology and consumer sectors to help further the company’s significant growth.
Before joining The Trade Desk, Susan served as EVP and Chief Marketing Officer of global fashion brand Tory Burch, where she led a customer-centric, omnichannel, and global digital transformation of all brand communications.
Prior to Tory Burch, Susan was the founding executive and GM of Bloomberg’s Media Distribution division, which she built into a highly profitable global content business. In addition, Susan has held marketing leadership roles at Bloomberg.com, Yahoo!, Gap Inc., and Walmart.com.
A recognized expert at the forefront of digital marketing’s transformation, Susan is regularly featured in media, including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Reuters, and Adweek, among others.
Committed to mentoring the next generation of business leaders, Susan is a W.O.M.E.N. in America mentor, a member of the Women’s Forum of New York, and presenter at Deloitte’s Next Generation CMO Academy.Susan received a B.A. in economics from Carleton College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Susan serves on the CMO Advisory Board for Ridge Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm, and also serves on the Board of the non-profit Lulu and Leo Fund.In her spare time, Susan enjoys travel and all sports but especially golf.