Leveraging 25 years of experience, I recruit, develop and lead digitally forward organizations to develop thoughtful products that enhance life, work and play. I've founded companies and worked at Fortune 100 companies to connect the dots between people and technology.
I am currently the Chief Strategy Officer of Hagerty, the world’s largest insurer of collectible cars and the largest automotive enthusiast membership organization. In this role, I effectively serve as the CIO and Chief Digital Officer. I lead IT, "Digital", Data, Martech & Security.Hagerty.com
We are a company of automotive experts, with offices in the US, UK, Germany and Canada. Growing 15% per year we’re the global leader in sports car insurance. We’ve moved beyond insurance to offer so much more. I am leading a team that is developing some of the most innovative digital experiences for automotive enthusiasts - both online and physical.
Prior to MGM, I was the Vice President, Global Products at Starbucks. I led the design, product management, engineering and test teams that developed all of the company's consumer-facing experiences.
While at Starbucks I had the idea to create a global approach to designing and building apps across our 72 markets. Our team set to work to create the first international mobile design kit at a scale never before seen retail.
I started at Starbucks working in China. From Shanghai, I created the technology organization and outlined a plan to execute the finest digital experiences in the country. We started with a mobile strategy and developed the most popular retail application in China.