“The Industry’s Best Faculty!”
CMO, North America, eBay
As Chief Marketing Officer, Suzy Deering leverages her background in technology, media, and brand to develop strategies and execute marketing activities for eBay Americas. She joined the company in 2015 and is responsible for all areas of marketing and advertising, as well as eBay’s business in Canada and Latin America.
Suzy has a proven track record of positioning Fortune 500 companies as leaders in their industry. Prior to eBay, she was CEO of Moxie, the largest digital advertising agency in the Southeast. Her experience also includes more than a decade with Verizon, where she held a variety of senior leadership roles, including Executive Director of Media, responsible for developing and implementing strategies to drive company recognition, sales, and revenue. Suzy also contributed her talents to iconic brands like The Home Depot and The Walt Disney Company.
Suzy was recognized by Advertising Age in its “Top 40 Under 40” and by Business Insider as one of its “Top 50 Most Innovative CMOs.” She sits on the board of trustees at Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia, and was instrumental in the foundation of the Drake House in Atlanta, Georgia – a crisis residential assessment center for homeless women and children. She also serves as a board member for PODS, the Association of National Advertisers, and the Mobile Marketing Association.
Suzy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in advertising from the University of Georgia.