Marketing Leader, Aptos
Currently SVP and CMO at Aptos, Nicole has more than 20 years of experience directing and managing marketing strategy, operations and business development at global enterprise software companies including Manhattan Associates, JDA, Red Prairie and ACI Worldwide.
Experienced in many facets of technology organizations, she has a deep understanding of corporate and product strategy development; enhancing brand equity through positioning and messaging; maximizing revenue streams; and improving team effectiveness. With a proven track record of leadership in both privately-held and publicly-traded, Nicole has helped successfully complete numerous mergers and acquisitions including supporting the subsequent integration.
Outside of work, Nicole focuses her energy on sparking the interest of youth in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) related activities and professions. Whether helping her kids’ school develop their own STEM lab or connecting the community, technical schools and local business organizations with youth groups, she is passionate about sharing the limitless possibilities STEM holds for our youth, no matter their background.
Women are highly visible across all of retail, from consumers to stores to corporate and executive positions. While it’s encouraging that 30% of executives are women at S&P 500 retailers (compared to 25% across industries), there remain challenges for women in advancing to leadership positions. Join us for this breakfast / forum featuring Vicki Cantrell […]