Responsible for Cisco’s growth strategy as SVP & CMO for over a decade, she has become a trusted advisor of companies who wish to benefit from her expertise

Worldwebforum speaker Blair Christie

Blair Christie

Board Member, Optiv & BMC Software, Washington DC, USA

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Why you should listen

A global technology leader who has grown and transformed brands and businesses for over two decades, Blair Christie is now an independent board member and advisor offering a broad range of operating experience and a successful track record of innovation and digital disruption.

Having been Cisco’s SVP and CMO for over a decade, her expertise lies in creating energizing brands, scaling global businesses, strategic investor relations programs and cross-functional innovation.

A proud Finance veteran who believes the combination of data and creative are the foundation of the most successful brand campaigns, she is recognized as one of the top marketers by B to B Magazine.

Named by Forbes Magazine as one of the 2012 Top 20 Most Social CMO’s in the Fortune 100, Blair is a highly recognized public speaker who now advises companies on brand development, reputation management, digital transformation, and demand generation initiatives targeting Enterprise/SMB customers.

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About Optive

Created in 2015 from the merger of Accuvant and FishNet Security, Optiv is the largest holistic pure-play cyber security solutions provider in North America.

We help clients plan, build and run successful cyber security programs that achieve business objectives through our depth and breadth of cyber security offerings, extensive capabilities and proven expertise in cyber security strategy, managed security services, incident response, risk and compliance, security consulting, training and support, integration and architecture services, and security technology.

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Biography

Global technology leader who has grown and transformed brands and businesses for over two decades. Independent board member and advisor offering a broad range of operating experience and a successful track record of innovation and digital disruption.

Expertise in marketing and communication strategies, scaling global businesses, energizing brands, strategic/activist investor relations programs and cross-functional innovation. Highly recognized public speaker.

Frequently advises companies on brand development, reputation management, M&A integration, digital transformation, and demand generation initiatives targeting Enterprise/SMB customers. Personal passion is helping businesses deliver successful, sustainable career development programs for women.

Blair Christie Loves creating and delivering a ‘full stack’ of Marketing and digital initiatives that are in service of a company’s strategy. Proud Finance veteran, who believes the combination of data and creative are the foundation of the most successful brand campaigns.