Please join me in welcoming Chiqui Cartagena as The Conference Board Center Leader, Marketing & Communications Center, & CMO. Chiqui comes to The Conference Board with a rich and robust background in corporate marketing. Her previous experience includes SVP at Univision Communications Inc, SVP of Business Development for Story Worldwide, a digital content marketing agency, Managing Director of Integrated Marketing at Meredith Corporation, and Director of Business Development at The Ad Age Group.
Chiqui is a graduate of the University of Miami, Cum Laude, and completed the LGBTQ Executive Leadership Program at Stanford Graduate School of Business. Her first book, Latino Boom!: Everything You Need to Know to Grow Your Business in the U.S. Hispanic Market, was published by Random House (Ballantine Books) in November 2005. Her second book, Latino Boom II: Catch the Biggest Demographic Wave Since the Baby Boom, was published in 2013. She is a member of the National Awards Committee for the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Conservation Lands Foundation.
We are delighted to begin this journey with Chiqui in the Marketing & Communications Center. You will be hearing more from her in the weeks and months ahead.