Liz Ross

Liz Ross

Chair of Development


The best graduates are the ones who demonstrate creativity and curiosity. Spartans are perfectly positioned to change the world with their intense focus and talent.

In Liz Ross’ 20 years of experience, she has held leadership positions at some of the world’s most forward-thinking and fastest-growing agencies, including Global CMO at IPG Mediabrands, Chief Growth Officer at Publicis Groupe’s Digitas, U.S. President at Tribal DDB, and roles in business development at Modem Media and J. Walter Thompson.

As a dynamic leader accustomed to navigating today’s complex marketing world, Ross has pioneered brand-consumer relationships for clients such as General Motors, Delta, HP, General Electric, Michelin, Citibank, IBM, Clorox, Hillshire Brands, Visa and Pepsi-Cola, to name a few. In 2008, she was inducted into the American Advertising Federation (AAF) Hall of Achievement and was named a “Woman to Watch” by Advertising Age. In 2014, she was elected to the board of directors of the AAF and was named a Top 10 Mobile Marketer by the Mobile Media Association. She has also served as a Cannes juror.

Related Work

Executive in Residence, Progress Partners
B.A. 1994 Advertising

Subject Matter Areas of Expertise
  • Advertising agencies of all types
  • Marketing and creativity
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