CMO , 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 – including customer product marketing, loyalty and relationship marketing, buyer and seller marketing, media and social.
With a dynamic blend of marketing, brand strategy, data-driven insights, and deep media knowledge, Suzy has a proven track record of positioning Fortune 500 companies as leaders in their industry. Prior to joining eBay, she was CEO of Moxie, the largest digital advertising agency in the Southeast, where she led the development of digital capabilities towards technology-enabled data solutions. 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 revenues. Suzy has also contributed her talents to iconic brands like Home Depot and The Walt Disney Company.
Suzy was recognized by Advertising Age as part of 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 board member for the Association of National Advertisers and the Mobile Marketing Association.
Suzy holds a B.S. in Advertising from the University of Georgia. She calls Los Gatos, Calif., home, where she resides with her husband, Ron, and is the proud mother of two freshmen children: Mitchell in high school and Maddi at the University of South Carolina (as well as two spoiled fur babies).