Managing Director, Chicago
With 25 years of experience spanning traditional, digital and direct marketing, Deirdre has seen the industry from just about every angle. Her multifaceted leadership experience, pragmatic business sense and successful track record working with notable CPG, retail brands and financial institutions make her the ideal leader to help the agency grow its presence in the Windy City.
Prior to joining Resource/Ammirati, Deirdre worked client side and at agencies including Havas, Marc USA, Fallon, J. Walter Thompson and most recently, Merkle, where she served as Vice President Associate Client Partner. Along the way, she’s helped revitalize legacy brands like Holiday Inn and True Value, led successful campaigns for Citi and Beam Spirits and developed award-winning strategic positioning for Kraft.
A native of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Deirdre is a graduate of the University of Manitoba Asper School of Business and has earned management certification from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.