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Chief Brand & Advanced Analytics Officer
The Kellogg Company
Charisse leads the Brand, Marketing and Advanced Analytics Team. Her vision is to create a future-ready Kellogg with a winning portfolio of leading, iconic global brands & characters that inspire consumers to sit at our table. She is committed to creating personalized engagement and inclusive experiences enabled by deep data-driven understanding and Advanced Analytics/Machine Learning. She is a member of Kellogg Company’s executive committee leadership team and was previously Chief Marketing Officer.
Prior to joining Kellogg, Ms. Hughes was the Chief Marketing Officer for Pandora Americas since 2015. Under her leadership, she co-led the jewelry company’s entry into Latin America and launched the brand’s e-commerce business in the United States.
Prior to Pandora, she spent nearly a decade with The Estée Lauder Companies in various marketing leadership roles, ultimately as Senior Vice President of Global Marketing where she led the Estée Lauder brand, the largest brand in the ELC portfolio. Her experience also includes marketing and brand leadership roles with Avon Products, Inc. and Sara Lee Corporation.
Charisse serves on the Board of Directors for Crocs, Inc and the Alliance for Inclusive and Multicultural Marketing (AIMM), and Delivering Good, a non-profit which donates new merchandise to help people in need. She is also on the Advisory Boards for the WSJ Women and for Pixability, the #1 YouTube optimization and brand suitability platform.