A 30 year veteran of marketing, Kathleen is currently responsible for Microsoft’s Global Advertising across its various consumer and commercial brands. Kathleen began her career with Young and Rubicam NY and worked on the advertising agency side of the business for the first half of her career-- driving marketing strategy and execution for accounts such as Keds, American Brands, Titleist, Reebok, TJX Corporation and Bank Boston. Rising quickly through the ranks of several advertising agencies, Kathleen earned a reputation within the industry for developing key consumer insights and marketing solutions that drive business results. Kathleen was then named Partner/COO of Leonard/Monahan, one the most award-winning agencies of the era. Prior to joining Microsoft Corporation, Kathleen was Senior Vice President of Advertising and Brand at Fidelity Investments, the nation’s largest retirement company. Kathleen has received numerous industry awards and accolades for media, promotions and experiential marketing.
In addition to being mom of twins, Kathleen plays an active role in community/public service as co-founder of the Music Lives Foundation, coaching various sports and mentoring young women seeking marketing careers.
Kathleen Hall Job Title General Manager,Global Advertising Company MICROSOFT