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Kathleen Bowden

Kathleen Bowden


Kathleen Bowden is the CEO of CXO Communication, a leading brand strategy and communication firm that helps companies articulate what they do and why it matters and then communicate that story to the audiences that matter most to their success. Kathleen serves as a trusted advisor to top executives at companies ranging from start ups to Fortune 50 brands.

Prior to CXO, Kathleen was a managing director at Citigate Cunningham, a public relations firm known for its strategic work with the world’s most respected technology companies. Kathleen founded the firm’s Digital Consumer Practice and led communication efforts for brand names including Atari, Berklee College of Music, Cisco Systems, Creative Labs, Fast Company, IBM, Kodak, Motorola, Sears and Sun Microsystems. Earlier in her career, Kathleen worked for Weber Shandwick, the world’s largest public relations firm.

Kathleen holds a bachelor’s degree in public relations and advertising from Emerson College.