Cindi Rossner, '00

VP, Marketing, HomeDecorExpress.com

Cindi Rosner is a 15+ year direct, database and e-commerce marketing veteran with experience in both consumer and business-to-business multi-channel marketing strategy and program development.

Most recently, Cindi was a founding partner and VP Marketing at Home Décor Express, a home fashion and furnishings e-commerce start-up which launched in 2010. As VP Marketing, she grew the business from 5,000 to over 15,000 SKUS with a growth rate at nearly 20 % per month and reached profitability in less than seven months. In tandem with Home Décor Express, she was Director of Marketing and Digital Media at Spencer Trask and Co. a venture capital/private equity firm focused on transforming intellectual property in digital technologies, social media, and biotechnology into world-changing companies – building marketing infrastructure and change management processes for the firm.

Additionally, she has had a variety of marketing management positions for e-commerce, digital and direct marketing companies including Stretch and Cover.com, Topbulb.com, Exchange Place and the Bradford Exchange. She began her career working as a direct marketing analyst and has consulted for companies including International Masters Publishers, Bantam Doubleday Dell, Mclean-Hunter, and Primedia.

Ms. Rosner earned an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business with concentrations in marketing and strategic management and graduated with cum laude from New York University with a BA in psychology.