Kimberly is Assistant Professor of Business at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business. Prior to getting her PhD, Kimberly spent nearly 20 years in industry, having held GM and CMO roles in the U.S. and overseas for CPG and retailing firms. Kimberly has written hundreds of articles as a Forbes contributor and has been published in a number of top-tier publications. She won the 2017 Robert D. Buzzell Marketing Science Institute’s Best Paper of the Year Award for her research regarding the impact of marketers on the board of directors. Kimberly has been ranked a Top 5 influencer of CMOs, Top 10 Influencer of Tech B2B CMOs, and Top 100 MarTech Influencer.