Jackie Yeaney, Executive Vice President, Strategy & Corporate Marketing, is responsible for Red Hat’s strategy formulation and planning, PR/corporate communications, brand management, advertising and customer insight & analytics.
Prior to joining Red Hat, Jackie held CMO roles at PGi, a global communications company, EarthLink, and HomeBanc Mortgage Corporation. She was also the Managing Director of Consumer Marketing at Delta Air Lines. Before her career in marketing she spent several years with the Boston Consulting Group and was a Captain in the U.S. Air Force.
Jackie was a 2009 and 2010 Women in Technology (WIT) Woman of the Year Honoree, a Finalist for the 2010 Atlanta Corporate Marketer of the Year and Winner of the 2010 Womenetics POW! Award. She serves as President of the Board Open Hand, an Atlanta-based non-profit that delivers nutrition services to the ill and elderly.
Jackie holds an MBA from the Sloan School of Management at MIT and a BS, magna cum laude, in electrical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.