Valeria has 20 years' experience consulting to Fortune 500 and fast growth organizations on how to drive business results.
She has delivered digital and social brand strategies to PMI, Allstate, GE Appliances, and Anheuser-Busch InBev, provided integrated marketing consulting for Target and SunGard, developed multi-channel user experience journeys for GSK, negotiated an international joint venture to bring new products to market in the U.S., and built equity in two prominent global businesses resulting in profitable mergers.
Since 2006, Valeria's Conversation Agent ranks among the top marketing blogs in the world on AdAge Power150. Handpicked by Fast Company as Expert Blogger, Valeria is on the Advisory Board for the International MBA, Fox School of Business at Temple University, adviser to SmartBrief Social Media, an active member of the Social Media Business Council, VP of Marketing for IABC Philadelphia, and co-author of The Age of Conversation.
A sought after keynote speaker, Valeria's recent engagements include CGT Sales and Marketing Summit, International CES, Digital Age 2.0 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, reThink in Oslo, Norway, the Word of Mouth Marketing (WOMMA) Summit, Vocus User Group conference, keynotes on influence at SxSW Interactive and Confab the Content Strategy conference, BlogWorld, FutureM summit, Web 2.0 Expo, BrandCamp, The Inbound Marketing Summit, Marketing Prof's B2B Forum, and Mediabistro Circus.
Valeria earned a doctoral degree in languages from the University of Bologna and a degree in marketing communications from Villanova University.