Monique Bonner is a global marketing executive who is passionate about building brands, customer-centric marketing, driving strategic transformations, and motivating teams to exceptional performance. Ms. Bonner is Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer at Akamai, where she is dually focused on driving growth and operational excellence. She leads Akamai’s marketing efforts globally including brand, communications, field and digital marketing, as well as the company’s sales and services training and enablement programs.
Prior to Akamai, Ms. Bonner spent 16 years at Dell Technologies in a variety of roles including sales, operations, strategy, and marketing. She led the company’s first global brand strategy work and designed and developed our digital innovation roadmap for marketing. She was also based in Europe for seven years.
Ms. Bonner serves on the Boards of Directors for 8x8, the Akamai Foundation, and the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum. She earned a Bachelor of Arts from Middlebury College and Master of Business from the University of Michigan. On behalf of the hard work and efforts of the entire Marketing team at Akamai she was honored to accept the 2018 Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council CMO of the Year. When she’s not championing change, she can be often be found refinishing furniture, skiing, or cheering on the New England Patriots with her two sons and husband.