Analyst Profile

Yvonne Genovese

Yvonne Genovese


15 years at Gartner ,  33 years industry experience
Powder Springs, GA USA

Roles and Responsibilities

Yvonne Genovese is a Group Vice President leading the Marketing Leaders research business at Gartner. Her team shares insights with CMOs and their teams on the opportunities and challenges of marketing in a digital world. The research covers many aspects of marketing, including marketing management, digital commerce, customer experience, multichannel marketing, social marketing, mobile marketing, emerging trends and data-driven marketing. The research team focuses on providing fact-based, objective research, how-to guides, and benchmarks that include marketing strategy and tactics, as well as technology advice.

Areas of Coverage

  • Digital Marketing


Previous Experience

Ms. Genovese began her career as an engineer at Lockheed and Milliken. She joined IBM in the early 1980s, where she was part of the marketing team that developed the marketing plan and launched the personal computer. Over her 12-year tenure at IBM, she was also a product manager, systems engineer and consulting director. Mrs. Genovese left IBM to start her own consulting business. After selling that business, she joined Marcam as CMO and later moved on to be the CMO at Mapics.

Professional Background

IBM , Director of Consulting - Business Applications, 11 years
Mapics, Inc. , Worldwide Vice President Marketing , 6 years
Marcam, Inc., Worldwide Vice President Marketing, 6 years


B.S., Industrial Engineering, Georgia Tech