As the chief growth officer for Kimberly-Clark, Alison leads the global development for the company’s four consumer categories that feature some of the world’s most iconic brands, including Huggies®, Kotex®, Kleenex®, Depend® and Cottonelle®. In addition, she is responsible for building modern marketing and digital capabilities and leading the global marketing and communications team. A recognized creative leader and passionate visionary, Alison has more than 30 years of brand management and marketing leadership experience and previously served in leadership positions at Johnson & Johnson, the Coca-Cola Company and Kraft Foods. Alison takes a strong “global to local” approach to brand building, ensuring that teams deliver worldwide consistency – in combination with authentic experiences that resonate in consumers’ local cultural context. Throughout her career, Alison has earned many industry accolades, including ‘Marketer of the Year’ by Advertising Age, the Clio Brand ‘Icon Award,’ and Cannes’ ‘Creative Marketer of the Year’ award.