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Management Advisory Board

Janell Pittman

Chief Marketing and Digital Strategy Officer


Janell Pittman is the Chief Marketing and Digital Strategy Officer for MercyOne.  In her role she led the team behind the unified MercyOne brand.  She is also responsible for leading passionate teams to advance MercyOne’s Culture and Digital Strategy along with Communications and Decision Support.

Before joining MercyOne in early 2017 she spent almost 10 years at Meredith Corporation.  At Meredith Janell was the vice president and general manager for digital brands including All Recipes, Meredith’s flag ship Better Homes and Gardens and Martha Stewart.  There she was the hub for an extended team which included editors, site marketers, developers, subscription marketers, and web/mobile user interface experts.  In addition to leading cross functional teams to create world-class consumer experiences she also led brands with challenging P&Ls to profitability.  She has many notable accomplishments, but she may be the only person in the only person in this room to lead development of an app named a staff pick by apple.

 Prior to joining Meredith she was in brand management with Nestlé Purina.

 Before earning her MBA in strategic leadership and marketing with honors from the top-rated marketing program at the Kelley School of Business, Pittman was a consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers and IBM. She enjoyed working in North America and Europe, where she helped clients across industries to improve profitability.