many companies delivering results on a variety of assignments.
Recently, she has worked on projects for the development of growth
strategies, digital insights, new products,
strategies, brand strategies, innovation, new
businesses, sales strategies, acquisition
retention programs, strategic sourcing, and budget optimization.
projects resulted in superior
revenue growth, selection of best alternatives,
superior execution of marketing strategies, well-positioned brands,
well integrated online-offline marketing and innovative
customer-centric products and services.
to Click & Mortar, Ms. Cimino was an Executive, Director of
Strategy and Business Development for “e-business” with IBM. In
position, Ms. Cimino was responsible for the development of marketing,
brand and business strategies for launching a new business and new
brand for IBM:
a key strategic initiative that led to an increase of almost 100% in
stock price. E-business was mentioned as one of the best
and product line introductions in IBM's history, by Lou Gerstner in his
book, and led to IBM turn-around. Ms. Cimino also had
business development, business planning, alliances, market and
intelligence, and market research for “e-business” at IBM. Among
her various activities, she led the development of a business strategy
and business plan for “e-business” leadership, as well as the
assessment of best
and the identification of opportunities for new products and services
all the e-business areas, which included: customer relationship
supply chain management, e-commerce,
and knowledge management. She also led the assessment of
for Online Communities and Pervasive Computing, and the development of
integrated marketing strategies and programs to build a new
image for IBM through the “e-business” brand.
to joining IBM, Ms. Cimino was an Executive, Director of Corporate
Development for Galileo, a $1.6 Bil. company
that develops and hosts travel
industry to embrace the Internet--and she reported to the company's
CEO. Galileo was formed by a Consortium of airlines led by United
Airlines. As part of her activities, Ms Cimino directed a product
functionality review to prioritize the development of new
led a customer satisfaction survey with airlines, hotels and rental car
companies, developed a new strategy and planning process for the
company, assessed growth opportunities for Galileo's Advertising
products and trends in advertising on the Internet. During
the time that Ms. Cimino worked with the company, Galileo
filed for an IPO. Ms. Cimino also worked as the Director of
for Ameritech/ATT where she led teams in a start-up business, in new
business development activities, and in the development of business,
and competitive strategies. She worked with consumer
for people in motion at Ameritech.
Ms. Cimino worked as a management consultant with the firm of Booz,
& Hamilton in its Strategy and Marketing Practice performing
and marketing strategy assignments for major companies including
Whirlpool, Matsushita/Panasonic, General Motors, Sara Lee and Amoco
Services and Retail.
Her projects had high impact on growth and profitability for these
Ms. Cimino was invited to join Booz, Allen & Hamilton after her
to her MBA, Ms. Cimino worked in marketing for more than 5 years.
She held various positions including Marketing Assistant and Marketing
Analyst in Product Management, Senior Analyst of Competitors’
and Manager of Market Research for New Products with Unilever.
was also an Intern in Product Management with Johnson & Johnson,
assessing opportunities and developing marketing plans for new
Cimino holds an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at
University, where she majored in strategy, marketing, economics,
business and organizations, and graduated with distinctions. She
has a Bachelor's
in Business Administration with majors in marketing and finance from
FGV-SP--Harvard equivalent and the
top-ranked undergraduate school in BR--and graduated with the highest
class, summa cum laude.
Cimino leads TopGradAlumni, an organization of Alumni of the Top
Graduate Business Schools, and serves on various Alumni functions with
School of Management.