Donna Heckler is a global brand strategy executive and thought leader in brand marketing. As co-author of the Book, The Truth About Creating Brands People Love, she brings brands to life for a variety of institutions and organizations. Ms. Heckler is a speaker, author, advisor and currently the Global Brand Strategy Lead at Ingersoll-Rand.
Ms. Heckler has had a prominent career starting in the consumer space and moving to the b2b environment where she brings sound strategic principles to b2b organizations. She is noted for creating sustainable, growth oriented brands in the industries she serves.
Ms. Heckler has provided strategic brand guidance for a variety of firms. She has worked for Energizer Batteries to lead brand efforts both domestically and internationally. She has also led the brand marketing domestically and internationally for the retail side of Cardinal Health, Kimball International and Monsanto.
Through Ms. Heckler’s consulting practice, she has supported such clients as the Clorox Company, Emerson Electric, Maritz, Inc., The American Red Cross, Rosewood Hotel and Resorts and Ralston Purina, to name a few.
Ms. Heckler has a B.A. in Zoology from DePauw University and an M.B.A. in Marketing from Indiana University.
Ms. Heckler is actively involved in the community and supports a number of art institutions, universities and healthcare services. Ms. Heckler loves traveling, experiencing new cultures and art.
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