Lisa Ronson, CMO – Coles Group

Lisa Ronson is the Chief Marketing Officer for Coles Group.

Previously Lisa was at Tourism Australia as their CMO where she was responsible for leading the organisation’s global marketing strategy and implementation across 15 international markets.

Lisa Ronson joined Tourism Australia in February 2015 and is a commercially focused Senior Executive with 20 years’ experience, across multiple national and global brands. Prior to joining Tourism Australia, Lisa held senior marketing roles for Westpac, David Jones, Visa International, Telstra and Carlton and United Breweries.

In 2018, Lisa and her Team won many awards including Mumbrella Team and campaign of the year, Team and Campaign of the year from the Australian Marketing Institute, Ten Cannes Lions including a Titanium Lion at this year’s festival of creativity. Lisa also won CMO of the year at the Australian Marketing Institutes’ Awards for Marketing Excellence, and in October 2018 Lisa was  ranked no. 1 CMO in the CMO Magazine Top 50 list which recognises Australia’s most innovative and effective marketing leaders.

Lisa is an active member of the Australian Marketing Industry, including writing regularly for the AFR, and is AANA (Australian Association of National Advertisers) Board Member