Wendy Blackshaw, SVP of Marketing and Sales for the MN Super Bowl Committee, will be taking the Think & Link stage in November.
about the speaker
Wendy is a dynamic leader with 20+ years experience in marketing and sales for numerous high profile brands. Wendy is currently the SVP of sales and marketing for the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee. Previously, she was the SVP of marketing and company officer at Sun Country Airlines, where she created and built the “Hometown Airline” brand and was responsible for all sales, public relations, advertising, digital marketing, events and business development. Wendy also started Sun Country Vacations during her tenure.
She has held similar marketing, sales/partnership positions with Mall of America, University of Minnesota, MN North Stars (NHL Hockey prior to the Wild), Rollerblade, KDWB, and KSTP-TV. She has been an active participant in the Twin Cities community where she has served on numerous boards including University of Minnesota Alumni Association, The Emily Program Foundation, and Alive + Kickin’. She is an award-winning marketer and was named to Business Journal’s 40 Under 40, earning numerous retail, advertising and marketing awards.