Strategic Account Management Director
Ann Tarasena joins iMiller Public Relations as Strategic Account Management Director, bringing twenty years of experience in marketing, communications and event management services primarily in the technology industry for global clients and Fortune 500 enterprises spanning cloud solutions, cybersecurity, data privacy and SaaS.
With a background in international marketing management consulting, Ann offers expertise in strategic planning, channel partner marketing, program and project management, conference and tradeshow management, and sales enablement. Ann works as an extension of clients’ marketing teams to help plan and implement product launches and marketing communications campaigns that engage stakeholders and showcase their brands’ authentic stories.
Prior to joining iMPR, Ann was an integral part of the leadership team at a marketing creative agency, serving technology enterprises. She led a team of marketing project managers to provide account management services to88 PricewaterhouseCoopers Technology Advisory business unit, encompassing strategic alliances with Salesforce.com, SAP, Oracle, Google and Workday partners. Ann’s team was instrumental in helping clients align strategic marketing goals with sales execution to drive brand awareness and grow revenue. Ann’s previous experience included marketing program management roles at Apple, Concur, Asure Software and clients in the data warehousing, software, video game and education industry sectors.
Ann holds an MBA degree in Marketing and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from the University of Washington. She is originally from Bangkok, Thailand, and is fluent in the Thai language and culture. In her inspired moments, Ann enjoys conducting personal development and motivational trainings, STEAM education activities and leadership coaching program development for kids.