Vice President, Global Marketing Solutions
Carolyn Everson is the Vice President of Global Marketing Solutions at Facebook, where she leads the company’s relationships with top marketers and agencies. Carolyn oversees a team of regional leaders, and the teams focused on global partnerships, global agencies, and Facebook’s Creative Shop. Prior to Facebook, Carolyn was the Corporate Vice President of Microsoft’s Global Advertising Sales and Trade Marketing Teams. Carolyn led the company’s advertising business across Bing, MSN, Windows Live, Mobile, Faming, Atlas, and the Microsoft Media Network. Carolyn also spent seven years at MTV Networks. Her last role was as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of U.S. Ad Sales for MTV Networks, where she oversaw strategic planning, operations, and finance for MTVN’s U.S. Ad Sales department. She also was responsible for MTVN’s Direct Response business and for Generator, the cross-­‐platform, cross-­‐brand strategic sales and marketing group. Carolyn holds a bachelor’s degree in liberal arts and communications from Villanova University, from which she graduated Summa Cum Laude. She also obtained a master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School, where she was a Baker Scholar. Carolyn was named to the top of AdWeek’s “AdWeek 50” in October 2014. She has been named a “Woman to Watch” by Advertising Age, and was included on Fortune’s “40 Under 40” list two years in a row. Carolyn is on the Board of Directors of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc; serves on the boards of DonorsChoose and the Mobile Marketing Association; is an advisor to Luma Partners; and is Chairman of the Board of Directors of Effie Worldwide. She resides in Montclair, New Jersey with her husband Doug and twin daughters Taylor and Kennedy