Chief Marketing Officer
Stephanie Gallo is the Chief Marketing Officer for the E. & J. Gallo Winery. Co-founded by Stephanie’s grandfather Ernest and great uncle Julio 84 years ago, Gallo is now the largest family-owned winery in the world, exporting wine and spirits to 110 countries. In her role, Stephanie oversees Consumer and Product Insights, Digital Marketing, Experience Marketing, Media and Public Relations, as well as the global management of all Gallo brands, creative development and agency management, marketing effectiveness and sponsorships. Stephanie earned her bachelor’s degree in government and international studies from the University of Notre Dame and obtained her MBA from Northwestern University’s J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management. She serves Notre Dame as a Board Trustee, student mentor and guest speaker. Stephanie is also a Trustee of the Gallo Center for the Arts and the Capital Campaign Chairperson for the Center for Human Services, a local nonprofit that assists youth and families in Stanislaus County. Stephanie is involved in her community as a regular speaker on women in business, family business and the importance of community giving. She lives in her hometown of Modesto with her husband Chris Tyler and their two children, Amelia and Harrison. As a family, they enjoy traveling, skiing and spending time outdoors.
"Finding Silver Linings: Applying Learnings from a Pandemic World"
Stephanie Gallo, CMO of the world’s largest family-owned winery, will share how embracing change with agility and empathy during the pandemic can help the wine industry emerge stronger in the future. Silver linings have emerged from these unprecedented times, and Stephanie will provide real-world examples of how this “glass half-full” mentality can help the wine industry lay a foundation for success in the years to come.