Inspired by the intersection of innovative technology and humanity, Colette Cote is a trusted, strategic global marketing communications advisor/partner to CXOs and leadership teams of mission-focused organizations. Colette is a cross-functional leader who drives value through the creation and alignment of high-impact integrated earned, owned and shared programs — that connect, engage, and inspire internal and external audiences — for a consistent brand experience, and next-level growth. Bilingual and bicultural American/French, she lived and worked in France for 12 years with various European-wide marketing and communications leadership responsibilities. Colette’s multi-cultural and international experience has helped her drive awareness and success for a diverse portfolio of organizations in the US, Europe and Asia, ranging from nonprofits, global Fortune 500s, and global PR agency, to emerging tech and sustainability-focused startups and scaleups.