Tim Suther
Chief marketing officer and senior VP, Acxiom

Tim Suther is Acxiom’s Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer. Tim joined Acxiom in 2005 and is responsible for the company’s global marketing, strategy and business development activities. Previously, he led the Company’s worldwide digital, agency and multichannel marketing services business. He has more than 30 years of experience at the intersection of data, marketing and technology.

Prior to joining Acxiom, Tim served for three years at Metavante, a leading provider of banking and payment technology solutions, most recently as senior vice president of its Response Data Corporation subsidiary. For preceding five years he was president of Protagona Worldwide, a then publicly traded global provider of enterprise marketing software. Earlier, he held various leadership positions at Unisys, a global information services provider.

He is a member of the Direct Marketing Association Board of Directors, Board of Advisors for Loyalty 360, and the North American Advisory Board for the CMO Council. He is also a former member of the executive board of directors for the Sam M. Walton College of Business Center for Retailing Excellence at the University of Arkansas, and the former co-chair of the DMA’s iDirect Leadership Committee.

A critically acclaimed speaker and author, Tim regularly presents on breakthrough performance at leading global events, and is a frequent contributor to industry publications. Tim was recently recognized by ExecRank as a Top CMO in 2012.

Tim holds a degree in finance and marketing from Loras College in Dubuque, Iowa.