Conference Speaker

Jennifer Rideout

Cisco Canada

Speaker 4B

Jennifer is a driven, content and data-focused communicator with more than 11 years experience in the PR and marketing industry. In her current role, she leads a team of creative and product marketing experts for Cisco Canada, one of the world's largest technology vendors.

Prior to joining Cisco Canada in September 2016, Jennifer spent nine years with StrategicAmpersand, an integrated marketing communications agency based in Toronto. While there, she worked closely with clients in the IT industry to provide effective, timely, and relevant communications, social, and media relations support.

Jennifer is a proud recipient of the 2007 IABC Gold Quill Award as well as a 2007 Canadian Public Relations Society Gold ACE Award. In 2017, she was named a Cisco Circle of Excellence award recipient as part of the Americas Marketing and Communications organization. Jennifer holds an Honours Bachelor of Applied Arts degree from the University of Guelph, and a public relations diploma from Humber College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning. She also has a certificate in Leadership Essentials from the University of Toronto.