Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ: CSOD), a global leader in cloud-based learning and human capital management software, today announced it has hired Adrianna Burrows as the company’s chief marketing officer (CMO), effective March 19, 2018. Burrows will report directly to Cornerstone founder and CEO Adam Miller.
Burrows is an accomplished executive with more than 20 years of experience in marketing, branding, and communications for global, multinational technology firms. As Cornerstone’s CMO, Burrows will oversee the company’s global marketing functions, including branding, corporate marketing, demand generation and marketing communications.
Burrows currently is the CMO of Stack Overflow, where she is responsible for all global corporate marketing functions including branding, communications, digital marketing and demand generation. Previously, Burrows served as the general manager of Windows marketing at Microsoft, reporting directly to the CMO, where she spent six years leading product marketing, business strategy, global channel strategy, brand communications, co-marketing initiatives and worldwide marketing strategy across more than 190 countries. Prior to Microsoft, Burrows spent 13 years with global PR firm Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, most recently as a senior vice president and agency board member, where she led the communications campaigns for Microsoft and AMD, among other businesses.
“We are excited to welcome Adrianna to our executive leadership team. Her expertise working with premier global technology brands will be instrumental in the execution of our strategic plan, particularly as we sharpen our focus on recurring revenue growth and capitalize on our opportunities around learning content, as well as our Cornerstone Recruiting and Cornerstone HR suites,” said Adam Miller, founder and CEO of Cornerstone OnDemand.
“Cornerstone’s vision for its next phase of growth and the enormous potential to expand the company’s brand make it an exciting time to join this talented team. I look forward to playing a key role in Cornerstone’s evolution into a high-growth SaaS company,” said Burrows.