Bothell, Washington , United States
|| February 17, 1962
Nov 28, 2012 01:14am
|Info||Suzan DelBene, corporate vice president of the Mobile Communications Business at Microsoft Corp., oversees all marketing efforts for the division, including for Windows Mobile software for Pocket PCs, Smartphones and Portable Media Centers, and the Windows CE operating system. She works with key industry leaders, including device makers, mobile operators, distributors and retailers, to build the Windows Mobile software ecosystem and convey the benefits and business value of Windows Mobile software. |
DelBene, who returned to Microsoft in February 2004 after having served at the company from 1989 to 1998, brings a deep set of product management, marketing and business development skills to Microsoft's wireless industry efforts.
Most recently, DelBene was chief executive officer and president at Nimble Technology Inc., a Seattle-based business integration technology company. She led the company from the development of its business plan to its initial generation of revenue and finally through the company's acquisition by Actuate Corp. in July 2003. Before joining Nimble Technology, DelBene served as vice president of marketing and store development at drugstore.com inc., an online pharmaceutical company.
In her previous stint at Microsoft, DelBene's roles included director of marketing and business development for the Interactive Media Group, marketing and sales training for Microsoft's Internet properties, and other business development and product management roles with Windows 95 and early versions of the Microsoft Internet Explorer Web browser software.
DelBene has a master's degree in business from the University of Washington and a bachelor's degree in biology from Reed College in Portland, Ore. She currently serves on the Reed board of trustees.
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Tue Jul 26 23:36:11 +0000 2016 - Honored to join Dem women of the House on stage and address @DemConvention. @HillaryClinton will help USA remain a leader in #innovation.
Tue Jul 26 17:15:14 +0000 2016 - RT @rollcall: .@SuzanDelBene describes starting up the IoT caucus as a way to educate lawmakers on these issues #NewIoTEconomy https://t.co…
Tue Jul 26 17:09:36 +0000 2016 - RT @rollcall: Our panel "The New Internet of Things Economy" is kicking off now - tune in live from the DNC for #NewIoTEconomy https://t.co…
Tue Jul 26 03:23:34 +0000 2016 - Thank you #BernieSanders for your message of #unity @DemConvention. The stakes are too high to let Trump get any closer to the White House.
Mon Jul 25 14:20:23 +0000 2016 - Glad to be in #Philly for @DemConvention! Our party is one of #inclusion, #equity & #justice. Looking forward to highlighting that this week
Sun Jul 24 15:51:02 +0000 2016 - It's been 7 yrs #OTD since the last federal #MinimumWage increase. If you work 40 hours a week, you deserve a living wage. #RaisetheWage now
Fri Jul 22 14:57:38 +0000 2016 - Thank you to all the firefighters who helped in @CityofBothell fire. So glad to read no injuries reported as of now. https://t.co/jrQcvNDMrf
Tue Jul 19 20:49:18 +0000 2016 - #OTD 168 yrs ago in Seneca Falls, women called for equal rights, including #equalpay. Next week, I'll continue those calls at #DemConvention
Mon Jul 18 17:08:22 +0000 2016 - Saddens me to see anti-LGBT language in GOP platform. Instead of fighting for #equality, they join their nominee in promoting discrimination