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Krannert Executive Forum - Katie Nauman

Katie Nauman

Katie Nauman

Head of Global Marketing, Workstation Computers
HP

Katie is a marketing and communications specialist who enjoys helping people understand why and how a product can make a difference in their lives.

As Head of Global Marketing for HP’s Workstations business, Katie oversees strategy and integrated marketing for HP’s high end line of computing devices.  Used by the world’s visionary thinkers, these computers power professionals working in the most cutting-edge creative fields.  From NASA and Audi to Tesla and Dreamworks, HP Workstations power the brightest minds to realize their wildest ideas.

As a Fortune 100 company operating in 170 countries with nearly $50 billion in annual revenue, HP is one of the world’s most recognizable and powerful brands.  The #1 manufacturer of printers and PCs globally, HP’s vision is to create technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere.

Katie is also a seasoned consumer marketer, having spent the majority of her career leading integrated marketing campaigns with partners such as Disney, Meghan Trainor and Beats Audio.  Her work has earned recognition by the Cannes Lions, CLIO Awards and Effie Awards.  In 2015, Forbes named one of her campaigns the best social media campaign of the year.

Katie earned a Bachelor of Science in Management from Purdue in 2004. In addition to being a marketer, Katie is also an amateur travel photographer and blogger.  She lives in San Diego with her husband, Steve, and their daughters, Piper and Lucy.