Eileen O’Rourke, Senior Consultant
A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, Eileen O’Rourke has been working as a technology marketer for more than 20 years. She has led marketing teams in large organizations, held executive roles at several start-ups, and has worked as an independent consultant at numerous Silicon Valley brands including Cisco, NetApp and VMware. She focuses on defining innovative marketing strategies, developing creative marketing messages and content, and leading program execution.
Eileen was director of marketing at Cloudian, where she led corporate marketing, demand and partner programs. At Astoria Software, she was marketing director, relaunching the company brand as a SaaS solution and leading vertical demand campaigns to prospect customers in new industries. Prior to that, she had progressive marketing roles at Intershop, AT&T and Oracle.
Eileen holds a Masters in Business Administration from Loyola University Chicago where she was a Kellstadt Marketing Research Grant recipient, and has a B.A. in Communications and Journalism from University of San Francisco.
Eileen enjoys sailing the San Francisco Bay, travel, and volunteering at several non-profits focused on education and marine ecology. She lives in Menlo Park, CA.