Cathy De Rosa
Vice President for the Americas and Global Vice President of Marketing
Cathy De Rosa is Vice President for the Americas and Global Vice President of Marketing for OCLC. Prior to joining OCLC in 2001, she served on the faculty of the Fisher College of Business, Ohio State University, where she taught e-business marketing. From 1994 to 2000, she was a vice president at Symix Systems, an enterprise technology company serving manufacturing and service companies. Prior to joining Symix, she was a senior consultant with Price Waterhouse, serving technology companies in Boston, Massachusetts, and San Jose, California. She also has held senior management positions at Micro Card Technologies and Texas Instruments. Cathy received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Arizona and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.
Cathy is an energetic, rousing and provocative speaker who has presented to library audiences all over the world. She speaks on topics related to OCLC membership reports, all of which she has co-authored, and about library marketing and the future of libraries.