Kathy McCuskey
CEO
Yamamoto
@KMcCuskey

Kathy is one of the most accomplished and successful consumer marketing professionals in the industry today. Much of her career focus has been in the consumer world, specifically retail and restaurants, with a healthy dose of challenger brands and taking regional brands national. Some of her client experience includes: Cold Stone Creamery, Nickelodeon, Dairy Queen, Ore-Ida, Disney/Buena Vista, Peachtree Financial Solutions, Excelsior Brewing Co., Samsung, Kmart, Target, Minnesota Children’s Museum, Walgreens and Minnesota Twins.

Kathy’s entrepreneurial spirit to build brands, lead teams and grow organizations has seen consumer marketing success in both agency and client settings. She was named to the Top 25 Women Industry Leader list by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal and her work with the Minnesota Twins won a prestigious EFFIE Award.