Carissa Ganelli is a global digital leader, consultant, and entrepreneur with a remarkable track record in developing technology products and solutions for QSR, grocery CPG, consumer retail, and e-commerce verticals. Honored as one of Chain Store Age's Top Ten Women in Tech, Carissa's expertise includes transforming traditional brands into digital leaders, developing comprehensive CRM and loyalty programs, and disrupting markets with innovative technologies and ideas.
Carissa has extensive experience leading cross-functional global teams, developing and overseeing seamless execution of integrated programs across multiple channels, and exceeding established business objectives. Her skills include strategic planning, business development, product development, brand website strategy, analytics, testing, optimization, user experience, and entrepreneurship.
She studied at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management, Founder Institute, and Bryn Mawr College. Before joining Newman's Own, Inc. as an Interim VP for Brand Communications and Digital Experience, Carissa held executive positions with Subway, Edible Brands, and Webloyalty.