Ann Dencker

Ann is a UW-Madison graduate who received her MBA focused on marketing research in 1987, just before the A.C. Nielsen program was officially formed. She spent the majority of her career at Kraft Foods guiding brands such as Oscar Mayer, Lunchables, Boca and Claussen. In 2007, she joined Hiebing, a brand development firm in Madison, WI. In addition to hiring many A.C. Nielsen Center graduates throughout her career, she's been a member of the Center's External Advisory Board since 2000.

Quote From Ann:

"Mentoring and getting to know the students helps keep me fresh in my work. They ask smart questions and help me see the world through different perspectives which is critical to my own success."