Senior Vice President, Marketing & Membership
Elizabeth Tighe is Senior Vice President of Marketing at MPA – The Association of Magazine Media, with responsibility for membership outreach and programming. She joined MPA in June, 2014. Her expertise includes audience engagement, strategic planning, and business development.
Prior to MPA, Elizabeth most recently served as a program director with The Conference Board, the world’s most widely cited private source of business intelligence. From 1994-2011 she held senior marketing roles at Conde Nast for brands such as Glamour, Gourmet, W and Women’s Wear Daily. In 2002, she was named Vice President, General Manager of the Fairchild Executive Summits Division, where she created leadership programs for C-suite executives in the global retail, apparel and beauty industries.
Additionally, she served as Vice President, Marketing for Reader’s Digest North America, leading cross-platform marketing teams on the Reader’s Digest, Taste of Home, Haven Home Media and The Family Handyman brands. Prior to her career in media, Elizabeth was a senior development officer at The American Craft Museum, now the Museum of Art and Design. There she established the Museum’s first Young Collectors group and led the corporate donor campaign. She is a founding board member of Bottomless Closet, NYC.