Connie de Lange is a strategic global marketing leader with twenty years of experience in the innovation and introduction of new solutions, services, and marketing programs to enterprise, commercial, public sector, and service provider markets. She is skilled at market strategy development and global execution and has been consistently selected to start up new initiatives or fix business challenges. She is currently at Amazon Web Services as the Director of Americas Marketing. However, before this role, she was a member of the Americas senior leadership team at Medtronic where she was responsible for elevating the brand positioning and providing strategic leadership and direction for communications and corporate/regional marketing programs that support the business strategy. Prior to Medtronic, Connie led group marketing at Dimension Data since 2004. Prior to joining Dimension Data, Connie had responsibility for global marketing for ADC Telecommunications. Connie was also a Board Director of the ADC Foundation and the Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA). Connie holds an MBA from Northeastern University and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours and Distinction) from Kenyon College.