Speaker: Kristen Nolte

Kristen Nolte

SVP, Brand & Integrated Marketing, HomeAway

Kristen Nolte has spent the past 20 years building innovative ways to advertise to customers by bringing content-rich experiences to life. She started her career in the technology industry at Dell and Sun Microsystems, then later married her passion for marketing with her insatiable desire to travel, and has never looked back! Nolte is the senior vice president of Brand and Integrated Marketing at HomeAway and previously was the CMO of Exclusive Resorts.

Nolte’s marketing teams have garnered awards across the industry, including the Integrated Marketer, the HSMAI Adrian, the ECHO, a CLIO, and Oracle’s Markie Award. Nolte believes in the transformative power of travel and its ability to expand human understanding and tolerance. She’s been fortunate enough to have lived in some interesting places - including Denver, CO, and Amsterdam, NL - but she’s happy to be back home in Austin to watch the Longhorns at her alma mater, the University of Texas.