Petra is a marketing executive in the high-tech industry by day. She drove several high-profile social and digital marketing initiatives and programs as well as built and led the social business practice at Cisco. She is the recipient of many digital and social media best practices awards, was named by FierceCMO a Woman to Watch in B2B Marketing in 2014, received Top Digital Marketer of the Year award in 2013, and was named one of the top 25 Digital Marketers in 2012 by BtoB Magazine. She also made iMedia’s 10 Hottest Digital Marketers list in 2013.
Petra has an MBA and is pursuing her Masters degree in Ayurveda, a form of holistic medicine. She is also a certified health practitioner and a yoga teacher. She recently launched her new adventure, Red Pantz, whose mission is to help improve the well-being of leaders and teams by providing tools and methods to create a happy and healthy environment for themselves and others around them #OnePantzAtATime.
Petra finds great pleasure in exploring new things and places, exercising, practicing yoga, and staying connected with friends and family. She believes in paying it forward and is passionate about spreading the word about health, wellness, and mindfulness in the corporate world.