Ryan Robertson MBA – 2017 Top 100 Under 50 Emerging Leader


Ryan Robertson MBA
Brand Director, Ciroc
Xavier University

Ryan Robertson is a Brand Director at Diageo, responsible for leading new brand development/launches and US Multicultural Marketing. Previously, he served as the Brand Director for Cîroc Ultra-Premium Vodka, where he managed the strategic partnership and day-to-day relationship with Sean Combs. Prior to Diageo, Ryan was at the helm of the vitamin water brand at The Coca-Cola Company, spearheading the brand’s growth strategy, communications, equity, innovation, and entertainment partnerships. He has over 10 years’ experience in driving meaningful connections with consumers and building brands for companies like Procter & Gamble, Alberto Culver (now Unilever), and LG Electronics. Ryan was recently named to Brand Innovators Top 40 Under 40. He holds a B.S. degree in Marketing from The University of Tennessee and an MBA from Xavier University.