4/25 CMO Breakfast with:


On April 25, we heard from Chris McDonough, Chief Brand Officer for L.L.Bean.

Chris McDonough

Chief Sales and Brand Officer

Chris McDonough is Chief Sales and Brand Officer at L.L.Bean, responsible for brand, marketing, media  and e-commerce as well as the company’s retail stores, direct-to-Business operation and international division.. He joined L.L.Bean in June of 2016.

Chris has a proven track record as a builder of brands and is a highly accomplished business leader. He came to L.L.Bean from Homebase, a British home improvement and gardening retailer where he served as Chief Marketing Officer. Prior to Homebase, Chris served in business leadership and brand directorship positions for Asda, Muller UK & Ireland Group, Molson Coors, and Mars Europe.

Chris was educated at Aston University in Britain and Grenoble International School of Business in France. Outside of work, Chris and his family enjoy travel and time in the outdoors. Chris is an avid gym enthusiast, skier, and squash player.