EVP & CMO
Lea Stendahl is the Chief Marketing Officer for Suffolk and is responsible for defining and implementing a strategic marketing vision aligned with Suffolk’s exponential growth nationally.
She is also responsible for leading the transformation of the organization’s marketing function by creating and executing an integrated, diverse marketing strategy that encompasses all branding, media, communications, digital marketing and promotional strategies. Ms. Stendahl has a wealth of experience leading branding and marketing initiatives.
As Chief Marketing Officer at E*TRADE, Ms. Stendahl helped define and drive E*TRADE’s brand and marketing initiatives through innovative campaigns positioning the organization as the undisputed source for digital investing and trading. Under Ms. Stendahl’s leadership, E*TRADE deployed a fresh, bold marketing and advertising approach that rejuvenated the iconic brand and earned a Gold Effie Award.
Prior to her Chief Marketing Officer role at E*TRADE, Ms. Stendahl was a Managing Director of brand and marketing communications for TD Ameritrade.
Ms. Stendahl has been recognized for her marketing and branding vision and leadership and was recently named to AdWeek’s 50 Most Indispensable Media, Marketing and Tech Players.