Veronica Ford is a native San Diegan and experienced business professional with 20+ years of experience in product marketing, business strategy and program management. She has worked on a wide array of products - from high tech to soft goods - in both corporate and start-up environments. She was one of the founding members of an internal start up within a multinational company, helping to build it from the ground up. She has also managed a $1B product portfolio for a global consumer products company, and has led brand and launch strategy for well-known consumer brands.
Currently, she advises small and medium sized firms on marketing and go-to-market strategies to help them grow their businesses. Ford also serves on the Board of a local education non-profit, where she focuses on marketing and fundraising initiatives.
Ford is passionate about helping mission-driven organizations achieve their goals. She hopes to bring creativity, strategic thinking and a strong desire to make a difference to SVP and the nonprofits it serves.
Ford earned her BA in history and a masters in International Business from UCSD.
In her free time, you will either find her in the garden, or out on San Diego’s trails with her husband, two kids and dog.