Stephanie Ferguson

Stephanie Ferguson leads Cloud OS Integrated Marketing for Microsoft within the Server and Tools division. In this role she has responsibility for driving the strategy and execution of integrated marketing programs across the full marketing mix and customer lifecycle. This includes advertising, digital, brand, launches, events, and immersive experiences. Prior to joining Integrated Marketing Stephanie spent over sixteen years in other roles at Microsoft. Most recently, she led Outbound Marketing for Windows Azure where she and her team were instrumental in establishing the direct-to-customer portion of the business and driving non-traditional marketing for this early stage business. Other roles have included General Manager of Product Management for Windows Phone, Chief of Staff to the presidents of the Microsoft Business Division, Jeff Raikes and then Stephen Elop, Director in the People and Organization Capability group within HR, and Director of U.S. Windows client marketing. Before that, Stephanie spent four years in a variety of product marketing roles in the Windows Server business group. Before joining Microsoft, Stephanie spent six years developing and implementing IT solutions at IBM and within the insurance industry and two years working in the fashion industry in her family’s business. Stephanie holds an M.B.A. in marketing and strategic management from The Wharton School and an undergraduate degree in economics and computer science from Dartmouth College. Stephanie and her husband, Eric, live in Bellevue, Washington with their children Peggy and Robbie. Outside of work Stephanie enjoys sports and the outdoors (skiing, hiking, soccer), cooking, and time with family and friends.