Carol Meyers is the former Chief Marketing Officer of Rapid7 (NASDAQ: RPD), the leader in cybersecurity analytics and automation, and a board member and advisor to several high-growth companies. She helped lead Rapid7 to ten-fold revenue growth in 8 years ($30M to $339M), mature to a multi-product company, and execute a successful IPO. Previously, Meyers served as Chief Marketing Officer at LogMeIn (NASDAQ: LOGM) and Unica, a public corporation that was acquired by IBM. She was the VP of Sales for Shiva Corporation, a public company that was acquired by Intel. Earlier in her career, Meyers was a financial planning and analysis leader at Lotus Development and audit manager and graduate of GE’s Financial Management Program.
As a sales and marketing executive, Meyers has executed four successful IPOs, growing companies from early stage to hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue and billions of dollars in valuation. She helped assess and integrate dozens of acquisitions and delivered consistent double-digit growth. Meyers is known for her ability to craft winning growth strategies, attract and develop top talent, and build brands and corporate culture. A well-rounded and multi-faceted executive, her experience includes selling $39 annual subscription services to individuals and small businesses, marketing multimillion-dollar technology products to global enterprises, and driving growth in mid-market B2B. She brings unique abilities to navigate shifting competitive environments and business cycles, identify market opportunities, understand strategic inflection points, and lead change.
Meyers’ experience driving growth spans start-ups to public companies across a range of technology sectors, including cybersecurity, software-as-a- service (SaaS) applications, consumer technology, networking infrastructure, and automation. She speaks at numerous conferences and has been quoted in several books including, “CRM: The Foundation of Contemporary Marketing Strategy,” and “Product Roadmaps Relaunched.”
Meyers serves on the board of directors and is a member of the audit committee at Zipwhip, the world’s leading business-texting software and API provider, and is a board director for Emarsys, a global leader in AI-driven marketing automation. She was a board director for MineralTree, a pioneer in accounts payable workflow and automation, and an advisor to several companies including DUO Security and Wordstream. Meyers served on the board of the Women’s Network at the Boston Chamber of Commerce and the Brandeis University Graduate Professional Studies Advisory Board for Digital Marketing and Design.