Cory Reed is Senior Vice President, Global Marketing Services for the John Deere Agriculture and Turf Division, a position he has held since September 2012. In this role, he is responsible for global marketing activities in support of the division's regions and platforms, including strategic marketing,customer support, order fulfillment, and shared services.
Reed joined the company in 1998 and has held a variety of regional and platform-based marketing and sales positions. In 2007, Reed moved to John Deere International in Schaffhausen,Switzerland, where he was responsible for sales and marketing in Northern/Central Europe as well as Africa and the Near and Middle East. Prior to his current position, Reed was Director, Global Strategic Marketing, where he led the team responsible for understanding and prioritizing customer needs on a global basis, while integrating the resulting product and service opportunities into the division’s portfolio processes. He was named Vice President, Global Marketing Services for the Agriculture &Turf Division in August 2011.
Reed graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, in 1992 with a bachelor’s degree in finance. In 1995, he received a JD from The Ohio State University College of Law and worked for the law firm of Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue until joining John Deere.
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