Woodbury Appoints Shari Bowles Gibbons as CMO

Woodbury University today announced the appointment of Shari Bowles Gibbons as chief marketing officer, effective April 1.

Gibbons will lead and advance the branding, marketing, and communication strategy and programs of the university. She brings to Woodbury extensive brand-building experience with start-ups and brand repositioning experience with global brand leaders. Gibbons is currently serving as the chief operating officer of Battery-Biz, a leading distributor of power accessories for consumer electronic devices. She previously held executive positions at Kaplan Medical Licensing, Front Row Films, and Warner Brothers Entertainment, Inc.

“Shari brings to Woodbury a passion for building high-performance teams. Her commitment to education and lifelong learning has been demonstrated through her volunteer work as board member and past president of the Harvard Business School Alumni Association of Southern California (HBSASC)," says Luis Ma. R. Calingo, Ph.D., president, Woodbury University.

Gibbons earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and a bachelor of arts from San Jose State University.