Chief Digital Officer & Publisher, Merriam-Webster
Lisa Schneider is Chief Digital Officer & Publisher at Merriam-Webster, where she leads digital strategy and execution across product development, content strategy, user experience, and technology. She has redefined the dictionary for the digital age, changing people’s perception of the brand from a “dusty book on the shelf” to a timely, relevant resource and commentary users turn to every day. Under Lisa’s leadership, Merriam-Webster has won numerous awards including several Webby and Shorty awards. She is a Webby Awards Executive Judge, and was recently featured on the AdAge Creativity 50, Folio: Top Women in Media, and Business Transformation 150 lists.
Previously, Lisa held executive roles in digital strategy and product development at Penton, Budget Travel, Reader’s Digest, and Bridal Guide.