Speaker Profile

Amy Gath
VP - North America Marketing & Strategy / Formica

Amy Gath is Vice President, Marketing and Strategy for Formica Corporation, a global leader in the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of decorative surfaces.  In her role, she oversees branding, innovation, demand generation and the digital evolution of the century-old Formica Brand as well as for the company’s North American House of Brands, including FENIX and Arpa interior surfaces and Trespa exteriors.

Prior to joining Formica Corporation, Amy led Marketing and Strategy efforts for The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (Miracle-Gro, Ortho and Scotts Brands), the world’s largest consumer lawn and garden company.  She also held marketing roles at Mars, Inc. (M&M’S and Snickers Brands) and The Walt Disney Company (Walt Disney World Parks). 

Amy holds an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and BA/BS degrees in Economics and Journalism from the University of Colorado at Boulder.  

Currently, Amy sits on the Board of Directors for Trespa North America, a sister company to Formica Corporation. An arts enthusiast, Amy also serves on the Cincinnati Advisory for the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company and is a past Trustee for the Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center. She volunteers on the Board of Directors for Dan Beard Council, BSA.  Amy and her husband Brian have two children.