Speaker Profile

Kelly Lietz
Vice President, Marketing and Brand Strategy / Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC)

Kelly Lietz is VP, marketing and brand strategy at Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. (WEDC), where he has worked with statewide economic development partners to expand perceptions of Wisconsin to include an understanding of and preference for the opportunities the state offers for business, career, and personal success.

Mr. Lietz has served the public relations, marketing, and brand development industries for more than 20 years, including work for some of the world’s leading consumer and business-to-business brands. He holds a bachelor’s degree in English and linguistics and a master’s degree in English with a linguistics concentration from The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, as well as a master’s degree from Oklahoma City University in mass communications.