Rebecca Pearson joined WEConnect International as President and Chief Marketing Officer after a long career at ExxonMobil Corporation. She joined ExxonMobil Fuels & Lubricants in 1995, bringing with her deep expertise in consumer marketing, retail management and information technology.
Rebecca has held various leadership assignments in marketing, brand management, planning, customer service and digital during her career as an ExxonMobil executive. Within marketing, she has also held positions in industrial marketing, communications, business analysis and planning and global marketing, where she has been a recognized leader in the company’s Marketing Excellence journey since 2002. She also lived and worked in Brussels, Belgium, overseeing the financial management of the European Lubricants operation as well as setting up the first-ever customer service center in Prague, Czech Republic.
Rebecca also has been heavily involved in recruiting and developing talent over the years and has been managing people since the young age of 18. She was a recognized leader and speaker in ExxonMobil’s Women’s’ Leadership Network and volunteered through ExxonMobil’s involvement in WEConnect International, a corporate initiative for Women’s Economic Empowerment and the supplier diversity program.
Prior to joining ExxonMobil, Rebecca worked in a variety of companies and positions. She spent seven years at Lord&Taylor in the retail industry, moving from stock clerk to department manager. She spent another seven years in the property management residential housing industry in the Washington, DC, area.
Her marketing passions include market research, data analytics and strategic marketing. In addition to starting her education at the Fashion Institute of Technology in Fashion Merchandising, Rebecca holds a Master of Business Administration from American University and a Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing from George Washington University.
Rebecca continues to mentor and coach women, entrepreneurs and others seeking to grow their businesses. She is married to a dynamic sports radio host and has a passion for women’s economic empowerment, sports and a host of other interests from rescue dogs to music to race cars.