Andy Yost, Chief Marketing Officer, HomeServeUSA
Andy Yost is a visionary digital marketing executive who architects data-driven, digital, ROI-focused business strategies to achieve new levels of innovation and growth in rapidly changing industries, including health tech, media, financial services, and insurance.
Andy is a believer in the power of marketing as a disrupter where customer insights + purpose-led brands + differentiated experiences = recipe for business transformation. With a passionate focus on the customer and a collaborative management mindset, he has created customer-driven, digital-first business strategies that led to outstanding revenue and customer growth for a wide range of premium brand companies.
Andy is the Chief Marketing Officer for HomeServeUSA, a provider of home repair service solutions. Most recently, Andy was the Chief Marketing Officer for Kinsa, an innovative health tech start-up focused on stemming the spread of infectious illness through early detection and response. Andy led the efforts to evolve the brand to support business expansion with enterprise customers. Prior to Kinsa, he was the Chief Marketing Officer for Gannett (USA TODAY NETWORK) with responsibility for driving consumer revenue and brand engagement using data, analytics and cutting-edge digital and brand marketing strategies across Gannett’s portfolio of national and local media brands. Before joining Gannett in May 2014, Andy worked at Viacom to help establish the first enterprise data management platform.
Prior to Viacom, Andy served in a range of senior consumer marketing leadership positions in media/entertainment and financial services industries having worked for Dow Jones, Columbia House, American Express, and Prudential. Andy received his MBA from Columbia Business School and his BA from Bucknell University. Andy is also a member of The Executive Forum and an alum of Marketing 50.