CONNECT & FOLLOW Denise Taylor:
Ms. Denise Taylor is a seasoned technology executive with over 27 years of experience, bringing a wealth of expertise, industry breadth and relationships to The Executive Advocates Group. Ms. Denise Taylor has been the Chief Information Officer of Global Operations at Westfield Corp. since July 2015 and is responsible for leading the IT organisation for Westfield Corporation globally.
Prior to joining Westfield Corporation, Ms. Taylor served as the Chief Information Officer, Global Information Technology for AEG. At AEG, Denise was responsible for the overall technology strategy including design, implementation and management of team, league, and venue technologies that increase ROI while ultimately improving the fan experience.
Ms. Taylor provided technology expertise to close new business opportunities for venues. Generated revenue from consulting, event support, and technology implementation and integration. Managed more than $15M in IT procurement and purchasing. Provided IT consulting for MLS, NBA, NHL, FIFA, and NFL venues’ infrastructure as well as technology for large festivals including Coachella and Stagecoach. Design and implement infrastructure for 100+ venues worldwide including Sprint Center in Kansas City, Barclays Center in NYC, L.A. Live in Downtown Los Angeles, and 5 World Cup venues in South America.
Ms. Taylor has also overseen Information Technology at NBC Universal, Universal Studios and Universal Music Group.
Her extensive experience in the convergence of the physical and digital environment is an important element in the forward direction of technology, innovation and digital transformation across the sports & entertainment industry as well as retail, consumer and hospitality industries.