Business 100 – 2018

Margaret Molloy/Siegel+Gale

Margaret Molloy is global chief marketing officer at the branding firm, Siegel+Gale and Creator of WearingIrish. A native of Offaly and a Harvard Business School and University of Ulster graduate, she is regarded as one of the most influential global marketing leaders. Her accolades include: Forbes’ top CMOs on Twitter; Top 50 Power Women by Irish America; Overseas Business Woman of the Year 2017 by Image magazine; and 2017 Marketer of the Year by The Drum. She is chair of The Marketing Society in New York, a sought-after conference speaker, and contributor to Harvard Business Review, Forbes, Fast Company and more.

Margaret created WearingIrish in 2016 as a passion project to tell the untold story of Irish fashion designers. Acclaimed by the iconic Women’s Wear Daily, WearingIrish is now a movement online and offline.

Follow Margaret on Twitter @MargaretMolloy and Instagram @WearingIrish.

Margaret lives in Manhattan with her husband, economist Jim O’Sullivan, and their sons, Finn and Emmet. ♦