Christina Capadona-Schmitz is a marketing communications leader with nearly 15 years of professional experience in the field. With a background and early career experiences in PR, advertising, marketing and journalism, today she blends a strategic mix of emerging media, digital technologies, and sales and client experience.
Schmitz is the Director of Marketing, Communications and Media for Oswald Companies, one of the nation’s largest independent insurance brokerage and risk management firms. She manages the marketing team and design specialists, and directs the strategy and execution of corporate-wide efforts, including: business units, specialty divisions, regional market offices, corporate communications, employee engagement and community relations. She is a member of the Oswald Women’s Leadership Council, as well as the Assurex Global Brand Committee and Marketing Working Group member of the The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers (CIAB).
Additionally, she has special interests in supporting professionals at all stages of their careers, development and entrepreneurship, with an emphasis on women’s leadership, including: promotion of talents and businesses within communities, protection and reputation management through advancement, and the progression and journey of individuals into leadership. She is also the founder of DownWithSpitup.com, an online support system for parents and caregivers.