Chris Pruneda is a passionate brand builder whose love of marketing started in advertising. A graduate of the University of Texas School of Advertising, Pruneda enjoyed the fast-paced, high touch educational environment only ad agencies can provide. He enjoyed working on dynamic accounts such as PING Golf, KFC and GEICO.
What Pruneda enjoys most is the process of listening to and building a relationship with the ‘heart of the consumer’. For the past 15 years, Pruneda has had the fortune of building some of the fastest growing snack and beverages brands in the industry. From leading innovation at Nestle Waters, to building emerging brands such as Vitaminwater, Smartwater, Pirate’s Booty, Sheila G’s BROWNIE BRITTLE, Pruneda has enjoyed an exciting journey of consumer love. As CMO of Cece’s® Veggie Co., Pruneda spearheads growth and brand innovation for the fast-growing startup that is reinventing the produce department with fresh, organic veggie meal solutions.