Johnson Controls, Inc.
United States of America
Kim Metcalf-Kupres is vice president and chief marketing officer of Johnson Controls. She is responsible for driving profitable growth and advancing marketing and sales capabilities across the enterprise. In her role as CMO, Metcalf-Kupres directs strategy, innovation and business transformation for the company. She also leads internal and external communications across the corporation. Metcalf-Kupres joined Johnson Controls in the Building Technologies & Solutions business in 1994 where she brought a keen focus on the customer and a strategic approach to business growth. In 2007, she assumed the role of vice president, Sales and Marketing, Strategy and Government Relations in the Power Solutions business, driving strategies for global growth and building core competencies around commercial excellence and strategic marketing. Metcalf-Kupres is a member of the Oshkosh Corporation Board of Directors and the board of trustees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. She also serves as a trustee of Alverno College in Milwaukee, Wis. In addition, she is actively engaged in gender parity work sponsored by the World Economic Forum and others. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in pre-law and English from Wayne State University and an MBA from the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.