Meet the Instructor

Tamani Chio

Tamani Chio is a strategist who has brought her digital media expertise to bear for over two decades across a variety of industries. She’s currently serving as the director of media and measurement at Starbucks, supporting the organization’s outbound advertising efforts in an ever-growing global and digital marketplace. Over her career, Chio has worked in industries as diverse as quick-service restaurants and technology, supporting brands such as Quiznos, Dish Network, Microsoft and Providence Health & Services.

Chio has applied her understanding of research, consumer behavior and the innovations brought by the advent of data to the ongoing challenge of  bringing brand messages (creative and content) to customers at the right moment in time to drive business outcomes. She has a B.A. in English literature from the University of Florida and an MBA from the University of Colorado.