SVP Global Communications
As Senior Vice President of Global Communications for Getty Images – a founding position which sits on the company’s Executive Committee – Jennifer Ferguson is responsible for leading a cohesive and encompassing communications strategy for the international media company. Jennifer oversees Getty Images’ brands, reputation and corporate communications globally, as well as provides strategic communications counsel to Chief Executive Officer, Dawn Airey.
Prior to joining Getty Images, Jennifer held the role of Senior Vice President and International Director of Communications and Public Relations for Christie’s, the fine arts purveyor, where she was responsible for leading Christie’s global corporate communications efforts. During her three-year tenure, Jennifer transformed public perception of the Christie’s brand from that of a storied British auction house to one of a modern global art business.
Jennifer has a wealth of expertise in the luxury, corporate and entertainment sectors and prior to her time at Christie’s, held the role of Senior Vice President of Global Corporate Communications and Public Relations at Kerzner International Resorts. Here she was responsible for all global communications strategies and integrated partnerships for its various hospitality brands, including Atlantis Paradise Island in the Bahamas, Atlantis and The Palm in Dubai. Jennifer has also spent time at Miramax/ Dimension Films, where she was responsible for strategy and national publicity campaigns for feature films under the Dimension banner, as the company’s Senior Vice President for Publicity.
Jennifer is a graduate of Cornell University and lives in New York City with her husband and daughter.