Faculty & Research

Faculty and Executive Leadership Directory

William Pearce

Haas Marketing Group
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Academic Status: On duty
Office Hours: By appointment, F502
Curriculum Vitae (in PDF format, Acrobat Reader required)
LinkedIn Profile


MBA, Cornell University
BA, Syracuse University

Positions Held

At Haas since 2011
2011 – present, Lecturer, Haas School of Business
2008 – 2011, SVP & Chief Marketing Officer, Del Monte
2007 – 2008, President and CEO, Foresight Medical Technology
2004 – 2007, Chief Marketing Officer, Taco Bell
2003 – 2004, Vice President of Marketing, Campbells Soup Company
1992 – 2003, Marketing Director, Procter & Gamble

External Service and Assignments

2011–Present, Executive Chairman, RichRelevance
2009 – present, Board Member American Heart Association
Board member and advisior several tech firms

Current Research and Interests

  • Innovation
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Business Turnarounds
  • Digital Marketing


  • Brand Manager Boot Camp MBA267
  • Design and Marketing of New Products, EWMBA267

Honors and Awards

  • Haas “Double Club Six”, Fall 2015

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