May 20, 2021
Velia Carboni is Executive Vice President and Chief Digital
and Technology Officer at VF Corporation, where she is leading the
company's digital and technology transformation. She develops
digital strategies to create meaningful connections and experiences
for consumers and drive growth across all consumer
In this conversation Velia shares keys to a successful
- Start with the team and culture: Put people first, bring people
along. Without a great team, transformation won't
- Lead with the consumer: Determine the consumer or business
problem that needs to be solved, then implement the process and
technology to solve it.
- Set digital leaders up for success: Put the right reporting
structure in place. Reporting to the CEO sends the right message
and enables the digital leader to make the most impact.