Chief marketing officer
Russ Cobb joined Cobalt as Chief Marketing Officer in October 2021. As CMO he leads a distributed team responsible for driving awareness and go-to-market growth through lead generation, digital marketing, branding and communications, and analyst relations, to name just a few. Russ has more than 25 years of executive management, marketing, and other functional experience in the technology and consulting industries. Previously, he was CMO at cybersecurity company IronNet, which went public via SPAC in August 2021. He also spent 15 years leading marketing and growth at SAS, Inc., a global leader in software for advanced analytics and related business solutions. Russ earned his MBA from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management and his BS Industrial Engineering from North Carolina State University.