Mr. Gramaglia has been a director of Acxiom since 2009 and serves as the Non-Executive Chairman of the Board and as a member of the Board’s Executive Committee and Governance/Nominating Committee.
He served in 2011 for a four-month period as Acxiom’s interim chief executive officer and president while a search was conducted for a new CEO. Mr. Gramaglia, a private investor and advisor to technology start-ups, previously served as partner for Arrowpath Venture Partners, and as president and chief operating officer of E*TRADE Group Inc. (NASDAQ: ETFC). Mr. Gramaglia began his career at Procter & Gamble and later held senior marketing and general management positions at Nestle, PepsiCo, Imasco and Sprint. He currently serves on the boards of Coldwater Creek (NASDAQ: CWTR), a national retailer of women’s apparel, and WageWorks (NYSE: WAGE), a leading provider of tax-advantaged employee benefits.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Denison University.