This Refugee's Journey to CMO of Appian Was Anything but Typical

Denise Broady started out as a programmer and now holds a top marketing job

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Denise Broady is the kind of new-school chief marketer that today’s companies covet—one with a deep knowledge of tech. But just a few decades ago, her journey from programmer to CMO at low-code platform Appian wouldn’t make sense.  

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This story first appeared in the May 9, 2022, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.