Founder & CEO at Zizzo Group
Thursday, January 26, 2023
In 1995, Anne Zizzo gave up her dream job at the Journal-Sentinel and moved back home to help take care of her father. What many would have viewed as a crisis, she viewed as an opportunity. Operating out of her basement, she followed her dreams and launched her own marketing firm: Zizzo Group.
Since then, Zizzo Group has grown into one of the largest marketing firms in the region and has clients across the country. As Zizzo’s founder and CEO, Anne has established herself as a leading expert in engagement marketing and is living proof that if you believe you can do something – you’re right.
Join this celebrated entrepreneur and business woman for a cup of coffee and a morning dose of inspiration. She’ll talk to us about taking leaps of faith, overcoming the fear of failure, and developing a mindset that drives excellence day-after-day.
Anne Zizzo is Founder & CEO of Zizzo Group Engagement Marketing (ZG), one of the region’s largest integrated engagement marketing organizations. ZG provides strategic digital, social media, public relations, SEO/PPC, branding, marketing, augmented reality, augmented and virtual reality, branding and creative services to a global client base. Organizations served include the Milwaukee Brewers, Disney Corporation, FOX, Tribune Media), Froedtert/Medical College, University of Toledo, Marquette University, Honeywell, Rexnord Corporation, BMO Harris Bank.
Anne is also the founder of Zizzo Ventures, LLC a commercial real estate holding company. In addition to their current building, Anne renovated the historic site in the Third Ward on the corner of Chicago and Milwaukee Streets.
Anne has served as a volunteer leader for Summerfest, The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Milwaukee, Marquette University, UPAF (United Performing Arts Fund), United Way Of Greater Milwaukee, Cristo Rey Milwaukee Jesuit High School and many more.
She’s been recognized by the Milwaukee Business Journal’s “40 Under 40 Hall of Fame”, “Top 25 Power Broker”, “Entrepreneurial Woman of Influence” and “40 Under 40.” Anne was also named “Communicator of the Year” by the Association for Women in Communications and “Entrepreneurial Woman Putting Her Stamp on Milwaukee” by the Milwaukee Post Office.
For more information, please see Anne’s LinkedIn profile and company website www.zizzogroup.com.