Jodi Kahn is the Chief Consumer Officer for FreshDirect, where she is responsible for all consumer-facing marketing, including shopping experience and digital/mobile development, driving new marketing platforms and enhancing the company’s insights and database platforms.
Previously, Kahn served as President of iVillage, the largest online content community for women at NBCUniversal, where she reengineered the business, introduced new revenue/licensing models and transformed the organization’s DNA. Her team developed a powerful insight tool that allowed iVillage to tap into the passions and challenges of everyday women, and ignited the popular “Community Challenges” program to galvanize women around health, education, and finance issues. These initiatives captured national recognition including a deep partnership with the First Lady and the White House. Under Kahn’s leadership, iVillage became a stage for influencers and brands to engage with women around important life issues.
Prior to iVillage, Kahn was President, Global Digital Media for Readers Digest Association (RDA), Inc., where she oversaw allrecipes.com, executed a strategy for digital expansion, and developed a global licensing business.
Prior to that, Kahn spent 16 years at Time Inc., where she held a number of senior level positions in consumer marketing and business management.
She is a board member of Water.org, Edible Media, Shining Hope for Communities, and the Paley Center Women’s Advisory Council.
Commitment to Water.org
"Water.org is a natural fit between my interest in improving lives and opportunities for women and girls and utilizing technology to connect people and build sustainable solutions for safe water and adequate sanitation. My focus will be on helping Water.org mobilizing a movement to drastically increase awareness of this basic need."