Mary Ann Reilly

SVP North American Marketing, Visa

Mary Ann Reilly is Senior Vice President, Head of North America Marketing at Visa Inc. She is responsible for driving all aspects of Visa’s consumer and client marketing in the United States and Canada, including building brand preference, performance marketing, digital marketing, sponsorship activations, client marketing and consumer-driven efforts.

Reilly joined Visa from American Express, where she most recently served as the Senior Vice President, Global Brand, Integration and Insights. Reilly worked at American Express for more than 25 years, during that time she oversaw key marketing priorities including customer acquisition, business alliances, co-brand partnerships and membership rewards. Reilly was also instrumental in driving the business development and marketing for American Express’s small business brand, OPEN, establishing Small Business Saturday as a national movement that supports local small businesses. 

Reilly has received several industry accolades, including Working Mother of the Year from Working Mothers Magazine in 2014, “Best Marketers” from B2B Magazine in 2013 and “Top 25 Marketers” from B2B Magazine in 2012.