Susan M. Lintonsmith (MBA'89)
Academy of Alumni Fellows 2013
Susan Lintonsmith is an accomplished business leader with nearly 24 years of marketing expertise and proven leadership in setting strategic direction and generating profitable growth. She currently is the Global Chief Marketing Officer for Quiznos.
Lintonsmith was formerly a business consultant with the Einstein Noah Restaurant Group. Prior to that, she was the Chief Marketing Officer at Red Robin Gourmet Burgers for over four years and was responsible for Strategic Planning, Marketing, Research, New Product and Menu Development, Communications and Guest Relations.
Previously, Lintonsmith was Vice President and General Manager on Horizon Organic Dairy for WhiteWave Foods. She served as Vice President of Global Marketing with Western Union for four years, worked five years with the Coca-Cola Company, and over seven years with Pizza Hut, Inc.
Lintonsmith earned her MBA in Marketing and Finance from the Kelley School, and her Bachelor’s of Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame.