Richard Sutton is CRO of Reader's Digest Association. He was previously CRO, North America, for MailOnline. Sutton has over 25 years of experience in management, marketing, start-ups, turnarounds, and working to grow world-class brands.

Sutton was recruited from CBS, and before that, WebMD, where his tenure produced strong revenue growth and the broadening of the company's client base. Prior to joining WebMD, Sutton served as SVP for Warner Bros. Entertainment, where over a 13-year tenure he ran sales and client marketing for Warner Bros. Online.

Sutton's work with brands has been recognized by Ad Age, Forbes, AAAA, Adweek, and many industry publications. He's a published author ("Best Practices in Branded Entertainment"–for the ANA), as well as the recipient of numerous online and marketing awards.


Sutton lives on Long Island with his wife of 24 years, Wendy, who is VP for Daniel Gale/Sotheby's real estate.

Summits Attended

iMedia Brand Summit

Marketing in an Always-On World

iMedia Brand Summit

Marketing to the New Consumer

iMedia Agency Summit

Media Re-Defined -- What Clients Want

iMedia Brand Summit

Brands as Content Creators

iMedia Brand Summit

Digital Marketing at Scale: Going Big in 2012

iMedia Brand Summit

Build Stronger Digital Strategies

iMedia Brand Summit

Collaborate With Your Digital Marketing Peers

iMedia Entertainment Summit

Find Your Audience in the Digital Landscape