Gels, Jennifer

Gels, Jennifer

VP Marketing, Global Area Disinfection, Institutional at Ecolab

Jen Gels is a vice president of Marketing for Global Area Disinfection at Ecolab Inc. Ecolab is a trusted partner to nearly three million customer locations in hygiene, disinfection and infection prevention, helping to promote a heightened level of cleanliness and efficiency across all types of facilities.

In her role, Gels strengthens Ecolab’s leadership in public health for facilities spaces, including researching emerging technologies, markets and business models. Gels started her marketing career at Ecolab in 2010 and has held roles of increasing responsibility across the company, such as Marketing Director for EcoSure and Director of Strategy and Insights for Global Institutional. Throughout these roles, she has focused on advancing Ecolab’s public health and food safety leadership, innovating new ways to deliver brand protection for customers and driving deeper understanding of the commercial buildings and foodservice industries.

Prior to joining Ecolab, Jen worked as a Registered Dietitian in K-12 schools and Long Term Care facilities. She holds an MBA from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota and a BS in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of North Dakota. She lives in Minnesota with her husband of 21 years, twin 14-year-old daughters, a rambunctious rescue puppy and a very fluffy cat.

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Driving Business Value through Healthy Buildings
Monday, October 10 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM