Marty Ritchey

Marketing Analyst

Focus: Portfolio Services

Location: Palo Alto

Marty has more than 20 years of marketing communications experience for technology and research organizations. As part of Norwest’s portfolio services team, she manages production of events that provide opportunities for entrepreneurs to connect and share their experiences. She also supports the team’s outbound marketing programs.

Prior to joining Norwest, Marty was manager of marketing communications for 15 years at SRI International (formerly Stanford Research Institute) in Menlo Park, California. SRI is known as one of the world’s foremost research and development organizations. There, she was primarily responsible for internal and external event production, as well as strategic content creation for the corporate website, newsletter, social media properties, and marketing collateral. Earlier, she held communications roles at Cycore, Inc., which developed 3D software for
e-commerce, and Oceania, Inc., which offered a pioneering electronic health record for clinicians.

Marty holds a bachelor of arts in mass communications with a concentration in journalism from Towson University.

Get to know Marty

  • What was your first concert?

    Queen, way back in 1981. Billy Squier was the opening act.

  • What is something that people may not know about you?

    I love to participate in trivia contests.

  • What are your interests outside of work?

    Gourmet cooking, wine tasting, enjoying the great California outdoors.

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