Karine Elsen

Director of Marketing

Strategic Partner Marketing and Ecosystem Acceleration Team

Karine Elsen leads the Strategic Partner Marketing and Ecosystem Acceleration Team, which is responsible for building global marketing plans with strategic partners and scaling marketing campaigns with and through Cisco’s ecosystem partners.

She joined Cisco in 2005 and has been involved in everything from Partner Marketing Central infrastructure, leading the distribution marketing team, and US & Global Partner Marketing teams.


May 11, 2020


Cisco Leaders Prominently Featured on CRN’s 2020 Women of the Channel List

For 2020, 22 Cisco leaders were named to the CRN’s Women of the Channel list. This list recognizes women leaders for their influence, extraordinary expertise and vision within the channel. Cisco is well represented this year, so join Karine Elsen in taking a look at who’s on the list this year.

May 20, 2019


Cisco Leaders Make CRN’s 2019 Women of the Channel List

A hearty thank you to our partners for voting to recognize the efforts of some incredible women at Cisco. Learn more:

December 21, 2018


Hope for the holidays: partnering to address the housing crisis

Roughly 7,500 men, women and children lack reliable housing in the South Bay. Learn some of the ways we’re working with our partners to end homelessness in our own backyard.

October 3, 2018


Lessons in Loyalty and Love from Cisco’s CX Playbook

Learn how to provide the kind of connected experience that create loyal, satisfied customers with three fundamental approaches that businesses of all sizes can adopt.