1. Jon Iwata
SVP, marketing and communications, IBM
Jon Iwata's lofty position as head of marcomms at IBM, a perennial Fortune 20 company (ranked 19 this year), has cemented his annual place in PRWeek's Power List. As the man who oversees the company's strategy team, he fully has CEO Virginia Rometty's ear. He leads a global staff responsible for communications, marketing, and corporate affairs.
Heard of Watson? You know, that artificial intelligence computer system capable of answering questions in natural ...