NORWALK, CT—Xerox Corporation's board of directors has named Christa Carone as vice president of the corporation. Carone is vice president, marketing and communications for Xerox Corporation, serving as the company's chief marketing officer. She was named to this position in September 2008, and is responsible for global marketing strategy and initiatives that include advertising, experiential marketing, public relations, internal communications, integrated campaigns, www.xerox.com, and the Xerox Foundation.
Prior to this role, Carone was vice president of global communications, leading Xerox's public relations, internal and corporate communications, and community relations initiatives.
Carone joined Xerox in 1996 as communications manager for the company's manufacturing and supply chain division. Previously she served as corporate media relations manager and head of corporate public relations. In July 2007, she broadened her role to include all worldwide public relations activities and was named to head up Xerox's newly created global communications organization.