Headshot of Chris Rector, Chief Marketing Officer of GAF.

Chris Rector

Chief Marketing Officer

Leadership profile

As the leader of the Marketing function at GAF, Chris Rector is responsible for all aspects of product marketing, digital marketing, brand development, contractor training, partner programs and marketing services. He also serves on the Advisory Board of GAF Energy, a Standard Industries company.

Chris joined GAF in May of 2018 after 18 years at Colgate-Palmolive in domestic, international and global marketing roles, including Vice President of Marketing, Canada, Marketing Director for the Caribbean Region, and Marketing Director for New Zealand. Previously, he was Vice President of Marketing for Hill’s Pet Nutrition, and served as an Adjunct Professor of Marketing at the Fordham Gabelli School of Business.

Chris received his MBA from Fordham University, his BBA from Baruch College and received professional development training from Stanford University and Dartmouth College Tuck School of Business.