Christa Tiefenbacher-Hudson is co-founder and managing director of TripleInk (formerly CREO Int'l), the international marketing and communications division of Martin|Williams, Inc., established in August 1991. In addition to general business and account management, her responsibilities include the direction and supervision of international projects as well as the management of international resources.
With over sixteen years of experience in international communications, Christa has worked on accounts such as American Express, American Medical Systems, Archer Daniels Midland, Cargill, First Bank, National Car Rental, Marvin Windows, Medtronic, Motorola, Scimed, Target Stores, 3M, and others.
Prior to joining Martin|Williams, Christa was Director of International Communications at marketing agency Lee & Riley, from 1988 through 1991.
A native of Germany, Christa holds a post-graduate degree in history, literature and linguistics from the University of Stuttgart, where she also taught German. She moved to Minneapolis in 1982, and built a business as an independent translator and consultant, serving companies in the Twin Cities area from 1982 until 1988.
Christa is a frequent speaker on international communications and advertising at business and trade forums.