Anne Zizzo

Anne Zizzo

CEO of Zizzo Group Engagement Marketing (ZG)

About Anne Zizzo

Anne Zizzo is Founder & CEO of Zizzo Group Engagement Marketing (ZG), one of the region’s largest integrated engagement marketing organizations. ZG is woman owned, and headquartered in its newly-renovated headquarters on the Milwaukee River, serving as the gateway between Milwaukee’s Walkers Point and Historic Third Ward neighborhoods. ZG provides strategic digital, social media, public relations, SEO/PPC, branding, marketing, augmented reality, augmented and virtual reality, branding and creative services to a global client base. Organizations served include the Milwaukee Brewers, media corporations (such as Disney Corporation, FOX, Tribune Media), healthcare systems and health insurance companies throughout the country (such as UPMC, Froedtert/Medical Coll, Edward Elmhurst Health, Main Line Health, Network Health Insurance, South Shore Health, UW Medicine) universities (such as University of Toledo, Marquette University, Massachusetts Association of Community Colleges), Honeywell, Rexnord Corporation, BMO Harris Bank, as well as hundreds of nonprofit organizations.

Anne is also the founder of Zizzo Ventures, LLC a commercial real estate holding company. In addition to their current building which was recognized as one of 2023’s best real estate development projects, Anne renovated her historic site in the Third Ward on the corner of Chicago and Milwaukee Streets.

ZG recognitions include:

  • The Business Journal “Milwaukee’s Best Workplace”
  • “In Good Company” award. Having successfully completed six acquisitions over the course of the last decade, this award recognized Zizzo Group as one of the top Milwaukee area businesses worth watching.
  • The Business Journal “Milwaukee’s Coolest Offices”
  • Future 50 Company
  • National Best In Show Telly Award winner
  • National Best in Show Obie Award
  • PRSA 1st Place Editorial Coverage

Anne Zizzo’s past and current community involvement:

  • Boards of Trustees / Executive Committees / Board Chair for: Froedtert Hospital
  • Summerfest
  • The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Milwaukee
  • Marquette University
  • UPAF (United Performing Arts Fund)
  • United Way Of Greater Milwaukee
  • Marquette University High School
  • Zoological Society of Milwaukee
  • Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra
  • Make A Wish Foundation
  • BizStarts Milwaukee
  • Scale UP Milwaukee
  • Cristo Rey Milwaukee Jesuit High School
  • SHARP Literacy
  • Member, Greater Milwaukee Committee
  • Founding Member, Milwaukee Cristo Rey Jesuit High School
  • Member, YPO


Anne Zizzo Recognitions

  • 2021’s “40 under 40 Hall of Fame”, Milwaukee Business Journal
  • 2024 Top 20 Power Broker, Milwaukee Business Journal
  • 2023 Top 25 Power Broker, Milwaukee Business Journal
  • Top 100 Power Broker, Milwaukee Business Journal (2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)
  • Entrepreneurial Woman of Influence Milwaukee Business Journal
  • Milwaukee’s “40 under 40”, Milwaukee Business Journal
  • Communicator of the Year Association for Women in Communications
  • National Alumni “All University Spirit of Marquette University Award”
  • Anna Cooke Whitcomb MVP Award for service to Boys & Girls Clubs

For more information, please see Anne’s LinkedIn profile and company website www.zizzogroup,.com.

Anne resides in Fox Point, WI. She has three sons: Joseph (29) who is married to Rebecca Zizzo and graduated from St. Norbert College; he is an Account Director at Zizzo Group, John Jr. (26) who works as an Account Director for Zizzo Group and graduated from the University of Iowa and Antonio (24) who graduated Cum Laude from University of Kentucky and is currently getting his MBA at Marquette University while working as a Sustainability Analyst at Veritiv in Atlanta. She enjoys spending time with family and friends at her lake home in Minocqua, WI, international travel, Pilates, mentoring, road biking, wine collecting and music festivals.