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Carolyn Everson, Microsoft
Carolyn Everson, Microsoft
40 under 40 rank: 39

I'm nervous about the economy, and I worry about what rescinding the tax cuts will do to consumer spending. Advertisers are spending but the sales aren't coming back -- without the business growth, marketers may be spending ahead of themselves.

Do we really understand this new economy that's so global and tech focused? We have a resilient economy in the U.S., but I feel cautious and mixed. There is tremendous growth in the developing markets. If I could just pick up and move around, I'd move to China or Vietnam.

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