Sheila Marmon

October 16, 2014  |  Uncategorized  |  No Comments

    Sheila Marmon, Founder & CEO of Mirror Digital   Sheila Marmon has a passion for the launch and operation of new businesses in the digital media industry and has created effective media programs for over 15 years.  As Founder & CEO of Mirror Digital, an interactive media and advertising company, she helps Fortune 500 brands tap into the fastest growing U.S. consumer base - the multicultural market.  Sheila has executed over 200 interactive campaigns in this space for clients including General Motors, Sony Pictures, Verizon, Marriott and Macy’s. In addition to entrepreneurship, Sheila’s multi-faceted media career includes leadership roles in operations, new ventures,

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Chris Denson

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October 16, 2014  |  Uncategorized  |  No Comments

    Chris Denson, Director, Ignition Factory, OmnicomMediaGroup USA   Chris Denson's career has spanned marketing, media, technology integration and product innovation. He is currently the Director of Omnicom Media Group's Ignition Factory, one of the key groups responsible for innovation across media, technology, and marketing for OMD clients. He most recently served as Head of Creative Solutions for Machinima, where he lead several creative business opportunities focused on the cross-roads of brand integration, content creation, business development, audience engagement, and talent development. Additionally, he is an advisory board member of the 2014 SXSW Accelerator, Custom College Recruiting, Pluto TV, and a regular guest speaker at

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Jennifer Stalzer

Jennifer Stalzer

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April 25, 2014  |  Engage14, Uncategorized  |  No Comments

VP Global Digital Corporate Communications Jennifer Stalzer is a 18+ year public relations communications professional, who has been fortunate to gain experience from working for a global public relations agency, as well as in-house, for major global Fortune 500 companies. She describes herself as being a traditional corporate communications, professional gone digital. Notable companies and clients she has worked with, include: Burson-Marsteller, Altria, Coach, and Unilever. A well-rounded professional, her knowledge and experience includes, corporate communications; media relations; issues and reputation management; digital and social media strategy; and brand publishing including, content creation and curation. Today, as vice president of global digital communications

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Chet Fenster

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April 22, 2014  |  Engage14, Uncategorized  |  No Comments

Chet Fenster, Managing Partner MEC Chet has led MEC’s Content discipline (formerly MEC Entertainment), which specializes in entertainment strategy and original content creation, to the forefront of branded content since its launch in 2006. Working across languages, genres, and platforms, he and his team guide the development of creative and effective branded entertainment and content partnerships to deliver genuinely integrated solutions for the agency’s clients. Anchored in the fundamental belief that advertisers need to think more like programmers, Chet has helped clients such as AT&T, Citi, Macy’s, and IKEA use content, pop culture, and social media forge deeper connections with consumers. Through this

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Nelson Freitas EVP

Nelson Freitas EVP

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April 15, 2014  |  Uncategorized  |  No Comments

EVP, Director of Planning, Wunderman Nelson Freitas is a matchmaker for the brand and the consumer. For nearly two decades, he’s done it for a diverse range of Fortune 500 brands, such as Procter & Gamble, Adidas, Coca-Cola and Roche, through strategies that have achieved results. By listening intently to the marketplace, Nelson builds strategic frameworks for brands that make them stand out today—and tomorrow. At Wunderman New York, Nelson pairs his skills with our creative and analytic teams to deliver campaigns that spur action and lead to loyalty. Together, they look to build exciting opportunities for the consumer to connect to the

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Ross Hoffman

Ross Hoffman

Ross Hoffman, Director of Brand Strategy As the Director of Twitter's Brand Strategy team in the US, Ross focuses on the identification and execution of strategic partnerships and creative solutions with the world's top marketers. Prior to Twitter, Ross held business development positions at Google/YouTube, acquiring content and overseeing YouTube's live streaming strategy. He began his career in the William Morris Agency mailroom, ultimately joining their corporate consulting department, advising Fortune 500 companies on their branded entertainment and marketing strategies. A native Philadelphian, Ross received a B.S. in Marketing from the University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business, and currently resides

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Diaz Nesamoney

Diaz Nesamoney Founder, Jivox Diaz Nesamoney founder of Jivox has had two prior successful ventures. Before founding Jivox, he founded Celequest, raised over $20M in venture capital, and served as its CEO until early 2007, when the company was acquired by Cognos Corporation. Celequest introduced the market's first BI appliance, a disruptive innovation that led to its acquisition by Cognos. He was previously co-founder, President and Chief Operating Officer at Informatica (NASDAQ:INFA), which he took from a startup to a publicly traded company in 1999 with a market capitalization of over a billion dollars. Informatica pioneered data integration software as a category

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April 4, 2014  |  Uncategorized  |  No Comments

Avi Savar

Avi Savar
March 27, 2014  |  Engage14, Uncategorized  |  No Comments

Avi Savar, Big Fuel Chairman, Founder and Chief Creative Officer of Big Fuel, a pure-play social media agency designed for the needs of large brands. Since 2004, Big Fuel has helped brands navigate the world of social media and branded content. Today, Big Fuel is the largest pure-play social media agency globally -- with over 100 employees and clients that include Burger King, AFLAC, Best Buy T-Mobile, Starwood, Microsoft, Clorox, Children's Place, Budweiser, among others. In June 2011, Avi led Big Fuel to a successful acquisition by French media giant Publicis Groupe, giving Big Fuel a global footprint and making it the most

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Michael Leibowitz

Michael Leibowitz

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February 6, 2014  |  Uncategorized  |  No Comments

Michael Lebowitz is Founder and CEO of Big Spaceship, the globally-recognized innovation agency that creates connected experiences, products and services. Since launching Big Spaceship in 2000, he has defined the strategy and vision for Big Spaceship, while working closely with the agency’s clients, including Absolut, BMW, Chobani, Crayola, Fiji Water, Finish Line, Google, Mondelez, HP, ONE, Unilever, UNREAL and YouTube. At Big Spaceship, Michael has assembled “a crack team of digital inventors,” according to Fast Company’s “Most Innovative Companies” list, and has led the company to be named among the Advertising Age and Crain’s New York Business Best Places to Work

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