Adweek Honors Its Rising Brand Stars

Top marketers feted at Atlanta City Spotlight event

Several honorees at Adweek’s Atlanta City Spotlight Rising Brand Stars event (from left): Jessica Stafford, Cox Automotive Media Group; Lain Shakespeare, MailChimp; Brian Miesieski, SweetWater Brewing; Matthew Lehosit, Cartoon Network; Brynn Bardacke, Coca-Cola; Tiffany Baehman, Cricket Wireless; Nicholas Bianchi, AT&T and Cricket Wireless; Tucker Berta Sarkisian, SweetWater Brewing.
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Rising Brand Star Julieta McCurry of Delta Air Lines and Adweek.com managing editor David Griner.
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A group of attendees pose in front of the graffiti wall at Huge’s Atlanta office, where the event was held.
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Huge’s global executive experience director Derek Fridman with his wife Emily.
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From left, Felix DiFilippo, publisher and CRO, Car and Driver and Road & Track; former GM chief Bob Lutz; race car legend Mario Andretti; and Kim Wolfkill, EIC, Road & Track.
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From left, NBC News stars Megyn Kelly, Savannah Guthrie and Lester Holt.
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This story first appeared in the April 17, 2017, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.