Q&A: Adweek's Chief Brand Officer Danny Wright Talks About Diversity and Challenges in the Industry

As well as the path that led him to his newly created role

In honor of Black History Month, Adweek decided to get a little meta and interview its own newly promoted chief brand officer, Danny Wright, to shine a spotlight on his achievements throughout his career. Wright talks about some of the challenges he sees in the industry for people of color and the ebb and flow of expectations and goals. He also notes how diversity is crucial for all businesses industrywide and hopes for a day when it doesn’t need to be called out any longer.