Adweek Together: The Future of Influencer Marketing

The CEO of Takumi talks challenges and opportunities

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For so many people who work in marketing, time will always be divided into “before the pandemic” and “after.”

The role of the influencer as a new kind of marketing tool will change when we get through this, but how? Mary Keane-Dawson, CEO of influencer marketing agency Takumi, joins our community editor Ko Im to talk through the challenges and opportunities of influencer marketing.

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@ChrisAriens Chris Ariens is the managing editor and director of video at Adweek.