NEW YORK (March 13, 2019) — Adweek, the leading resource for the brand marketing and advertising community, today announced the launch of a new advisory committee under the Brandweek portfolio: The Innovators Council. This new committee enlists six of the marketing industry’s most inventive and creative minds behind some of the world’s most renowned brands, representing a variety of backgrounds and industries.
The founding members of the Brandweek Innovators Council are:
- Adrian Parker, VP of Marketing, Patrón Tequila and Grey Goose Vodka
- Dennis Todisco, Global Head of Community at Niche Twitter
- Katrina Craigwell, Chief Marketing Officer, Chase Digital
- Kayla Glanville, Head of Growth, Hill City, Gap Inc.
- Tressie Lieberman, VP, Digital and Off-Premise, Chipotle Mexican Grill
- Benjamin Lord, Executive Director, Global eCommerce and Omnichannel Marketing Professional
Adweek’s Chief Brand Officer, Danny Wright, along with Adweek’s Editor of Inside the Brand, Nadine Dietz will collaborate with this dynamic group of leaders.
Members will provide their expert guidance in shaping the Innovators series, advising on relevant topics and nominating fellow Innovators to feature in the future. The content can be found under “Inside the Brand” on Adweek.com.
“We are thrilled to have such a high-caliber group of individuals on board for this initiative,” said Nadine Dietz. “The Innovators Council will ensure that Adweek is consistently bringing the best ideas and delivering invaluable insights to the brand marketing community. I’m excited to welcome these experts who have their finger on the pulse of what’s happening now and what’s to come in our industry.”
The Innovators Council members are committed to providing the Adweek and Brandweek community with guidance and insights to successfully navigate the constantly shifting landscape of today’s marketing and media world with a creative and forward-thinking approach. By bringing these key voices to the forefront, Adweek recognizes the opportunity to synthesize a diversity of opinions.
In life and business, we get where we want to go through those who champion our work,” said Kayla Glanville, Head of Growth at Hill City (a Gap Inc. company). “Joining the InnovatorsCouncil is an incredible opportunity for me to build the path forward and champion the next wave of marketing’s most innovative minds.”
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