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Adweek Reveals Its Inaugural Brandweek Steering Committee and Announces the Second Annual Brandweek Summit

NEW YORK (April 8, 2019) — Adweek, the leading resource for the brand marketing and advertising community, today announced the launch of a new advisory board under the Brandweek portfolio: The Brandweek Steering Committee. This new council comprises twelve top marketers behind some of the world’s most renowned brands, representing a diverse group of executives across various backgrounds and industries.

Adweek Unveils Its New Women Trailblazers Council, Bringing Together Brand Leaders to Focus on the Experiencesof Women in the MarketingIndustry

NEW YORK (March 18, 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 Women Trailblazers Council. This new committee enlists 13 of the marketing industry’s leading women at the helm of some of the world’s most renowned brands.

Adweek Unveils Its New Innovators Council, Uncovering the Marketing Industry’s Leading Luminaries

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.

Adweek Announces Its Inaugural Gen ZEOs Council, Featuring the Marketing Industry’s Top Six Entrepreneurial Leaders of Generation Z

NEW YORK (March 7, 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 Gen ZEOsCouncil. This new committee comprises six of the industry’s most innovative and creative entrepreneurs from Generation Z, defined as people born between the mid-1990s and the early 2000s. This fast-growing class of business leaders are shaping the modern brand marketing ecosystem and paving the way for the future of the industry.

Adweek Announces Acquisition of Marketer Moves

NEW YORK (January 7, 2019) — Adweek, the leading source of news, insights and events for the brand marketing ecosystem, today announces its acquisition of CMO Moves LLC (doing business as Marketer Moves). Marketer Moves founder Nadine Dietz will join Adweek as editor, CMO Moves & Innovators, contributing her deep knowledge of the marketing community to the organization and continuing as host of the popular CMO Moves podcast. This acquisition marks Adweek’s continued commitment to serving the brand marketing community.

Adweek Presents NexTech Summit in 2019

NEW YORK (December 3, 2018) - Adweek, the leading source of news and insights covering marketing, media and technology, is excited to announce that its NexTech Summit will be held in fall 2019. The event will feature new advances in technology and their implications for advertising and brand marketing, including AI, augmented reality and other emerging platforms that will open new doors for businesses and the talent that runs them.

Adweek Announces 2018 Brand Genius Class of Top Marketers

NEW YORK (September 10, 2018) — Adweek, the leading resource for brand marketers, today announced the recipients of its 29th annual Brand Genius awards. Celebrating the industry’s marketing masterminds, Adweek’s Brand Genius award commends the most innovative chief marketers as well as this year’s Brand Visionary and Brand Save honorees. The 2018 awards ceremony will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 7 at Cipriani 25 Broadway in New York City.

Adweek Announces Actor, Comedian and Entrepreneur Kevin Hart to Keynote Opening Night of Brandweek Summit

NEW YORK (July 30, 2018) - Actor, comedian and entrepreneur Kevin Hart is set to headline the opening night of the inaugural Brandweek summit, kicking off three days of enlightenment, inspiration, entertainment and networking. Taking place Sept. 23-25 in Palm Springs, California, Brandweek provides an opportunity for 300 senior executives and emerging talent from established and disruptive brands to gain the best insights and state-of-the-art practices in the industry. Hart, who acts as CEO of Laugh Out Loud and Hartbeat Productions, will be interviewed on stage on Sunday, Sept. 23, in a fireside-style conversation. The discussion will touch on topics including how Hart’s multiplatform comedy network Laugh Out Loud, created in partnership with global content leader Lionsgate, is helping its brand partners reach an engaged multicultural audience, as well as what it means to be a brand in the entertainment industry and the evolving nature of celebrity/brand relationships.

Adweek Intelligence Releases New Study Evaluating Marketing Technology Providers

NEW YORK (June 6, 2018) - Adweek, the leading resource serving the brand marketing community, today announced the release of a new study focused on marketing technology vendors. The Adweek Intelligence Brand IQ study evaluated over 25 leading providers on criteria including brand awareness and favorability, illuminating the current competitive environment and highlighting critical procurement trends affecting the marketing technology space.

Adweek Announces Speaker Lineup for Inaugural Brandweek Event, September 23-25 in Palm Springs

NEW YORK (June 5, 2018) - Business visionary Tony Robbins will keynote the inaugural Brandweek summit focused on the future of brands. The Brandweek summit, taking place September 23-25 in Palm Springs, Calif., is a gathering of 300 senior executives and emerging talent from established and disruptive brands. Robbins’ closing address will be on Tuesday, September 25, culminating three days of enlightenment, inspiration, entertainment and networking.
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