Adweek Celebrates the Media All-Stars That Are Transforming the Industry

Honoring client success stories from the media-buying community

Adweek editorial director James Cooper hosted the cocktail party held Thursday evening at Quantcast’s office in Manhattan.
Photos by Raquel Beauchamp for Adweek

After another long TV upfront, Adweek brought together some of the best and brightest media buyers and planners last night for our annual Media All-Stars event, presented by Quantcast.

Adweek editorial director James Cooper hosted the cocktail party held Thursday evening at Quantcast’s office in Manhattan.

Among the 2018 Media All-Stars attending were executive of the year and MediaHub global president John Moore, as well as our rising star Alexis Toney, director of media strategy at Laundry Service. Other honorees included Damian Aryean of Team One; Jared Belsky, CEO of 360i; Eileen Benwitt and Eva Kantrowitz of Horizon Media; Mebrulin Francisco and Evan Hanlon of Group M; Brian Krick of Essence; Andy Littlewood of MediaCom; Kendra Mazy of Assembly; Sargi Mann of Havas; Greg March CEO of Noble People; Kerry Perse of OMD; and Erica Schmidt of Caderon.

Adweek CEO Jeff Litvack welcomes the crowd.
Honorees Evan Hanlon and Andy Littlewood.
Honoree Mebrulin Francisco, managing partner of multicultural marketing at GroupM.
The Adweek video team interviews Noble People CEO Greg March.
Honoree Sargi Mann, evp of Havas Media Group.
Honoree Kerry Perse and her colleagues from OMD USA.
Media All-Star Rising Star Alexis Toney and Adweek editorial director James Cooper.
Horizon Media honorees Eva Kantrowitz and Eileen Benwitt.
Honoree Damian Areyan (left) of Team One with Adweek's James Cooper.
Adweek editorial director James Cooper and the All-Star crowd.
Honoree Evan Hanlon and his team from GroupM.
Honoree Erica Schmidt and her colleagues from Cadreon.
Honoree Kendra Mazey gets a selfie with her team from Assembly.
Rising star Alexis Toney.