A world-class mix of the industry's best and brightest.
Ross Fadner
Director, Marketing Strategy, Customer Acquisition
Jennifer Falk
Senior Marketing Analyst, Global Content Strategy & Distribution
Jennifer Falk Info Events
Jennifer Falk, Senior Marketing Analyst, Global Content Strategy & Distribution, Mattel Creations is responsible for the development and execution of on- and off-channel marketing activations and promotional strategies for YouTube content across Mattel brands worldwide, including Barbie™, Hot Wheels™, Monster High™, Ever After High™, Thomas & Friends™ and American Girl™. Jennifer oversees YouTube channel management, analytics and reporting for more than 20 YouTube channels across the Mattel brand portfolio, which distributed 2,500 minutes of brand content and saw more than 4.8 billion views in 2015. Prior to joining Mattel in 2014, Jennifer was responsible for developing social media strategies for clients such as General Motors at social marketing firm, Big Fuel, managed online advertising campaigns at Microsoft and earned an MBA from Fordham University.
A.J. Falvo
Sr. Director of Digital Marketing
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A.J. Falvo is the Senior Director of Digital Marketing at Oxford Communications, serving as the digital lead, innovator and overseer of all digital media/search implementations and direction. In this role, he brings over 16 years of consistently increasing billable revenue and award-winning campaign performance on both the client and agency sides.
A.J.’s method of developing digital strategies focused on the convergence of client goals and audience behavior to define partner platforms best delivers the desired outcomes for his clients. Through his relationships with Tier 1 digital partners – such as Google, Microsoft Advertising, SITO Mobile, Pandora, Simpli.fi, Rubicon Project, TubeMogul, Facebook, PulsePoint, EverydayHealth, GlassView, and Yext – A.J. raises the bar for collaboration and pushes the benchmarks for success and measurement.
Matt Fanelli
Senior Vice President, Digital
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Matthew Fanelli is Senior Vice President, Digital, at MNI Targeted Media Inc., a Time Inc. company. He was key to developing MNITM’s big data solution, Omnipoint, our proprietary market-collection and media-performance analysis tool. An IAB committee member, Matt is a recognized leader in the digital space.

Matt’s team is responsible for the daily operation of all of digital business, including ad strategy and analysis, media planning and buying, and campaign reporting and optimization. He has worked tirelessly to improve the systems and processes needed to make MNI Targeted Media Inc. an all-encompassing resource for advertisers.

With more than fifteen years of experience in the digital arena, Matt is widely accepted as a leader in online advertising strategy and management. He is involved with numerous industry affiliates, including Media Buyers/Planners Network, Automotive Digital Marketing, Revedia Group, and Online Advertising Professionals.

Matt earned his degree in Mass Communications from Iona College.
Erica Farber
President & CEO
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As President and CEO of the Radio Advertising Bureau, Erica Farber leads Radio’s advocacy efforts by helping to drive business, grow advertising revenue, and communicate Radio’s digital transition.
Farber joined the organization in January 2012, as Executive Vice President, responsible for membership, services and professional development. Most recently, she was the CEO of the radio consulting and Internet service provider, The Farber Connection LLC, a firm she founded in 2010. During her fifteen year tenure at Radio & Records, Farber held various positions including COO, President, Publisher and CEO.
She currently serves as Chair of the Radio Creative Fund. She serves as a Director on the following Boards: Advertising Week, Broadcasters Foundation of America and the Library of American Broadcasting. She is also on the Alliance for Women in Media advisory board.
Javier Farfan
Javier Farfan Info Events
Javier Farfan is SVP at Remezcla, the destination for emerging Latin music and culture entertainment.

Prior to Remezcla, he was Senior Director of Cultural Branding at PepsiCo working on building brands and driving volume with key cultural groups (including Hispanic, African-American, and Asian-American consumers and influencers). Javier is responsible for leading the strategy, program development, communications for these groups, working closely with brand teams across Pepsi.

Before joining PepsiCo, Farfan served as Product Marketing Group Manager at Microsoft and was responsible for marketing and communications efforts specifically within the U.S. Hispanic market. Farfan also served as the Director of Marketing for MTV Networks where he helped launch a Hispanic cable network, MTV Tr3s. Prior to joining MTV Networks, Farfan spent his career in the finance and consulting industry at JP Morgan
Pete Favat
CCO, North America
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As North American Chief Creative Officer, Pete works with the LA and NY offices to deliver award-winning work for Deutsch clients. Since joining Deutsch LA as a partner and chief creative officer in 2013, Pete has led transformative creative work on behalf of Taco Bell, Pizza Hut and Dr Pepper, as well as helped bring eight new clients into the fold for Deutsch LA. His advertising career spans many countries and nearly 30 years of iconic work for well known household brands including Coca Cola, Converse, Progressive, VW, Volvo and Ocean Spray, among others. Prior to joining Deutsch LA, Pete spent 13 years at Arnold Worldwide where he served as CCO. During his tenure, Pete co-created the Truth campaign that was named one of Ad Age’s “Campaigns of the 21st Century” and led the creation of many memorable advertising icons, including Progressive’s Flo, the Ocean Spray’s Growers and Converse’s Grandmama. Pete’s work has earned numerous Cannes Lions, D&AD, The One Show, CLIOs, Kelly Awards a
Sarah Fay
Rob Feakins
Creative Director and Content Consultant
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Rob is truly a non-traditional creative leader who knows how transform a company into an integrated one. In 2015, his agency's work for Citi Bike was named Best Integrated Campaign of the Year by Ad Age and Creativity. That same year, a viral campaign he led for P&G was named Story of the Year by Adweek, Ad Age named his agency a Top Twenty Viral Agency, and Mashable named one of his agency's viral videos, for the Anti-Defamation League, as one of the 10 most inspirational viral films of the year. Under his leadership, his agency created the first PSA video to hit YouTube's Top Ten Leaderboard. This January, a viral video they did for Similac was nominated by YouTube as one of the Top Videos of the Year.
Laura Fegley
Executive Creative Director
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Laura Fegley is known as a dynamic creative and internationally recognized for bringing new life to brands. Her inspirational leadership approach, along with her ability to nurture and push talent forward, has made her a trusted partner to some of the greatest creative teams in the industry.

While previously at BBH, she helped build a uniquely gender-balanced creative department while overseeing the global Vaseline business and various brands under the Newell-Rubbermaid account, including Graco and Calphalon, as well as The Guardian in North America. Before BBH, she held creative director roles at JWT, and Cliff Freeman and Partners, working on Stouffers, Toll House, DSW, TBS and Fox Sports. As a freelance creative at CP+B, Chiat LA, Kirshenbaum Bond, Euro, JWT, Publicis, DDB, Mother, Sapient Nitro, FCB, and Ogilvy, she nurtured an eclectic creative background in numerous categories with top brass brands including BMW, Ford, Nissan, Absolut, Heineken, Kahlua, Pampers and Huggies. She has been recognized by nearly every major award show and was named one of “The Most Creative Women in Advertising” by Business Insider.
David Feldman
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David Feldman is a Partner at IBM, leading the Global Customer Marketing Platform practice within Global Business Services.
David has over 25 years of experience in both the agency and consulting worlds. He has launched and lead large-scale initiatives across industries including Consumer Goods, Retail and Financial Services. He began his consulting career as a Management Consulting Associate at Coopers & Lybrand (which was later acquired by IBM) and held a leadership role at Accenture Interactive. He has always maintained a consistent focus on marketing technologies and strategic consulting.
On the agency side, David has held multiple marketing and technology leadership roles at organizations such as Ogilvy One / Ogilvy Interactive, BlueDingo, and started his own company where he served as a consultant to Modem Media/Digitas.
Trixie Ferguson Gray
Senior Partner, Branded & Content Experiences
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Trixie Ferguson Gray joined MediaCom in 2015 to lead content strategy, custom program development and activation for the agency's blue-chip clients.

Trixie joined MediaCom from Maxus, where she led insights, creative strategy and media ideation for companies including NBC Universal and UPS. Prior to joining Maxus, Trixie was VP, Experience Architect at UM, where she worked on clients including MasterCard, U.S. Army, L’Oreal, Kohl’s and Brown-Forman.

Trixie graduated from Columbia Union College (now Washington Adventist University) with a BA in business administration and marketing.
Ian Ferreira
EVP Programmatic
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Ian leads the engineering and product development of WideOrbit’s Programmatic TV Ad Exchange. In a decade-plus tenure at Microsoft, he led engineering teams to develop advertising products for web and application platforms, including the new MSN release and Microsoft Display Advertising’s Windows Ads-in-Apps ad solution. Ian was also chief architect of Microsoft Ad Exchange (formerly AdECN), where he built out technology and business strategy for scaling remnant inventory, and led engineering for Microsoft adCenter’s Paid Search products.
Jon Fetterolf
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Jon R. Fetterolf is a Partner in Zuckerman Spaeder's Washington D.C. office. Jon has extensive experience in white collar criminal defense, civil enforcement proceedings, complex civil litigation and sports litigation, arbitration and other representations. His criminal practice has involved the representation of companies and individuals under investigation for antitrust violations, bribery, money laundering, and a variety of other types of financial fraud. He has conducted corporate internal investigations relating to possible violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), including representing a Fortune 100 company in a resolution with the U.S. DOJ and the SEC relating to alleged FCPA violations.
Aaron Fetters
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Aaron Fetters serves as Senior Vice President comScore Marketing Solutions with direct responsibility for the CPG and Automotive verticals.

Aaron brings over 17 years’ experience in the CPG industry having held various positions at Procter and Gamble and the Kellogg Company. Most recently Aaron served as director of the Insights and Analytics Solutions Center at the Kellogg Company overseeing a broad marketing insights organization tasked with building leading-edge approaches in areas such as:

• Market mix modeling
• Advanced digital marketing analytics
• Idea, product, and communication validation
• Data management and programmatic strategies. 

Aaron has received multiple recognitions throughout the Marketing and Research industry for his achievements. In 2015 he was awarded the ARF Great Minds Game Changer Leadership award, and was recently named as one of Brand Innovators' "40 Under 40 Midwest" Class of 2014, as well as a 2014 iMedia 25 Marketing Leaders and Innovators.
Joel Fields
writer/executive producer/showrunner
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Joel Fields is a writer/executive producer/showrunner on FX’s critically acclaimed
series The Americans. Currently, the show was nominated for five Emmys, including Best Drama Series and Best Writing for a Drama Series, and recently won the TCA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Drama.

Prior to The Americans, Fields served as a writer/executive producer on the first two seasons
of TNT’s hit television show Rizzoli & Isles. He also served as a writer/executive producer on ABC’s Golden Globe®-winning series Ugly Betty and on the FX series Dirt. Other credits include Steven Bochco's Raising The Bar; Commander In Chief, and Over There.

In addition to his TV work, Fields is also a playwright.
His original play How I Fell in Love premiered at the Williamstown Theatre Festival and ran in New York at The Abingdon Theater Company. Fields lives in
New York with his wife, Jessica, and their two children.
Anna Fieler
Chief Marketing Officer
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Anna is the Executive Vice President of Marketing at POPSUGAR Inc, where she oversees marketing for the company’s portfolio of brands including fashion shopping platform ShopStyle, lifestyle media property POPSUGAR, and monthly subscription business Must Have. Together these brands connect content and commerce -- attracting a global audience of 85M and driving +$1 billion in annual retail sales.

Anna has a passion for building disruptive venture-backed businesses. Her efforts have positioned companies for successful acquisitions, IPO, and increase in shareholder value.

Anna is a sought-after expert on mobile/e-commerce, social media, and digital publishing. She is equally versed in traditional marketing, having started her career at Ogilvy & Mather where she helped develop the foundation for Dove's ground-breaking "Real Women, Real Beauty" campaign.

Anna holds degrees from Harvard Business School and Brown University. She lives in SF Bay area with her husband and two children.
Dan Fierman
Editorial Director
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Dan Fierman oversees editorial strategy and operations for MTV News, supervising the delivery of compelling and comprehensive coverage to its audience with a core focus on teenage/youth interests, music-focused pop culture, politics and issues-focused news. Under his leadership, the division has continued its expansion into new formats including the “Founders Teen Contributor Network,” multiple weekly podcasts that span the political, film, pop-culture and music landscape, multiple daily video hits across its digital and social platforms and a burgeoning presence of MTV News back on MTV.

Previously at Grantland, Fierman oversaw a team that helped bring ESPN its first Emmy for documentary short films, multiple Webby nominations, and three ASME nominations in 2015.  Prior to launching Grantland, Fierman oversaw culture coverage and special packages at GQ, including its annual Men of the Year and Comedy Issues. He began his career at Entertainment Weekly in 1997 as a writer, authoring more than two dozen celebrity profiles and Hollywood business cover stories for the landmark pop culture magazine.

MTV News enjoys more distribution points than any of its competitors spanning its MTV, MTV2, MTV Live and MTV Classic television networks, mtvU (the only college network to reach over 9 million college students across 750 campuses nationwide), nearly every social platform, including the MTV U.S. Snapchat Discover channel, web, mobile and the MTV News app. MTV News currently reaches 83 million social followers and averages 30 million streams a month.
Kelly Fincham
Assistant Professor of Journalism, Media Studies & Public Relations
Aria Finger
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As CEO and Chief Old Person of DoSomething.org, the largest organization for young people and social change in the world, Aria Finger uses her expertise on all things young people and tech to lead a diverse, impact­driven team. She has been an instrumental part of scaling DoSomething.org from less than 100,000 members to over 5 million members in 131 countries today. Starting at DoSomething.org as an associate 10 years ago, Aria created their Teens for Jeans campaign which has clothed over 5 million homeless teenagers to date.
With her cause­related marketing experience, Finger has spearheaded partnerships with top brands including Johnson & Johnson, Coke, H&M, and CVS Health.

In 2013, she founded and became President of TMI, a strategic consultancy that uses DoSomething.org’s 20+ years of experience and proprietary data to help clients reach young people and fuel positive impact in the world.

Aria graduated magna cum laude in economics and political science from Washington University in St. Louis, and completed the Executive Program for Nonprofit Leaders at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business. Aria currently serves on the board of the NYC­based not­for­profit Care for the Homeless, was one of the first ten World Economic Forum Global Shapers and is an adjunct professor at New York University. She has been highlighted in the New York Times, Fast Company and was named to the 2012 Crain’s New York Business list of “40 Under Forty” and featured on the cover. In 2016, she was selected as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.

When she is not running DoSomething.org or desperately trying to improve her Spanish, Aria can be found reading T he New Jim Crow for the thousandth time, or relearning her ABCs with the newest addition to the DS family, her adorable son Luke.
Sean Finnegan
Managing Director
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A trusted leader for global ad accounts and one of the industry’s first interactive media strategists, Sean brings a veteran’s perspective to today’s communications. He has successfully navigated major media evolutions and created sustainable growth for clients, agencies and publishers.

Sean is Managing Director of co/star, Deep Focus’ social influencer agency. With partner Kevin Jonas and team, co/star offers marketers a collaborative solution that enables the creation, distribution and measurement of the highest quality branded content developed with influential creators across Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube, Twitter and more.

Prior to co/star, Sean held leadership roles at Omnicom Media Group and Starcom MediaVest Group. Sean was named an AAF Hall of Achievement inductee, AdAge Media Maven, Mediaweek Media All Star, MediaPost All Star, Internationalist Magazine Agency Innovator and one of min magazine´s 21 Most Intriguing People.
Anne Finucane
Vice Chairman
Dave Fiore
Chief Creative Officer
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Dave leads the Catapult creative team. He has over 20 years of creative ideation and development experience bringing fully integrated programs to life for some of America’s largest brands. Before Catapult, Dave led digital creative for several General Motors brands and helped return Cadillac to global category leadership. His teams also helped lead many Unilever brands to prominence, including I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter!, Skippy and Wish-Bone. Dave has worked with TV, the Web, gaming and mobile―and has won industry awards for Kellogg’s, A&E TV, Coty Beauty and Scholastic, among others.
David Fischer
Vice President, Business and Marketing Partnerships
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David Fischer is the Vice President of Business and Marketing Partnerships at Facebook. He is responsible for Facebook's rapidly growing advertising business and manages the Sales and Marketing teams worldwide.
Prior to joining Facebook in 2010, David was Vice President of Global Online Sales and Operations at Google. Starting in 2002, he built and directed Google's online sales channel, which represents the majority of Google's customers worldwide, and helped build Google's online advertising network into the largest in the world. He played a major role in globalizing Google's business and operations, opening offices in the U.S., Europe, and Asia.

David previously served as Deputy Chief of Staff of the U.S. Treasury Department. At Treasury, he served as an advisor to the Secretary of the Treasury and worked on a variety of economic policy issues within the federal government. Prior to that, David was an Associate Editor at U.S. News & World Report, where he covered economics and business from Washington, DC. He served as a consultant to the Russian Government on the implementation of its privatization program in the early 1990s.

David holds a bachelor's degree from Cornell University and a master's in business administration from Stanford University. He is recognized as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum and is a Henry Crown Fellow at the Aspen Institute. David serves on the boards of the Ad Council, Squaw Valley, Equal Opportunity Schools, and Keys School.
Marc Fisher
Senior Editor
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Marc Fisher is a senior editor at The Washington Post, where he has been the enterprise editor, local columnist, and Berlin bureau chief, among other positions over thirty years at the paper. He is the author of Something in the Air, a history of radio, and After the Wall, an account of the fall of the Berlin Wall and the reunification of Germany. Fisher wrote several of The Washington Post articles that won the Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting in 2016 and the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service in 2014.
Joan FitzGerald
VP, Product Management & Business Development
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Joan FitzGerald is the vice president of product management and business development at TiVo. In this role, she leads product strategy for the next generation of TiVo analytics products. Ms. FitzGerald has more than two decades of industry experience in successful revenue growth, product development and cross-functional team leadership, focusing on data analytics at the intersection of traditional TV and digital media. Previously, she served as senior vice president of television and cross-media services at comScore, where she led development and expansion of the company’s cross platform initiatives.
Tim Flattery
Managing Partner, Snr Practice Lead
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Tim Flattery is the North American Managing Partner at MEC’s innovative content marketing division: MEC Wavemaker - a specialist unit that uses breakthrough consumer insights to plan, create and measure content and engagement marketing initiatives.
He brings 20 years of advertising experience and an accomplished track record as a pioneer in engagement marketing to the role, having recently served as Chief Innovations Officer at MEC Australia where he was responsible for the growth of its range of diversified services (new technology platforms, brand experiences & branded content). He also has a successful track record in branded content financing in the television industry, having created and sold over $75 million worth of brand-funded content projects (including 60 episodes of network television); co-created a $40 million branded entertainment project for Baz Luhrmann's movie, 'Australia', and developed the award-winning marketing content series, Marketing Dividends, produced by MEC
Julie Fleischer
Managing Director, Reta
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Julie Fleischer joined OMD in 2015 as Managing Director of its Chicago-based retail practice. Julie leads the 75-person team servicing many of the nation’s best known retail brands, including Walgreens, PetSmart, Pier 1 and Pep Boys. Prior to OMD, Julie spent six years at Kraft Foods, where she earned industry-wide recognition as an evangelist for data accountability and the critical interrelationship between data, content and technology. She most recently held the title of Senior Director, Data + Content +Media, overseeing Kraft’s industry-leading CRM organization, content marketing strategy, and programmatic media.
CJ Follini
Chief Evangelist
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An entrepreneur and film producer, CJ has built several businesses from inception. He was a managing director of The Shooting Gallery & CEO of the Gun For Hire Digital Studios receiving the prestigious Crain's Small Business Award in 1998. His companies' films have won several awards including: Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay (Slingblade) and Universal Studios/Hypnotic (Bullet in the Brain).

He was chosen as a 40 Under 40 Media Executive To Watch by the Toronto Film Commission and a New Media Rising Star by Mediapost. His production companies have produced films by: Billy Bob Thornton, Laurence Fishburne, Laura Linney, Mark Ruffalo, Clive Owen, Owen Wilson and Al Pacino.

CJ founded IMMINENT Digital 15 months ago for the sole purpose of creating the most technologically & creatively advanced employee engagement environment in existence. His mission is to help any workforce become happier, healthier and digital advocates for their company through a purpose-driven approach.
David Forbes
VP, Chief Marketing Scientist
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David is the creator of the MindSight®, a suite of neuropsychological methods for understanding consumer emotion and motivation. MindSight® won him an ARFGreat Mind award, and the Brand Innovator Award at the 2012 World Brand Congress. This remarkable tool is now in use around the world. David’s book, “The Science of Why,” describes his work on emotional motivation in depth. David holds a Ph.D. in clinical and cognitive psychology from Clark University, and was a member of the faculties of Harvard Medical School Department of Psychiatry and the Harvard Laboratory. He founded Forbes Consulting 20 years ago; the company is now Isobar Marketing Intelligence.
Dr. Augustine Fou
Digital Consigliere, Marketing Science Consulting Group
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Vincent Bareges
Betsy Frank
Greg Fox
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As Chief Revenue Officer at GasBuddy, Greg brings over 22 years of relevant experience in working with national brands through new, innovative digital marketing platforms within the media and entertainment industries. With extensive experience and expertise in print, online, mobile, social media and advertising sales, Greg has witnessed the transition from paper and print, to online and the future of mobile media.

Most recently, Fox was senior vice president of sales and business development at Infinian, a digital coupon and loyalty cloud company, where he developed the go-to-market strategy within the QSR, Casual Dining and Retail space. Prior to Infinian, Greg helped launch the first mobile coupon and promotion company, Cellfire, which revolutionized the coupon industry and established mobile as a digital media distribution channel. With mobile experience dating back 10 years now, Fox has been at the forefront, helping mobile transition from a casual gaming device to a full-fledged media juggernaut.
Rick Fox
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Rick is the owner and visionary behind the premier eSports franchise Echo Fox where he has assembled a team of industry professionals focused on taking eSports mainstream. He holds a lifelong passion for gaming and is leveraging his professional sports background to take gaming from a hobby to a globally recognized competition for the next generation of professional athletes. R ick brings 13 years of professional athletics experience as a 3­time NBA Champion playing for the Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics. He’s an NBA analyst, actor and producer who works with top networks including ABC, ESPN, NBC, CBS, Fox, HBO, NBA TV and FoxSports West .
Jennifer Foyle
Global Brand President
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Jennifer joined aerie in August 2010 as SVP/CMO for the aerie brand. She began her career at Bloomingdales, where she worked for more than 10 years, and later spent several years at Gap Inc. where she held various Merchandising roles before being promoted to Divisional Merchandise Manager of all Women’s Fashion areas. Following the Gap, she spent more than 6 years in merchandising roles at J. Crew, ultimately becoming the Chief Merchandising Officer, with a focus on women’s apparel/crewcuts. Prior to joining AEO, she served as President of the global lifestyle brand, Calypso St. Barth. Jennifer graduated from Roanoke College and currently resides in New York City with her husband and daughter.
Eric Franchi
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Eric Franchi is cofounder of Undertone and currently serves as Chief Evangelist. In this role, he is responsible for communicating the company's vision to customers and the industry, as well as to press, investors and analysts. In addition, he plays a critical role in shaping and driving Undertone's strategy as a member of its executive leadership team.
Betsy Frank
Founder & President
Bethenny Frankel
CEO & Founder
MJ Franklin
Social Media Editor
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MJ Franklin is a Social Editor at Mashable, where he oversees media and strategy for Mashable’s presence on Pinterest, Tumblr and Facebook. MJ is also a manager of MashableReads, Mashable's social book club. He is a graduate of Haverford College.
Jeff Frantz
Sr. Director of Ad Tech Platforms
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Jeff oversees the teams responsible for the strategy, sales, partner management, and business development of the Oracle Data Cloud’s ad tech lines of business. Jeff joined Oracle through the BlueKai acquisition where he was the Vice President of Mobile and responsible for driving the implementation and growth of the companies mobile initiatives. Prior to BlueKai, Jeff was a consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he focused on ad-tech companies including CNET and Yahoo!. Jeff earned a BBA in Management Information Systems from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, TX.
Katherine Freeley
Associate Media Sourcing Director
Randy Freer
Fox Networks Group President
Leigh Freund
President and CEO
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As President & CEO of NAI, Leigh Freund leads the organization’s growth and helps set the agenda and strategic priorities. Leigh joined NAI in 2015 after an eleven-year career at AOL Inc., where she served as vice president & chief counsel for global public policy.

Leigh brings more than a decade of substantive expertise in privacy, advertising, and public policy in the digital sector to her work at NAI. She has first-hand knowledge of the tremendous contributions third parties have made in the digital advertising space and she is a passionate believer in strong self-regulation.
During her time at AOL, Leigh led the company’s public policy efforts and was a leading voice on global digital and technology policy. Prior to that role, Leigh headed up the AOL advertising legal team and worked with AOL’s privacy team to promote and develop responsible use and collection of data, and ensure compliance with the industry's self-regulatory programs.

Before joining AOL in 2004, Leigh worked at K&L Gates and on Capitol Hill with Rep. Fred Upton from her home state of Michigan.

Leigh holds an undergraduate degree in political science from Kalamazoo College and a J.D. from Georgetown University. She is an active participant in several industry organizations devoted to compliance with key regulatory initiatives and principles, including the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA).
Barry Frey
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Barry Frey is President & Chief Executive Officer in May 2013. The DPAA provides industry leadership to networks, technology, content and research companies, and connects the ecosystem to the advertising marketplace. Barry oversees all operations driving awareness, value and revenue to this fast growing space.

During Mr. Frey's tenure, he has expanded the organization's membership base while bringing the entire digital place based (DPB) industry to its highest level of recognition in large part through his creation of the “Video Everywhere” marketing campaign. This initiative has helped position DPB networks as important players in the video advertising market seen by brands, agencies, the press and financial analysts.

Before joining DPAA, Mr. Frey was widely recognized as a digital and advanced advertising leader and revenue generator.
Hillary Frey
Co-Chief Creative Officer
Bob Friedman
Bob Friedman Info Events
Bungalow Media + Entertainment was founded by CEO Robert Friedman, a thirty-year veteran of the entertainment business where he developed, produced, and distributed all forms of filmed and experiential content across traditional and digital media platforms. Friedman has held an array of senior executive positions including President of RadicalMedia & Entertainment; President of AOL, Interactive Marketing, TV, & Ad Sales; Co-Chairman of New Line Cinema in charge of Worldwide Theatrical Marketing and Licensing and President of New Line Television, which he launched for the company. Friedman was an original member of the start-up team at MTV.
New Line Films included Lord of the Rings, Austin Powers, Dumb and Dumber, Rush Hour and a full slate of independent films among many others. In addition, Friedman has executive produced a varied mix of TV and films including Travel Channel’s “36 Hours”, Showtime’s “Spring Broke” documentary with Alex Gibney, Grey Gooses “Iconoclasts”, “We the People The Market Basket Effect” documentary, Amazon’s 30 Minute Comedy series “Highston”, The Pilot for “Mad Men”, OWN’S “Master Class” with Oprah Winfrey, and Paul Simon’s “Under African Skies” among many others.
Currently, Friedman serves on the boards of AccuWeather, Mount Sinai Health System, Columbia Graduate School of Business, NATPE, The International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and is a trustee emeritus of Vassar College.
Thomas Friedman
Pulitzer Prize Winner, Columnist
Laura Froelich
Head of Sports Content Partnerships
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Laura leads sports content partnerships at Twitter, bringing exceptional live programming and highlights to fans in real-time, sponsored by brands. Prior to joining Twitter in February 2014, she spent five years at CBS Interactive devising product marketing and monetization strategies for premium sports content including NCAA March Madness, NFL and college football, The Masters, PGA Tour golf, as well as the suite of fantasy games from CBSSports.com. Her efforts led to multiple years of record-setting revenues for the properties. Prior to CBS, Laura focused her career in sales and marketing at such notable publishers as CNET, Ziff-Davis, and Condé Nast. Laura is a graduate of Brown University where she received a BA in International Relations. Follow her on Twitter at @laurafrofro.
Jennifer Frommer
SVP, Brand Partnerships and Licensing
Christine Fruechte
Christine Fruechte Info Events
Christine Fruechte is CEO of Colle+McVoy, an inventive full-service advertising agency that excels at modernizing brands. She is nationally recognized for transforming the agency, helping it achieve record growth and industry distinction, while consistently being named a best place to work by Outside magazine, Ad Age and the Star Tribune.

Under Christine’s leadership, Colle+McVoy has experienced eleven consecutive years of growth and drives business for diverse client partners that include 3M, General Mills, The Hershey Company, Invisalign, Land O’Lakes, Target, and USA Swimming, among others.

A nationally recognized industry leader and daughter of a psychic entertainer, Christine knows the best way to predict the future is to create it.

Gayle Fuguitt
CEO & President
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Ms. Fuguitt is responsible for leading the ARF into its next chapter, navigating the many changes sweeping through the advertising, marketing, research and consumer engagement community. As the leader of the ARF, an organization with a 79-year history and more than 400 members, Ms. Fuguitt serves as the voice of the industry and a champion for its global growth. Prior to being named president and CEO in April 2013, she had served as a board and executive committee member of the ARF since 2005, and continues in these positions.

Ms. Fuguitt previously spent 32 years at General Mills, where she was most recently VP-Global Consumer Insights for over 17 years managing a $150m annual research budget.
John Futterknect
Founder & Co-Owner
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John is a founding member and Co-Owner of Optimum Associates, LLC, a Global Executive Development company.

Over the past 15 years, John has worked with thousands of individuals in organizations covering both the private and public spectrum. His expertise in Leadership Development, Emotional Intelligence, Team Building, Talent Management, Diversity, Organizational Savvy, Executive Stamina, Customer Service and Sales, and one-on-one Executive Coaching has been utilized by corporate leaders, who understand the dynamic of our ever-changing global society. Working with organizations including: The Walt Disney Company, Microsoft, PepsiCo, Morgan Stanley, Barclays, Deutsche Bank, T. Rowe Price, DirecTV, Honda, General Mills, Yum Restaurants, Auto Nation, MGM, and many others, John has been able to help senior executives to navigate challenging situations and maximize their organization impact and career potential by leveraging their abilities to bring about positive change.

As the world is global, John has extensive experience working in the U.S, Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean, and Asia. His experience has also led him to work with government agencies, and the non-profit sector. His work includes guest lectures at Columbia University in New York, Florida International University, the Brookings Institute, and many others.

John is a co-author of Customer Tells (Kaplan Publishing 2007) which focuses on how to deliver exceptional customer service.