Creating a more diverse and inclusive workforce has been a business imperative for the ad business for years, with progress being made in fits and starts. Join several industry leaders as they discuss mounting a movement to affect real change when it comes to transforming the ad industry’s ranks to reflect an increasingly diverse population, where Caucasians are projected to become a minority by 2035. Panelists will share their personal challenges and successes as members of either the Hispanic, Asian, African-American or LGBT communities.
Laurence Boschetto, President & CEO, Draftfcb
Esther Terrell Franklin, EVP Head of SMG Americas Experience Strategy, Starcom MediaVest Group
Pawan Mehra, Founder and Principal, Ameredia, Inc.
Aldo Quevedo, President & Chief Creative Officer, Dieste-Dallas