Digi Social Day 2014 - Home
Panelists Sign:
Brad Alesi, The Marketing Arm
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Our DigiSocial Day Master of Ceremonies, Brad helps champion the growth, integration, and innovation of digital & social capabilities as the Chief Digital Officer at The Marketing Arm. He also leads the agency’s crowdsourcing practice & communications team. Prior to The Marketing Arm, Brad worked in the entertainment industry managing talent and promoting music, television, and film properties. A native of Chicago, Brad earned his degree from Texas A&M University and currently lives in Dallas with his wife, Molly.

David Shing, AOL

David Shing is AOL’s Digital Prophet, regularly speaking at conferences worldwide, discussing the latest trends and the future of the web, providing his insight on the evolving digital landscape and works across the globe to identify new opportunities for the business.

David has spent more than 15 years helping build successful web technology start-ups and multimedia businesses in the US and Australia and is the holder of several Internet technology related patents.

Jon Kaiser, OMD

In his role as Global Director of Digital Strategy on the PepsiCo account at OMD, Jon is responsible for guiding strategy, key partner relationships, and best practices on key brands both in and outside the US, helping a global organization with twenty two $1B+ brands to evolve toward a more digitally centered stance in marketing around the world. Prior to his role at OMD, Jon headed the digital strategy for Maxus - North America, part of GroupM , and has been building and managing digitally fluent teams within agencies since 1998.

Kelly Mullen, Google

Currently serving as Senior Business Lead at Google, Kelly is responsible for driving revenue through strategic partnership initiatives with PepsiCo’s Quaker, Frito-Lay, and Gatorade divisions. Prior to her work with Google, she held the position of National Video Director at Yahoo where she worked closely with brands in the consumer packaged goods category to create multi-platform video ad campaigns.

Julie Howe, Facebook

Julie is an agency veteran bringing over 17 years of experience and touching businesses such as Proctor & Gamble, Kellogg’s, and Microsoft. From brand building equity campaigns to high impact retail experiences, Julie has led cross functional teams to create award winning work. Her experience and passion for people and creative led her to Facebook, where she is now part of the Creative Shop – working across all verticals to partner closely with brands and agencies on their Facebook and Instagram communication strategy.

Barret Roberts, Pandora
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Barret has garnered over 18 years of extensive brand planning experience on world-class, global brands such as Gatorade, Axe, Dove and McDonald’s, before taking on more client-facing roles at Twitter and most recently Pandora as the head of their CPG business. His expertise has been focused in directing development of leading edge communication strategies and plan execution across all media formats and branded entertainment.

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