UPCOMING DIGITAL ASCENDANT GATHERINGS

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APR 25-26, 2018


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OCT 17-18, 2018


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  • A
    COMMUNITY
    OF
    DIGITAL
    PIONEERS

    Babs Rangaiah
    Global Partner, Global Marketing Solutions, iX Division
    IBM
  • At the
    forefront
    of
    digital
    INNOVATION

    Brian Boland
    VP, Product Marketing & Ad Tech
    Facebook
  • NOMINATED
    + VETTED

    PROFESSIONAL
    NETWORK

    Kirsten Ward
    Senior Director, Devices & Studios Marketing
    Microsoft
    Julie Ryan
    Executive Director, Worldwide Digital Marketing
    20th Century Fox
  • peers
    helping
    peers
    ascend

    Elizabeth Pizzinato
    Partner
    InSide Out International
  • DOMAIN
    +
    CAREER
    EXPERTISE

    Craig Laviano
    Managing Principal
    Korn / Ferry International
  • 100+ EXECS
    1½ DAYS
    2X YEAR

    Kirsten Ward
    Senior Director, Devices & Studios Marketing
    Microsoft
    Heidi Browning
    EVP & CMO
    NHL
  • SUBSTANCE
    +
    FUN

    Charlene Li
    Founder & CEO
    Altimeter Group
    Michael Fisk
    EVP, International Marketing
    Lionsgate
  • +
    MORE
    FUN

    Marti Funk
    Partner + Advisor
    Ascendant Network
    Brian Wong
    Founder & CEO
    Kiip
  • DRIVE
    YOUR
    BUSINESS
    +
    CAREER

    Vasanthi Chandra
    GM
    Amazon Web Services
  • WE ARE
    THE DIGITAL
    ASCENDANT

    Susan MacDermid
    Founder + CEO
    Ascendant Network
    Karin Timpone
    Global Marketing Officer
    Marriott International
  • A
    COMMUNITY
    OF
    DIGITAL
    PIONEERS

    Babs Rangaiah
    Global Partner, Global Marketing Solutions, iX Division
    IBM
  • At the
    forefront
    of
    digital
    INNOVATION

    Brian Boland
    VP, Product Marketing & Ad Tech
    Facebook
  • NOMINATED
    + VETTED

    PROFESSIONAL
    NETWORK

    Kirsten Ward
    Senior Director, Devices & Studios Marketing
    Microsoft
    Julie Ryan
    Executive Director, Worldwide Digital Marketing
    20th Century Fox
  • peers
    helping
    peers
    ascend

    Elizabeth Pizzinato
    Partner
    InSide Out International
  • DOMAIN
    +
    CAREER
    EXPERTISE

    Craig Laviano
    Managing Principal
    Korn / Ferry International
  • 100+ EXECS
    1½ DAYS
    2X YEAR

    Kirsten Ward
    Senior Director, Devices & Studios Marketing
    Microsoft
    Heidi Browning
    EVP & CMO
    NHL
  • SUBSTANCE
    +
    FUN

    Charlene Li
    Founder & CEO
    Altimeter Group
    Michael Fisk
    EVP, International Marketing
    Lionsgate
  • +
    MORE
    FUN

    Marti Funk
    Partner + Advisor
    Ascendant Network
    Brian Wong
    Founder & CEO
    Kiip
  • DRIVE
    YOUR
    BUSINESS
    +
    CAREER

    Vasanthi Chandra
    GM
    Amazon Web Services
  • WE ARE
    THE DIGITAL
    ASCENDANT

    Susan MacDermid
    Founder + CEO
    Ascendant Network
    Karin Timpone
    Global Marketing Officer
    Marriott International

THE DIGITAL ASCENDANT COUNCIL

  • Bettina SherickSVP, Consumer Insights & Innovation
    20th Century Fox
  • Julie RyanVP, Fan Engagement
    20th Century Fox
    Brand Council since '14
  • Eric WheelerCEO
    33Across
  • Jort PosselManaging Director, Digital Marketing
    Accenture
    Digital since '05
    Ascendant Council since '15
  • Michael InnocentinVP, E-Commerce & Digital
    AccorHotels
  • Ian TrombettaGlobal VP, Consumer Marketing
    Activision Publishing, Inc.
    Brand Council since '15
  • Chris MurphySenior Director/Managing Editor
    adidas
    Brand Council since '14
  • Tatyana ZlotskyVP/GM Acquisition, Partnerships & Global Digital Innovation
    American Express OPEN
  • Carol KruseCMO
    Cambia Health Solutions
  • Scott McAllisterSVP, Digital Transformation
    Comcast
  • Mike Boush SVP & GM, Discover Student Loans
    Discover Financial Services
  • Sherrill Zack KaplanVP, Digital Marketing & Innovation
    Dunkin' Brands, Inc.
  • Tricia NicholsVP, Global Consumer Marketing & Engagement
    Estee Lauder Group
    Brand Council since '14
  • Elizabeth Pizzinato Partner
    InSide Out International
  • Andy MarkowitzGM, Performance Marketing Labs
    GE
    Digital since '98
    Brand Council since '14
  • Michael ZemanGlobal Head, Digital Marketing, Google Play, Android, Chromebooks
    Google
  • Scott GrenzVP, Global Head of Media
    GSK
  • Babs RangaiahExecutive Partner, Global Marketing iX
    IBM
  • Amy PascalVP, Head of US Marketing
    LEGO Group
  • Gary MilnerGlobal Director, Digital Marketing
    Lenovo
  • Nadine McHughSVP, Omni Media, Strategic Investments, Programmatic & Creative Solutions
    L'Oréal Group
  • Rachel WeissVP, Digital Innovation & Entrepreneurship
    L'Oreal Group
    Digital since '96
    Brand Council since '14
  • Gayle MeyersCMO
    LUMA Partners
  • Joseph EpsteinSVP, Marketing
    Machinima
  • Serena PotterGVP, Digital Media
    Macy's Inc.
    Brand Council since '15
  • Karin TimponeGlobal Marketing Officer
    Marriott International
    Digital since '05
    Brand Council since '14
  • Michael DonnellySVP, Digital Experiences Group
    MasterCard Worldwide
    Brand Council since '14
  • Kirsten Ward GM, Windows & Devices Marketing
    Microsoft
    Brand Council since '14
  • Justin ChoiPresident & CEO
    Nativo
    Ascendant Council since '14
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    Justin ChoiPresident & CEO
    Nativo

    “The Digital Ascendant transcends networking and helps to forge connections based on shared goals and challenges. They bring together a fantastic group of people and create bonds between them through learning, experiences, and in-depth and impactful discussion on topics that matter to marketers.”

    Ascendant Council since '14
  • Pete BlackshawGlobal Head, Digital Marketing & Social Media
    Nestlé S.A.
    Digital since '95
    Brand Council since '15
  • Antonio SciutoEVP & CMO
    Nestlé Waters North America
  • Brian HovisVP, Marketing, Full Price Business
    Nordstrom
    Digital since '95
    Brand Council since '15
  • Alix HartGlobal Head, Digital Marketing
    NVIDIA
    Digital since '99
    Brand Council since '15
  • Dina MarovichSVP, Worldwide Media & Interactive Marketing,
    Paramount Home Media Distribution
    Paramount Pictures
    Digital since '97
    Brand Council since '14
  • Ben EdwardsVP, PayPal.com & PayPal UI
    PayPal
    Brand Council since '15
  • Ira RubensteinChief Digital Officer & CMO
    PBS
    Brand Council since '14
  • John Ross, Jr. Director of Customer Solutions, Digital Engagement
    PepsiCo, Inc.
    Digital since '99
    Brand Council since '15
  • Tim MurphyVP, Digital & Media
    Pernod Ricard
    Digital since '00
    Brand Council since '15
  • Nadya KohlEVP, Business Development & Marketing
    PlaceIQ
  • Tracy Reilly StoerVP, Integrated Brand Strategy
    Prudential Financial, Inc.
  • Jay AltschulerVP, Media & Partnerships
    Samsung
  • Samantha Skey President & CRO
    SheKnows Media
    Digital since '94
    Ascendant Council since '15
  • Mary GerzemaSVP, Shiseido Americas
    Shiseido Americas
  • Bladimiar NormanSVP, Marketing Strategy
    Skydance Media
  • Anne MurraySenior Director, Marketing Communications
    Southwest Airlines
    Brand Council since '14
  • Bonin BoughChief Growth Officer & CMO
    Sundial Brands
  • Nancy BhagatCMO, Consumer Solutions Division
    TE Connectivity
    Digital since '99
    Brand Council since '15
  • Ronalee Zarate-BayaniCMO
    Los Angeles Rams
  • Robin DomeniconiFounder
    Threaded Tales
  • Nick JohnsonSVP, Digital Ad Sales Strategy
    Turner
  • Gail TiffordVP, Media North America & Global Digital Innovation
    Unilever
    Digital since '96
    Brand Council since '15
  • Shiv SinghSVP & Global Head of Innovation Go-to-Market
    Visa, Inc.
  • Kathryn SzumowskiFounder & Consultant
    The Szumoka Group
  • Bryan WarmanVP, Digital Marketing
    Warner Bros.
    Brand Council since '14
  • Eric JillardHead of Automotive Industry
    World Economic Forum
  • Kevin DoohanEVP & CMO
    Xperi Corporation
    • Bettina SherickSVP, Consumer Insights & Innovation
      20th Century Fox
    • Julie RyanVP, Fan Engagement
      20th Century Fox
    • Eric WheelerCEO
      33Across
    • Jort PosselManaging Director, Digital Marketing
      Accenture
    • Michael InnocentinVP, E-Commerce & Digital
      AccorHotels
    • Ian TrombettaGlobal VP, Consumer Marketing
      Activision Publishing, Inc.
    • Chris MurphySenior Director/Managing Editor
      adidas
    • Tatyana ZlotskyVP/GM Acquisition, Partnerships & Global Digital Innovation
      American Express OPEN
    • Carol KruseCMO
      Cambia Health Solutions
    • Scott McAllisterSVP, Digital Transformation
      Comcast
    • Mike Boush SVP & GM, Discover Student Loans
      Discover Financial Services
    • Sherrill Zack KaplanVP, Digital Marketing & Innovation
      Dunkin' Brands, Inc.
    • Tricia NicholsVP, Global Consumer Marketing & Engagement
      Estee Lauder Group
    • Elizabeth Pizzinato Partner
      InSide Out International
    • Andy MarkowitzGM, Performance Marketing Labs
      GE
    • Michael ZemanGlobal Head, Digital Marketing, Google Play, Android, Chromebooks
      Google
    • Scott GrenzVP, Global Head of Media
      GSK
    • Babs RangaiahExecutive Partner, Global Marketing iX
      IBM
    • Amy PascalVP, Head of US Marketing
      LEGO Group
    • Gary MilnerGlobal Director, Digital Marketing
      Lenovo
    • Nadine McHughSVP, Omni Media, Strategic Investments, Programmatic & Creative Solutions
      L'Oréal Group
    • Rachel WeissVP, Digital Innovation & Entrepreneurship
      L'Oreal Group
    • Gayle MeyersCMO
      LUMA Partners
    • Joseph EpsteinSVP, Marketing
      Machinima
    • Serena PotterGVP, Digital Media
      Macy's Inc.
    • Karin TimponeGlobal Marketing Officer
      Marriott International
    • Michael DonnellySVP, Digital Experiences Group
      MasterCard Worldwide
    • Kirsten Ward GM, Windows & Devices Marketing
      Microsoft
    • Justin ChoiPresident & CEO
      Nativo
    • Pete BlackshawGlobal Head, Digital Marketing & Social Media
      Nestlé S.A.
    • Antonio SciutoEVP & CMO
      Nestlé Waters North America
    • Brian HovisVP, Marketing, Full Price Business
      Nordstrom
    • Alix HartGlobal Head, Digital Marketing
      NVIDIA
    • Dina MarovichSVP, Worldwide Media & Interactive Marketing,
      Paramount Home Media Distribution
      Paramount Pictures
    • Ben EdwardsVP, PayPal.com & PayPal UI
      PayPal
    • Ira RubensteinChief Digital Officer & CMO
      PBS
    • John Ross, Jr. Director of Customer Solutions, Digital Engagement
      PepsiCo, Inc.
    • Tim MurphyVP, Digital & Media
      Pernod Ricard
    • Nadya KohlEVP, Business Development & Marketing
      PlaceIQ
    • Tracy Reilly StoerVP, Integrated Brand Strategy
      Prudential Financial, Inc.
    • Jay AltschulerVP, Media & Partnerships
      Samsung
    • Samantha Skey President & CRO
      SheKnows Media
    • Mary GerzemaSVP, Shiseido Americas
      Shiseido Americas
    • Bladimiar NormanSVP, Marketing Strategy
      Skydance Media
    • Anne MurraySenior Director, Marketing Communications
      Southwest Airlines
    • Bonin BoughChief Growth Officer & CMO
      Sundial Brands
    • Nancy BhagatCMO, Consumer Solutions Division
      TE Connectivity
    • Ronalee Zarate-BayaniCMO
      Los Angeles Rams
    • Robin DomeniconiFounder
      Threaded Tales
    • Nick JohnsonSVP, Digital Ad Sales Strategy
      Turner
    • Gail TiffordVP, Media North America & Global Digital Innovation
      Unilever
    • Shiv SinghSVP & Global Head of Innovation Go-to-Market
      Visa, Inc.
    • Kathryn SzumowskiFounder & Consultant
      The Szumoka Group
    • Bryan WarmanVP, Digital Marketing
      Warner Bros.
    • Eric JillardHead of Automotive Industry
      World Economic Forum
    • Kevin DoohanEVP & CMO
      Xperi Corporation

    4 WAYS TO PARTICIPATE

    “We are the Class of 2000”

    Michael Donnelly
    SVP, Group Head, Global Digital Marketing
    MasterCard Worldwide

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