In less than two months we’re heading back to one of the greatest cities in the world during the biggest week in advertising. Mobile Media Summit New York During Advertising Week is September 28 and your chance to be there begins now.
Don’t miss the must attend event for mobile-first marketers. You’ll get the tools of the trade directly from the brands and agencies who are dominating the digital media space.
Register by August 16 to lock in the Early Bird rate of just $995—the lowest price you’ll find on a summit pass.
Chief Investment Officer
David leads UM’s North America Integrated Investment team across all buying functions. He also leads the global digital community, driving thought leadership and innovation across the UM universe. In 2002, he became a Senior Vice President, overseeing all digital media strategy, planning, buying and analysis operations for the New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco offices.
Under David’s leadership, UM was recognized as one of MediaPost’s Agency of the Year winners for Best Media Planning & Buying. David was also named an “Online All-Star” by Media Magazine. He provides leadership across UM’s roster of clients spanning Automotive, Entertainment, CPG, Retail, Finance, Spirits and Finance categories. He has been named a “Media All-Star” by Adweek and was named one of the “Adweek 50” in 2012. He serves on the Global Board of I-COM (International Conference on Media Management) and numerous advisory boards, including Google, AOL, Yahoo, and the Chairman’s Advisory Board of the MPA (The Association of Magazine Media).
Vanessa is responsible for leading the digital media strategy and innovation for multiple MediaVest clients, including Post Foods, Aflac and Yahoo!
With over 15 years of digital marketing and media experience, Vanessa started her career as a business consultant in Barcelona, Spain before returning to the states and transitioning to international marketing with toy company Learning Curve International, in Chicago. A true industry pioneer, Vanessa co-founded three startups earlier in her career, MyEventPlans.com, ProtoMarket.com and DignityDesigns.com, further encouraging the influence and importance of digital. Since then she has used her digital expertise to drive digital strategy and innovation for many Fortune 500 brands, such as Verizon, Comcast, Sears, Toyota, Kraft Foods, Delta Airlines, McDonald’s, NBC Universal, Purina, NYC Tourism, REI, HP and Microsoft.
Senior Manager, Digital Communications
As the senior manager of digital brand communications, Joe is responsible for working with all brands (Schick, Playtex, Banana Boat, etc.) within the Edgewell Personal Care (EPC) portfolio to implement best practices and drive greater innovation across all aspects of the digital media ecosystem. Prior to joining EPC, Joe spent 6 years at digital marketing agency Modem Media, as well as other client side roles at GE and Microsoft. He graduated from James Madison University in 1996 and lives in CT with his wife and two daughters.