Bernice Chao Shares Her Perspective as an Asian American Marketer

From Member Bernice Chao, Creative Director, R/GA and Co-Founder of Asians in Advertising We would love to learn more about your background and origin story. How was your experience as an Asian in this industry impacted your career journey? I grew up 2nd generation, to parents who immigrated from Taiwan and I was taught to … More Bernice Chao Shares Her Perspective as an Asian American Marketer

The Foundation’s Summer Internships – Apply Now!

The Foundation’s Summer Internship Programs are designed to provide students in their junior, senior, and graduate years of college an opportunity to intern at one of the AD Club’s member agencies or organizations. Throughout the summer, students are able to hone  their technical skills and learn interpersonal skills. The program provides the ability to learn … More The Foundation’s Summer Internships – Apply Now!

The i’mPART Women’s Fellowship – Apply Today!

The i’mPART Women’s Fellowship, created in 2016, made a commitment of $100K annually to retain more diverse talent and promote more women into leadership positions. Now wrapping its fifth year, the program has expanded from helping 10 to over 50 women pursue their goals and elevate their executive presence – providing more access, tools, & … More The i’mPART Women’s Fellowship – Apply Today!

Icons, Rock Stars, & Innovators: Mary Pryor

What makes you an Innovator? You’re not the problem, you’re the solution! You are traveling the roads not taken…being a pioneer of change…and fearlessly creating groundbreaking initiatives and solutions!  Amongst her colleagues, Mary Pryor is known for being a trendsetting, innovative, passionate and strategic problem solver. Mary has always been ahead of the curve due … More Icons, Rock Stars, & Innovators: Mary Pryor

Icons, RockStars, & Innovators: Carol H. Williams

What makes you an Icon? Your authentic and influential leadership style that has contributed to your trailblazing career success. You have broken barriers, overcome adversity, and as a result, are a role model to many. Carol H. Williams – Owner, President, CEO & Chief Creative Officer Carol H. Williams founded Carol H. Williams Advertising (CHWA) … More Icons, RockStars, & Innovators: Carol H. Williams

Icons, Rock Stars, & Innovators: LaToya Shambo

What makes you an Innovator? You’re not the problem, you’re the solution! You are traveling the roads not taken…being a pioneer of change…and fearlessly creating groundbreaking initiatives and solutions! The visionary behind her brand, Black Girl Digital and new platform, iLINKR, LaToya Shambo is on a mission to be a solution to equity wage disparities … More Icons, Rock Stars, & Innovators: LaToya Shambo

Icons, Rock Stars, & Innovators: Larry Yarrell

What makes you an Innovator? You’re not the problem, you’re the solution! You are traveling the roads not taken…being a pioneer of change…and fearlessly creating groundbreaking initiatives and solutions! Larry Yarrell, II – Social Entrepreneur, CoFounder of Marcus Graham Project & Co-CEO of Locomotus    “Every day I wake up, look myself in the mirror and ask … More Icons, Rock Stars, & Innovators: Larry Yarrell

Icons, RockStars, & Innovators: Deidre Smalls-Landau

What makes you an Icon? Your authentic and influential leadership style that has contributed to your trailblazing career success. You have broken barriers, overcome adversity, and as a result, are a role model to many. Dynamic, empowered and entrepreneurial, Deidre Smalls-Landau is an award-winning advertising executive who has been at the forefront of the industry … More Icons, RockStars, & Innovators: Deidre Smalls-Landau

Icons, Rock Stars, & Innovators: Melvin Wilson

What makes you an Innovator? You’re not the problem, you’re the solution! You are traveling the roads not taken…being a pioneer of change…and fearlessly creating groundbreaking initiatives and solutions! Melvin Wilson – Founder: For over 20 years Melvin has had a knack for using marketing and technology in concert and has been doing so in … More Icons, Rock Stars, & Innovators: Melvin Wilson

Icons, RockStars, & Innovators: Jess McGlory

What makes you a Rock Star? You’re gaining momentum in your field and you’re on fire! Your hard work stands above the crowd and shines bright. By being engaged and curious, you are a producer of excellence. Jessica McGlory has emerged as the go-to DTC leader across growth, strategy, and innovation.  Currently, Jessica is Head … More Icons, RockStars, & Innovators: Jess McGlory