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

Icons, RockStars, & Innovators: Marc 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. Marc is a long-time veteran of the advertising and digital marketing industry, currently a digital creative consultant with Prudential Financial … More Icons, RockStars, & Innovators: Marc Williams

Icons, Rock Stars, & Innovators: Keesha Jean-Baptiste

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! Keesha Jean-Baptiste is senior vice president, chief talent officer for Hearst Magazines, overseeing the division’s people and culture, including talent, engagement, leadership and employee experience.  Before … More Icons, Rock Stars, & Innovators: Keesha Jean-Baptiste

Icons, RockStars, & Innovators: Ezinne Okoro

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. Ezinne (Kwubiri) Okoro joined Wunderman Thompson in October 2020 as the agency’s first Global Chief Inclusion, Equity and Diversity Officer … More Icons, RockStars, & Innovators: Ezinne Okoro

Icons, Rock Stars, & Innovators: Lincoln Stephens

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! Lincoln Stephens is a former Advertising Account Management Executive (TracyLocke, Martin Retail, Carol H Williams Advertising, TPN, and Moroch) turned education advocate and social entrepreneur. In … More Icons, Rock Stars, & Innovators: Lincoln Stephens