The 4A's Embrace Diversity in Advertising

Embracing Diversity in Advertising
Date: April 19, 2011
Event start time: 6:30 PM
Location: Howard University, Blackburn Center

Embracing Diversity in Advertising
Date:  April 19, 2011
Where:  Howard University, Blackburn Center, 2397 6th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20059
Time: 6:30 – 8:30  (Film and Panel held in the Forum with a dessert reception immediately following in the Gallery Lounge)
Phone: 202-806-4037
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We will be showcasing the documentary: POP The Pursuit of Passion: Diversity in Advertising.  After the film, a panel of Advertising professionals will speak of their experiences in the Advertising and Marketing field.  The moderator, Singleton Beato, will lead them with the following questions:
  • How did you get started in advertising?
  • Why did you want to be in advertising and why is it worth it?
  • What was your path into the advertising industry; which schools, ad agency vs. non-traditional journey?
  • When did you know you wanted to work in advertising?
  • What's the biggest hurdle to get into the industry?
  • What’s your Passion about what you do everyday?
  • What words of wisdom can you share with anyone who wants to work in this field?
Moderator:  Singleton Beato, Senior Vice President Diversity & Inclusion Strategy and Talent Development, AAAA’s
  • Rick Byko, Managing Director, VCU Brandcenter
  • Marcellies Pettiford, Associate Media Planner, SEM, LM&O Advertising
  • Kendria Perry, Account Management Supervisor, LM&O Advertising
  • Minki Kim, LM&O Lead Graphic Designer, LM&O Advertising
  • Favio Martinez, Marketing and Research Chief, Inter-American Development Bank
  • Myra Williams, Media Account Director, Arnold/MPG
  • Imani Sanders, Account Executive, Arnold Advertising (Howard University Graduate, Former MAIP Intern)
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