Brand Innovators LLC
Brand Innovators LLC
As Co-Founder of the Brand Innovators, Brandon is responsible for developing premium content which means tapping marketers from the world’s most successful brands to share how they’re utilizing emerging technology and new media vehicles to build their brands and drive meaningful ROI. A prolific, highly respected writer, Brandon is an expert blogger at Forbes where his weekly contributions are featured on Forbes’ CMO Network, Leadership and Technology sections. Prior to launching Brand Innovators, Brandon held marketing and business development positions in the executive search sector where he forged relationships with some of the most influential brand marketers, technology developers and venture capitalists in our industry. Follow Brandon on Twitter.
Marc Sternberg is CEO of Rising Tide Media, a leading producer of conferences for the advertising and emerging technology industries. Marc was president and COO of AlwaysOn, from 2007-2011, where he produced over 20 successful conferences in the digital media, clean technology and cloud computing sectors. Marc was the vice president of advertising sales for The Hollywood Reporter, from 1989-2007. Marc has served on the boards of numerous charitable and non-profit organizations, including Make-A-Wish Foundation of Los Angeles and the Anti-Defamation League/LA.
Ivonne has masterminded the wildly successful Avocados From Mexico’s digital campaigns, which have won countless accolades for creativity and performance, including ranking as the top #1 and top #2 Super Bowl digital campaign for four consecutive years.
In 2017, she was the recipient of the Shining Star Award 2017: “20 Women to Watch in Dallas Advertising”. This award given by the Dallas chapter of the American Advertising Federation recognizes women in the Dallas advertising industry who are breaking glass ceilings.
In 2018, she became one of the five honorees for the She Runs It Changing the Game Awards, Brainwave category. This prestigious organization honors the women in the industry who are true catalysts within today’s groundbreaking brands and organizations. The visionaries, inventors and game changers that are making bold moves and reinventing the rules of marketing, transforming brands, remaking organizations and developing new approaches to business.
Randall Hall has over 9 years of experience developing digital strategies for att.com, one of the highest trafficked sites in the world with over 3 billion visitors each year. During this time, he has lead site-wide strategies to drive sales of U-verse TV & Internet, DirecTV and Wireless. His approach over the course of his career has been to challenge the status quo and drive significant change through simplification, personalization and focusing on a world-class customer experience. He is also an active member of the Marketing Advisory Board at Texas Christian University, providing real-world insight and direction on curriculum development as well as guest lecturing over the last seven years. He has worked with Protect TX Fragile Kids since its inception two years ago, a non-profit group that advocates for the health, safety and welfare of Texas’ weakest and most vulnerable children. In the past, he served as a mentor through Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Texas. He holds a BBS from TCU and an MBA from Texas A&M University.