Brand Innovators LLC
Brand Innovators LLC
As Co-Founder of the Brand Innovators Summit, Brandon Gutman 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 him @BrandonGutman
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.
Skylar Diggins-Smith is a force both on and off the court. A five-time USA Basketball gold medalist, two (3) time WNBA All Star starter, 2014 WNBA Most Improved Player, 2015 ESPY Winner and a four-time college All-American, Diggins-Smith shines as a starting guard for the Dallas Wings. Diggins-Smith, who earned her bachelor’s degree in management-entrepreneurship from Notre Dame, is not only a dedicated and persistent athlete, but also a role model and source of inspiration for other young women and girls. She has sat on the GenYouth Board of Directors and recognizes outstanding teens through her Skylar¹s Scholars program. As a fan favorite, leader on the court, fitness guru and growing fashion icon, she proves it’s possible to be a strong woman in the spotlight.