We look forward to seeing you, Monday,
September 25, 2017.


Brandon Gutman

Brand Innovators LLC


Marc Sternberg

Brand Innovators LLC


Sponsors 2-15-13

Marquee Sponsors

AOL Inc. is a brand company, committed to continuously innovating, growing, and investing in brands and experiences that inform, entertain, and connect the world. The home of a world-class collection of premium brands, AOL creates original contentthat engages audiences on a local and global scale. We help marketers connect with these audiences through effective and engaging digital advertising solutions.

L’Oréal, the world’s leading beauty company, has catered to all forms of beauty in the world for over 100 years and has built an unrivalled portfolio of 27 international, diverse and complementary brands. With sales amounting to 20.3 billion euros in 2011, L’Oréal employs 68,900 people worldwide. Regarding sustainable development, Corporate Knights, a Global Responsible Investment Network, has selected L’Oréal for its 2012 ranking of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World. L’Oréal has received this distinction for the 5th consecutive year.

SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS is the premium brand for the finest crystal elements manufactured by Swarovski. The designers’ choice since the founding of the company in 1895, SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS provides global brands and designers from the fashion, jewelry, accessories, interior design and lighting industries with the latest on-trend innovations. Available in a myriad of colors, effects, shapes and sizes, SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS offer designers a fabulous palette of inspiration. Born out of passion for detail and high-precision cutting, they impart refined glamour to everything they embellish.

Title Sponsors

Media6Degrees (m6d) is a marketer’s dream. Its industry-best marketing technology platform revolutionizes the way brands think about their audiences and powerfully enhances their ability to find new customers. By capturing a unique brand signal from existing customers, and scoring prospects based on their digital journeys through millions of websites, m6d offers a real-time advertising solution called ProspectRank™ that delivers relevant audiences to marketers. Recently recognized as Crain’s 23rd Best Place to Work in New York, m6d has offices throughout the U.S. and in the UK.

MediaMath empowers the online marketing professional with technology and services that enable advertisers and their agencies to make efficient, effective and profitable marketing decisions across display, social, video and mobile formats. Our math-driven TerminalOne platform bring together digital media and data into a powerful and flexible solution that simplifies planning, execution, optimization and analysis of both direct response and branding campaigns. MediaMath has delivered results for customers that include every major international ad agency and holding company as well as top 5 retail, financial services, CPG, auto and travel advertisers. MediaMath is a privately held company headquartered in New York.

Outbrain helps people discover the most interesting, relevant and trusted content wherever they are by powering personalized recommendations across a network of premium publishers, including CNN, The Wall Street Journal, Hearst, Rolling Stone, US Weekly and Fast Company. Through Outbrain’s all-in-one content discovery solution, publishers, brands and marketers are able to amplify their audience engagement by driving traffic to their content – on their site and around the web. Outbrain is currently installed on more than 100,000 sites, reaching over 180 monthly unique visitors in the US, and generates more than 7 billion page views per month. Founded in 2006, the company is headquartered in New York, with 15 offices globally, including the U.S., U.K., Israel, Singapore and Australia.

Premiere Sponsors

bluekai_BLOGBlueKai is the world’s first complete enterprise data activation system for intelligent marketing. BlueKai offers a solution for managing and activating 1st and 3rd party data for use in cross-channel marketing and customer interactions. BlueKai represents the only end-to-end SaaS solution to maximize their cross-channel efforts and create a proprietary solution for unlocking reach, scale and efficiency in their data. BlueKai is currently trusted by 12 Fortune 30 corporations, among hundreds of other brands, to activate their data. BlueKai is a privately-held corporation and was the recipient of the OnMedia B2B Company Of The Year in 2011.

coatchexCoatChex, a subsidiary of Bailment Labs, Inc., has created an alternative to ticketed check-in stations. CoatChex’s Ticketless Technology is revolutionizing a decades-old industry by pairing customers’ personal data – such as name, phone number, and email address – to a picture of their belonging, giving attendants the ability to visually verify that they are returning each item to the correct owner. Not only does this innovative platform provide a secure, premium service with ease, but it also allows brands to seamlessly engage with customers through previously unavailable channels.

The world’s most admired brands turn to Communispace, the leader in generating actionable insights via private online customer communities. Founded in 1999, the company has created nearly 600 customer communities for over 100 industry leaders. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, the company has offices in Atlanta, Chicago, London, New York, San Francisco, Shanghai, and Sydney. Communispace is a part of Diversified Agency Services, a division of Omnicom Group Inc.

The premier mobile publisher platform, Kargo delivers innovative advertising experiences and integrated marketing opportunities across Kargo’s proprietary network of major media mobile web sites, native applications and messaging campaigns. Kargo leverages its relationships with carriers, App storefronts and handset manufacturers to accelerate the overall growth and monetization of its audience across its major media brand properties. In addition to being an OnMobile Top 100 winner for two consecutive years, Kargo is the recipient of multiple industry awards including the 2010 Mobi and DPAC awards for Best Mobile Website, the 2010 DPAC award for Best iPhone Application and the 2011 OMMA award for Best Mobile Marketing Campaign.

rakuten_linkshareRakuten LinkShare provides online retailers and other businesses with expert online marketing services and solutions. Rakuten LinkShare’s affiliate marketing network, search marketing services, lead generation campaigns and retargeting and display solutions can acquire new customers, increase revenue and drive overall results while achieving target return on ad spend. Rakuten LinkShare clients are Fortune 500 and other prominent companies doing business online, including J.C. Penney, 1-800-Flowers.com, American Express and Avon Products. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in New York City, with offices in San Francisco, Chicago, Tampa, London, Tokyo and Sydney. For more information, please visit: www.linkshare.com.

sprinklrSprinklr was founded in 2009 on the core idea that it is not only possible for large enterprises to successfully adapt to the realities of a world dominated by mobile, social, and network-empowered customers, but to also thrive in it. We want the world’s largest enterprises to have the flexibility to engage with all of their customers at whatever scale they need and do so with the confidence that they will never have to compromise on the vision or value of their brand. We know that every single interaction is a moment of truth in establishing the brand, no matter where that interaction happens. That is why our all-encompassing purpose is to create the world’s best Social Media Management System (SMMS) for large enterprises.

Tongal is an open innovation platform that produces and distributes social video content. Tongal’s proprietary process combines a distributed workforce model with game mechanics which allows brands to pull in ideas from anyone, anywhere and collaboratively produce targeted, on equity content, every time. The company was selected by PepsiCo as one of the 10 most innovative startups in the country, has been written up by McKinsey, Business Week, Fortune, Mashable, Wired, Ad Week, Rolling Stone and clients have ranged from McDonalds, P&G, Colgate Palmolive, Lego, Coca-Cola, NASA, Nestle, Capitol Records, Universal Studios to Kiva and Feeding America.