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Liz Castells, President & CEO, Castells & Asociados

Liz Castells-Heard is President/CEO of Castells & Asociados, a top Hispanic marketing agency with clients such as McDonald’s, Safeway, and Toyota. Liz is an industry force with a Stanford MBA, finance and psychology training, 30 years General market, Client and Hispanic experience including DDB NY, Campbell’s, Oriflame, Conill/Saatchi. Her strategic acumen, brains, ‘tell it like it is’ magnetic style and values make her a thought leader. Founded in 1998, Liz envisioned a different kind of Hispanic agency – one that made business results the priority and strategy the roadmap to creative solutions, with full immersion in a client’s business A to Z – a place run with energy, heart and candor; free of egos, BS or layers; with a sharp interdisciplinary team where creatives, suits and media alike are strategists, ideation is combustible and the outcome has no limits.... View Profile

Ron Campbell, President and Chief Strategist, Campbell-Communications

Ron Campbell is the president and chief strategist for Campbell-Communications. Campbell-Communications is an expert research and consulting company, as well as, a leader in strategy development for multicultural markets. ... View Profile

Eglon E. Simons, President and CEO, National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC)

As President and CEO Eglon E. Simons leads the association, working closely with its 16 chapters, he collaborates with NAMIC’s board, staff, chapter leadership and industry partners. A strong and progressive leader, Simons’ career in media and communications has spanned more than 30 years. Upon earning an MBA from Harvard Business School, Simons joined the staff at CBS New York. After holding several managerial positions, Simons concluded his 13-year run with the network as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the CBS Television Stations Division. In 1990, Simons embarked on a 21-year run with Cablevision Systems Corporation as Director of New York Sales for its Cable Networks unit. Simons began serving as Vice President and General Manager of New York Interconnect in 1992 and subsequently, was promoted in 1995, to Senior Vice President and General Manager. Simons was named Executive Vice President of Cablevision’s Rainbow Advertising Sales Company in 2002, a senior management role he fulfilled until his retirement from Cablevision Systems Corporation in 2011.... View Profile

Karen Sinisi, Director, Sales and Marketing, Ethnic Technologies

Karen Sinisi has extensive knowledge and experience in Multicultural Marketing as well as broad-based Direct Marketing. She has worked with clients at Ethnic Technologies for ten years, helping them to reach critical multicultural markets. She has also been instrumental in developing “cultural competence” strategies for those same clients.... View Profile

Lisa Skriloff, President, Multicultural Marketing Resources, Inc.

Lisa Skriloff is the founder and president of Multicultural Marketing Resources, Inc. (MMR), established in 1994, a public relations and marketing firm representing the leading experts in marketing to Hispanics, Asian Americans, African Americans, women business owners and other ethnic and lifestyle groups. Her company publishes Multicultural Marketing News; a multicultural e-newsletter; an annual directory, The Source Book of Multicultural Experts and Multicultural Travel News. The Multicultural Marketing Resources Library, located in MMR’s offices, serves as a resource center for professionals in the industry.... View Profile

Steven Millerman , President, EMCAY

Emcay was founded by Steve Millerman, who was the 2014 PM360 marketer of the year, among clients and agencies, as the year’s game-changing player in pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device marketing. ... View Profile

Towan Isom , President and CEO , Isom Global Strategies

Towan Isom is the President and CEO of Isom Global Strategies (IGS), a strategic communications firm in Washington, DC. With 20 employees, Towan started IGS in her basement and has grown the company to a 4million small business in 4 years. ... View Profile