Diet Madison Avenue is an Instagram handle that's holding the advertising industry accountable like never before when it comes to sexual harassment and discrimination. We're shouting them out this week.
Progressive conversations about otherness--race, gender, ableism -- can be hella uncomfortable. Torsten Gross, the Executive Planning Director at J Walter Thompson, joins us to talk about making these conversations the norm.
The Mixed Company Crew went to and hosted events during Advertising Week. From diversity panels like, past guest's God-is Rivera's event 'Woke, Lit & Ready' A Black Twitter Salute, to MAFA NY's Next Level Workshop, we're giving recaps.
Creative Director and Entrepreneur Mariam Guessous dropped the mic on the Ad industry when she wrote her op-ed 'I Cannes-NOT do it anymore'. She joins us this week for an in-depth conversation about her reasons for leaving her agency and the event that sparked her fire to create her own path.
To win in competitive industries, you need to be a hustler. And hustlers don't take Summers off. Gina Soloperto, Founder of Glue NY, joined us to give some tips for making Summers hotbeds for greatness.
God-is Rivera is an Associate Director of Social Media Strategy, who created the in-depth analysis on the cultural phenom known as Black Twitter that was showcased by the 4A's. She joins us this week to share some insights from her presentation, ‘Woke, Lit & Ready: A Guide to Understanding Black Twitter’.
There are thin lines between celebration, exploitation, and appropriation in marketing. When campaigns are done right, social media will go hard for brands, but when done wrong, wigs will be pushed back. So, how can brands avoid digging their own graves? Aminata Sow of 'Wake Up Black Wall Street' joins us to discuss.