The 4A's Presents Fifth Annual Face of Talent Celebration Event

Multicultural Students Connect with Advertising Agency Leaders to Celebrate Diverse Talent within Ad Industry

Aug 11, 2015, 10:50 ET from 4A's

NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

What:

The 4A's will host its fifth annual The Face of Talent event – the industry's premier event to showcase and engage top diverse talent. This symposium unites the 4A's Multicultural Advertising Intern Program (MAIP) fellows and industry professionals through an interactive forum, leadership luncheon, career fair and evening reception.

 

The 4A's Multicultural Advertising Intern Program (MAIP) connects aspiring, diverse, entry-level advertising professionals with leading advertising agencies across the country. Since its inception in 1973, more than 2,700 multicultural students have received unique, paid, full-time summer internships at participating agencies.



Date:

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015



Time:

Career Fair:       9:30-11:00 a.m.
Luncheon:         11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. 
Reception:         7:00-9:00 p.m.



Location:

583 Park Avenue (between 63 and 64 Streets)

New York, NY 10065



Speakers and

Presenters:           

- Bill Koenigsberg, president, CEO and founder, Horizon Media

- Nancy Hill, president and CEO, 4A's

- Angelique Piwinski, national chair, IPGLBT, the Interpublic Group of Companies

- Tony Weisman, CEO, DigitasLBi, North America

- Pam Fujimoto, executive creative director, WONGDOODY

- Singleton Beato, EVP, diversity & inclusion, strategy and talent development, 4A's

- Ronnie Dickerson, vice president, media director and national diversity and inclusion lead, DigitasLBi

- Carl Desir, vice president, talent initiatives, 4A's

Additional

Details:

For further details and full panel information, please visit http://thefaceoftalent.aaaa.org/

About The Face of Talent

The Face of Talent was established in 2011 as a catalyst for agency leaders and their clients to demonstrate their commitment to two of the most important issues facing our industry—talent and diversity. The multiday symposium, including the Diversity Leadership Luncheon, attracts more than 500 advertising and marketing executives. Each summer this series of events is designed to celebrate and showcase over 100 talented multicultural college seniors and graduates that comprise the 4A's Multicultural Advertising Intern Program (MAIP). The Face of Talent has also served as a community-building platform that inspires and helps the industry reconnect with more than 2,700 MAIP alumni, who are leading and influencing change across industries. 

About the 4A's

The 4A's is the catalyst for bringing together the right people in the right place at the right time to address the advertising industry's most critical business issues. We provide leadership, advocacy, guidance and community to our members and the industry at large, with proprietary access to the people, information and tools needed to make smarter management decisions. Our mission is to help agencies become more successful. www.aaaa.org.

Contact:      
Samantha Wolf
Havas PR
Tel. 646-515-3574
Samantha.Wolf@havasww.com

 

 

 

 

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