Ad Age Digital Conference and CMO Strategy Summit to Feature All-Star Lineup of Keynotes in San Francisco October 15-16

 Ad Age Digital Conference and CMO Strategy Summit to Feature All-Star Lineup
                  of Keynotes in San Francisco October 15-16

Elite Group of Speakers Include Executives from Twitter, Whisper, Visa,
Google, Among Others

PR Newswire

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 14, 2013

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, Advertising Age will
bring together marketers, agencies, media and technology partners at two
industry events: the 2013 Ad Age Digital SF Conference and the 2013 Ad Age CMO
Strategy Summit. Over two days, attendees will learn from both big brands and
start-ups about interactions with new digital tools that push the envelope in
advertising.

On October 15 at the Ritz Carlton in San Francisco, Ad Age Digital SF
Conference will play host to some of the most exciting conversations swirling
in the Valley right now. On October 16 at the InterContinental San Francisco,
Ad Age will host the CMO Strategy Summit, bringing together engaging marketers
to discuss the challenges of the industry, as well as celebrate successes. In
addition to big brands in media—including Samsung, Google and Anheuser
Busch—Ad Age will deliver the most exciting start-ups in emerging media and
technology, entrepreneurs that are building new consumer marketplaces, bold
applications of predictive analytics, and the next generation of mobile
payments and services.

A select list of speakers at Ad Age Digital SF include: 

  oKevin Burke, CMO, Visa
  oLucas Herscovici, VP Digital Marketing-North America, Anheuser Busch
  oMichael Heyward, CEO & Co-Founder, Whisper
  oJeremy Liew, Partner, Lightspeed Venture Partners
  oMegan Quinn, Partner, KPCB
  oJason Spero, Director of Global Performance Solutions, Google
  oPeter Vesterbacka, CMO, Rovio
  oKevin Weil, VP-Product for Revenue, Twitter

Speakers at the 2013 CMO Strategy Summit include, but are not limited to:

  oAmbassador Ido Aharoni, Consul General of Israel in New York
  oFrances Allen, EVP-CMO, Denny's
  oMatt Farrell, CMO, USA Swimming
  oSally Grimes, Chief Innovation Officer, Hillshire Brands
  oNaomi Hirabayashi, CMO, Dosomething.org
  oAlfredo Martel, SVP-Marketing & Product Management, Caribou Coffee

Key topics that will be discussed include millennial use of social networks,
the connected home and the evolution of commerce with mobile behavior, among
others.

Co-presenting sponsors include distillery, Mixpo, Pandora, RetailMeNot and
Yext with additional support from AT&T AdWorks, Bloomberg, Epsilon, Kantar
Media, Quantcast, Topsy and WP Engine. Social Engagement Sponsor is Telescope.

About Advertising Age
Advertising Age is the leading global source of news, intelligence and
conversation for the marketing and media community. Ongoing coverage of
strategic topics like CMO Strategies and data-driven marketing is complemented
by breaking news on digital, social media, and more. The 83-year-old media
group produces more than 15 original rankings each year, including the 100
Leading National Advertisers and 100 Leading Media Companies lists, the
Digital A-List, and the annual Agency Report.

SOURCE Advertising Age

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