June 25, 2017 5:01 AM ET


Company Overview of The Advertising Council, Inc.

Company Overview

The Advertising Council, Inc. produces, distributes, and promotes public service campaigns on behalf of non-profit organizations and government agencies. It addresses various issues, such as improving the quality of life for children, preventive health, education, community well-being, environmental preservation, and strengthening families. The company was founded in 1942 and is based in New York, New York.

815 Second Avenue

9th floor

New York, NY 10017

United States

Founded in 1942





Key Executives for The Advertising Council, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Senior Vice President and Director of Human Resources
Senior Vice President of Interactive Services
Executive Vice President and Director of Client Services
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

The Advertising Council, Inc. Key Developments

Ad Council Appoints Soledad O'Brien as Co-Chair of the Advisory Committee on Public Issues

Ad Council announced that Soledad O'Brien, CEO of Starfish Media Group has joined Christopher Gebhardt, CEO of Stir Strategy and Story, as Co-Chair of the Ad Council's Advisory Committee on Public Issues. The Committee is the incubator for Ad Council campaigns where timely issues facing the country are discussed and new campaigns are proposed.

Ad Council Announces Executive Appointments

Ad Council appointed Elizabeth Weil, Managing Partner, 137 Ventures, Ed Erhardt, President, Global Sales and Marketing, ESPN, Tim Castelli, President, National Sales/Marketing and Partnerships, iHeartMedia, Tamara Ingram, Chief Executive Officer, J. Walter Thompson, Ty Shay, Chief Marketing Officer, LifeLock, Scott L. Kauffman, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, MDC Partners, Steven Wolfe Pereira, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Neustar, Seth Rogin, President and Chief Executive Officer, Nucleus Marketing Solutions, Cory Treffiletti, Vice President, Marketing and Partner Solutions, Oracle, Jon Kaplan, Head of Global Sales, Pinterest, Konrad Feldman, Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder, Quantcast and Diego Scotti, Chief Marketing Officer, Verizo.

Ad Council Announces Executive Changes

Ad Council announced that Margo Georgiadis has been named Chair of its Board of Directors. She succeeds David Christopher, CMO, AT&T Mobility. In her new role, Georgiadis will also chair the Ad Council's 2016 Annual Public Service Award Dinner. Prior to Google, she was Chief Operating Officer of Groupon, Inc., Executive Vice President of Card Products and Chief Marketing Officer of Discover Financial Services, and a Partner at McKinsey and Company. In addition to her role on the Ad Council, she serves on the Board of Directors of McDonald's Corporation, Amyris, Inc., and MAKERS.

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