Jessica focuses on reputation management, including external communications and brand public relations, environmental sustainability and social responsibility, media, government and regulatory affairs, crisis management, cause-marketing and corporate philanthropy, and community relations. 

Jessica Adelman

Group Vice President of Corporate Affairs, The Kroger Co.

Shortly after starting at Formula PR in 2005, Adrienne Cadena helped to launch the agency’s brand activation arm, Formula Street.

Adrienne Cadena

Senior Vice President, Havas Street

Cathy Calhoun is the Chief Client Officer for Weber Shandwick, one of the world’s leading and most innovative public relations agencies and the only PR firm to be named to the Ad Age “A” List - twice.

Cathy Calhoun

Chief Client Officer, Weber Shandwick

Janet Clayton is senior vice president of corporate communications for Edison International and Southern California Edison. She leads internal and external communications, corporate and brand positioning, and philanthropic programs. She oversees a budget of more than $30 million and is a member of the Edison Managing Committee.

Janet Clayton

Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications Edison International and Southern California Edison

Alex Cohen is one of the most tactical and persistent professionals working in B2B public relations today. 

Alex Cohen

Director of Corporate Marketing, Apttus

Matt Davis is the president of Dow North America and senior vice president of Global Public Affairs and Government Affairs for The Dow Chemical Company. In his role, he is responsible for building strategic partnerships with stakeholders to advance Dow’s North America growth agenda and reputation.

R. Matt Davis

President, Dow North America, Senior Vice President, Global Public Affairs and Government Affairs, The Dow Chemical Company

Corey duBrowa is EVP and Chief Communications Officer of Salesforce. In this role, duBrowa serves as senior communications counsel to the Salesforce executive team and leads the strategy and management of the company’s communications activities.

Corey duBrowa

Vice President, Global Communications and Public Affairs, Google

Bob Feldman is a partner and co-founder of PulsePoint Group, a management and digital consulting firm with offices in Los Angeles and Austin.  

Bob Feldman

Partner, Co-Founder, PulsePoint Group

Matt Furman is the chief communications and public affairs officer for Best Buy Co. Inc, the world’s largest consumer electronics retailer. 

Matt Furman

Chief Communications and Public Affairs Officer, Best Buy Co. Inc

Robert Gibbs draws on his background as a leading communications and policy strategist to deliver clear and compelling messages about McDonald’s.

Robert Gibbs

Chief Communications Officer, Executive Vice President, Corporate Relations, McDonald's

With more than 20 years of PR experience in consumer brands, Cynthia Gordon joined Nintendo of America in March 2011 as vice president of Corporate Affairs.

Cynthia Gordon

Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Nintendo of America Inc.

Simon Halls is a founder and a partner at SLATE PR, the entertainment industry’s leading PR agency. 

Simon Halls

Founder, Partner, SLATE PR

Matthew Harrington leads global operations for Edelman, a leading global communications marketing firm that partners with many of the world’s largest and emerging businesses and organizations, helping them evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations.

Matthew Harrington

Global Chief Operating Officer, Edelman

Bill  Imada  is  founder,  chairman  and  chief  connectivity  officer  of  IW  Group,  a  minority-­‐ owned  and  operated  advertising,  marketing  and  communications  agency  focusing  on   the  growing  multicultural  markets. 

Bill Imada

Founder, Chairman and Chief Connectivity Officer, IW Group Inc.

As senior vice president of worldwide corporate communications for Herbalife Nutrition, Megan Jordan has responsibility for defining, managing and executing the company’s communications strategy worldwide. Jordan also oversees the company’s advertising and websites. Herbalife Nutrition products are sold in over 90 countries through a network of independent distributors.

Megan Jordan

Senior Vice President, Global Corporate Communications, Herbalife Nutrition

Torod is chief communications officer for Lenovo, the world’s largest PC and tablet manufacturer and, with its ownership of Motorola, one of the world’s most iconic smartphone brands.

Torod Neptune

Worldwide Vice President & Chief Communications Officer, Lenovo

For more than two decades, Jim has worked at the intersection of communications and innovation for some of the world's most forward-thinking and respected companies.

James T. Olson

President, Hangar 6 Strategic Storytelling

A 29-year company veteran, Glenn is the President of Publicis Groupe’s flagship strategic communications and engagement consultancy, MSLGROUP in Asia. 

Glenn Osaki

President, APAC, MSL

Ron Reese joined global integrated resort developer Las Vegas Sands Corp. in 2003 and has led a variety of communications and corporate affairs programs at the Fortune 500 company.

Ron Reese

SVP, Global Communications and Corporate Affairs, Las Vegas Sands Corp.

Heather Rim is Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing and Communications Officer for AECOM (NYSE: ACM), a $19-billion, fully integrated infrastructure and support services firm with the ability to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets globally.

Heather Rim

SVP, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, AECOM

Stuart Smith is Global CEO of Public Relations at Ogilvy.  He is well known for his views on the future of PR. At Ogilvy he has focused on re-inventing the role of PR in one of the world’s most creative and integrated marketing services agencies at a time when the boundaries between traditional disciplines are blurring.

Stuart Smith

Global CEO, Ogilvy Public Relations

Don Spetner is a Senior Corporate Advisor for Weber Shandwick Worldwide, offering counsel and expertise on the role, structure and efficacy of the communications function. 

Don Spetner

Senior Corporate Advisor, Weber Shandwick Worldwide

Tyler has spent his career exploring ways to use digital media technologies (like YouTube and social platforms) to connect artists and storytellers with audiences across the globe.

Tyler C. Stevens

Creative Director, Shareability

Michael is the senior group manager of corporate and marketing PR at Hyundai Motor America and is responsible for corporate and marketing communications.

Michael Stewart

Senior Group Manager, Corporate and Marketing Public Relations Hyundai Motor America

Kirk Stewart is the founder and CEO of KTStewart, a firm focused on enhancing value for 21st century organizations through integrated corporate communications campaigns.

Kirk Stewart

Founder and CEO, KTStewart

Julie Sugishita serves as Corporate Communications Manager at Oracle, one of the world’s largest enterprise technology companies with over 420,000 customers across 145 countries. 

Julie Sugishita

Corporate Communications Manager, Oracle

As Wells Fargo’s head of Corporate Communications, Oscar Suris is the public relations counsel to Wells Fargo management and the company’s 80+ businesses.

Oscar Suris

EVP, Corporate Communications, Wells Fargo

As eBay’s Chief Communications Officer, Dan is responsible for managing, protecting and strengthening the Company’s brand and reputation among key stakeholders.

Daniel Tarman

Senior Vice President, Chief Communications Officer, eBay Inc.

David Tovar is senior vice president of corporate communications for Sprint. In this role, he oversees executive and employee communications, corporate reputation-building efforts, issues management, marketing public relations and social media communications.

David Tovar

Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications, Sprint

As Executive Vice President, Global Communications and Customer Satisfaction, Toys“R”Us, Inc., Amy von Walter serves as a member of the company’s Global Leadership Team. 

Amy von Walter

Executive Vice President, Global Communications and Customer Satisfaction, Toys“R”Us, Inc.

Tony Weisman is the U.S. Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) for Dunkin’ Donuts. Tony, formerly the North American CEO of DigitasLBi, a global digital agency network, will report directly to David Hoffmann, President, Dunkin’ Donuts U.S., and will serve on the Dunkin’ Brands Leadership Team.

Tony Weisman

U.S. Chief Marketing Officer, Dunkin’ Donuts

Ms. Julia A. Wilson is the chief executive officer and founder of Wilson Global Communications LLC, an international strategic public relations and marketing communications firm headquartered in Washington, D.C. 

Julia Wilson

Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Wilson Global Communications LLC

Deanne’s 25-year agency career has been focused on enhancing brand relevance, engaging consumers and driving cultural conversation. 

Deanne Yamamoto

Managing Director, Golin Los Angeles

Blythe has 20 years of strategic communications experience at leading tech companies like LinkedIn, Intuit, and Sun Microsystems.

Blythe Morris Yee

Head of Internal Communications at LinkedIn

To her clients and colleagues, Melissa Waggener Zorkin is renowned for her belief in purpose, potential and possibility. 

Melissa Waggener Zorkin

CEO, WE Communications