2017 M2W® Speaker Bios

2017 Sessions/Speakers

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M2W® 2017 Attendees will meet and learn from marketing to women leaders like those below.
The M2W® conference features content to help you gain a competitive edge for your brand. Our line-up of speakers will examine women’s behavior, what channels they use to gather information, how they make decisions, and where they buy.

Barby Sigel

Chief Executive Officer

In 2016, Barby was the recipient of the M2W® – This Woman Means Business! Award, given to a woman who is a proven leader in her category of expertise, is an innovator and a visionary, and has the track record of building successful enterprises while energizing and inspiring the people she touches in all she does.
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Sadie Thoma

Head of Creative Agency Partnerships

Sadie Thoma leads Google’s Creative Agency Partnerships in the US.
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Bianca Bolouri

Assistant Vice President, CMO Strategic Projects
L’Oreal USA

By utilizing her strong business acumen, deep industry knowledge and digital marketing expertise, together with the US CMO, Bianca is helping to drive the modernization and digitalization of L’Oréal USA.
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John Zogby

Founder and Senior Partner
John Zogby Strategies

John Zogby, founder of the “Zogby Poll” and the Zogby companies, is an internationally respected pollster, opinion leader and best-selling author.
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Tina Daniels

Director of Agency Business Development

Tina serves as Google’s Director of Agency Business Development partnering with Omnicom in the United States and the Americas.
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Eric Edge

Head of Global Marketing Communications & Industry Relations

As head of global marketing communications and industry relations, Eric drives the strategy for the Pinterest for Business brand and leads Pinterest’s presence in the marketing and advertising industry globally.
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Erinn Murphy

Managing Director & Senior Research Analyst
Piper Jaffray

Erinn covers global fashion and lifestyle brands for Piper Jaffray. She was raised in the Middle East and is passionate about international markets and has a strong affinity for languages with competencies in both French and Arabic.
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Conor Begley

Co-Founder & President
Tribe Dynamics

Conor and Jon Namnath co-founded Tribe Dynamics in April 2012, after Conor
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Frances Hesselbein

President & CEO
The Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute

One of the most highly respected experts in the field of contemporary leadership development, Frances Hesselbein is the President and CEO of The Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute.
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Barbara Singer

Founder, President and CEO
Executive Core

Barbara leads a group of 150 global professionals whose mission is to more quickly innovate professional development globally.
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Jenny Darroch, Ph.D.

Drucker School of Management, Claremont Graduate University

AUTHOR: Why Marketing to Women Doesn’t Work
Jenny is the Henry Y. Hwang Dean of the Drucker School. She has also served as a member of the Drucker School faculty since 2004 as a Professor of Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Marketing.
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Dawn Lerman, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
Fordham University

Dawn in addition to her role as Associate Dean, also serves as Executive Director of the Center for Positive Marketing and is a Professor of Marketing at Gabelli School of Business.
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Hilary Murdock

Group Planning Director

Hilary Murdock joined VML in 2014 as director, strategic planning, for the agency’s Special K and Kellogg’s Masterbrand accounts.
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Kerry Lyons

SVP, Sales & Marketing
House Party, Inc.

Kerry started her career as a traditional agency account gal managing clients including Kellogg’s, Lipton, Johnson & Johnson and British Airways before making the leap to a digital media start up, Mindset Media, in 2007.
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Donna Miller

Purse Power

Donna, founder of Purse Power and President of the Executive Resource Center, has had more than 30 years of hands-on experience as an executive in Fortune 500 companies.
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Kris Malkoski

World Kitchen, LLC

Kris Malkoski joined World Kitchen, LLC in June 2012 and is responsible for 13 brands and $1.1 billion in retail sales across the globe, 100+ retail stores, e-commerce, industrial/specialty business, and global new product development.
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Katarzyna Pawlikowska

Garden of Words

Katarzyna Pawlikowska is an expert in females’ social and consumer behaviour and marketing communication to women.
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Jessica Egerton

Director of Brand Development
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company

Jessica Egerton, Director of Brand Development at Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, is responsible for leading the brand strategy and marketing communications for Cooper® and Roadmaster brands.
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Valerie Gray

Mom Knows It All

Valerie Gray was born and raised in a suburb located on the New Jersey shore.
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Jennifer Auer

Editor & Publisher
Jersey Family Fun LLC

Jennifer Auer is a married mom of three boys, who saw a need for a resource that helps families find affordable family fun in New Jersey.
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