On July 18, Ad Age and Meta convened on the 47th floor of Meta’s brand-new New York headquarters at 50 Hudson Yards in Manhattan to welcome members of the 2023 edition of The List. The select group of marketing, advertising and media leaders also joined virtually from points around the globe, including Sweden, Israel and India.
Dan Peres, president and editor-in-chief of Ad Age; Julie Hogan, VP of global experiential and industry marketing at Meta; and John Dioso, editor of Ad Age Studio 30, welcomed the incoming class, which includes:
Ellie Bamford, chief strategy officer, Wunderman Thompson; Apoorva Bapna, chief culture officer, WPP India; Jenna Berg, VP, brand marketing, Motel 6; Åsa Borg, chief marketing officer, Polestar; Obele Brown-West, president, Tracer; Megan Cameron, senior VP and retail media practice lead, Merkle; Judith Carr-Rodriguez, CEO and partner, Fig; Yael Cesarkas, senior VP and executive strategy director, R/GA; Heidi Cooley, senior VP and CMO, Crocs; Amani Duncan, board member, Fender, and former CEO, BBH USA; Asmirh Davis, founding partner and chief strategy officer, Majority; W. Joe Demiero, U.S. CEO, UM Worldwide; Tiffany Edwards, global head of diversity and inclusion, Droga5; Fri Forjindam, co-owner and chief development officer, Mycotoo; Melissa Grady Dias, CMO, Cadillac; Caroline Gregory, global brand director, Axe/Lynx, Unilever; Ann Hand, chairman and CEO, Super League Gaming; Tyler Harris, managing director, Mischief @ No Fixed Address; Pip Hulbert, CEO, Wunderman Thompson.
Also, Willie Jackson, executive VP and director, Starcom; Samantha Jacobson, chief strategy officer, The Trade Desk; Tiana James, director, PR and partnerships, Victoria’s Secret & Co.; Sarah Kramer, CEO, Spark Foundry; Laurie Malaga, executive VP and head of integrated production,The Community; Alycia Mason, Denver field VP, McDonald’s; Kerry McKibbin, president and partner, Mischief @No Fixed Address; Vivian Odior, global head of marketing, WhatsApp; Priyanka Rathore, senior manager, marketing strategy, The Walt Disney Company; Jenn Renoe, director, partner direct, Publicis Health Media; Michael Roca, executive director, Elevate, Omnicom Media Group; Gianmaria Schonlieb, senior creative director, Lyft; Jade Smith, community manager, Wieden+Kennedy’s Bodeg; Matt Withington, senior director of marketing, Boston Beer.