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Marketing leaders with partnerships at the heart of their business. Meet the people who will help you unlock the code to sponsorships that deliver real value. No other conference you could attend this year will offer the quality or quantity of partnership decision-makers and thought-leaders that IEG does.

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Keynote Speakers

Russell Simmons Rush Communications
Russell Simmons
Chairman & CEO
Sanjay Sharma All Def Digital
Sanjay Sharma
Scott O’Neil
Loren Angelo Audi of America
Loren Angelo
Vice President, Marketing
Afdhel Aziz
Brian Wong
Founder & CEO
Jim Andrews
Senior Vice President

Plus, You Will Hear From

Tim Hadzima, General Manager
Michael Nolan, Senior Marketing & Communications Leader
Holger Valtin, Global Director, FC Bayern Munich
Jon Werbeck, Vice President
Mark Brennan, Head of Digital Marketing & Innovation and Brian Keating, Group Propositions & Brands Director
Al Madrigal, Producer
Thomas Pietras, Marketing Event Manager
Curt Mosel, VP, Marketing & Corporate Partnerships
Marco Graf, Head of International Football
Mike Zavodsky, Executive Vice President, Global Partnerships
Archie Dixon, V.P., Sponsorship Sales & Strategy
Amy Potter, Team Lead, NA Brand Partnerships
Jason Huang, Marketing Ops Manager
Mike Bertolina, Head of Integrations
Dan Frystak, Senior Manager, Brand & Sponsorship
Megan Grabowski, Senior Manager, Corporate Partnerships
Allen Hermeling, Senior Director, Corporate Partnerships
Jessica Worley, Vice President, Corporate Partnerships
Keith Hester, Sports & Entertainment Partnerships
Nancy Newell, Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications
Kristi Ellefson, Marketing Communications & Public Relations Manager
Rick Penn, Director of Global Sales & Sports Partnerships
Giovanni Loria, Corporate Sponsorships
Brian Cooley, President, Sport & Entertainment
Rudolf Vidal, President, Americas
Vince Cicero, Vice President of Global Partnerships
Nicolas Chapart, Head of Digital
Scott Mitchell, CEO
Keisha Kelly Thompson, Director, Sponsorship Programs
Karen Cage, Global Sponsorships
Jim Rushton, Global Leader/Partner, Sports & Entertainment Practice
Tjitske Benedictus, Head of Sponsoring, Events & Activation
Tara Carson, Manager, Regional Marketing & Consumer Promotions
Seth Fishbein, Director, Sponsorship Marketing
Dennis Duquette, VP, Head of Community Responsibility
Rob Bloom, Group Head of Digital & Social Media
Marques Jackson, Brand Manager, Sports & Entertainment Marketing
Jeff Jurgella, Senior Director, Corporate Partnerships
David Wright, Chief Marketing & Commercial Officer
Erica Graham, Head of U.S. Partnerships
Alex Louw, Senior Vice President, Marketing
Jed Pearsall, President, and Bill Doyle, Vice President
Molly Sapienza, Group Head, Corporate Sponsorships
Chris Riedel-King, Assistant Director, Sponsorships
Jon Severson, Director of Corporate & Government Relations
Noreen Major, Director, Corporate Giving
Tom Barbitta, Chief Marketing Officer
Jared Melzer, Director, Strategic Sponsorships
Nicole Portwood, Vice President of Brand Marketing
Tyler McBride, Event and Engagement Marketing Manager
Nathan Lindberg, Director of Global Esports Sponsorships
Daniele Penna, First Vice President, Head of Group Strategic Sponsorship
Alexandra Willis, Head of Digital, Communications & Content
Tyler Williams, Fungineer
Andrew Winstanley, Senior Manager, Media & Integrations

Speakers Behind the Scenes at IEG 2016

Peter Thompson, Managing Director, Global Sponsorships, Avaya Inc.

Todd Arata, Vice President of Brand Marketing, Comcast Cable

Raja Rajamannar, Chief Marketing Officer, MasterCard

Winfried Daun, Group Head Advertising, Brand Strategy & Media, UBS AG