Advertising Hall of Achievement

Advertising Hall of Achievement


All Members

 *Title/company are those held at time of induction. 

2019 Inductees

2018 Inductees

    2017 Inductees

    • Karna Crawford, Managing Director, Marketing Strategy and Digital - Consumer Bank, JP Morgan Chase
    • Matt Derella, Global Vice President, Twitter Client Solutions
    • Matt Miller, Chief Creative Officer, BBDO San Francisco
    • Erin Quintana, Executive Vice President, Client Managing Partner, UM/J3 
    • Rachel Shechtman, Founder & CEO, STORY
    • Jason White, Global Head of Marketing, Beats by Dr. Dre
    • Lizette Williams, Multicultural Marketing Leader, North America, Kimberly-Clark Corporation
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award

    2016 Inductees

    • Sabrina A. Caluori, Senior Vice President, Digital Media and Marketing, HBO
    • Karrelle Dixon, Director of Emerging Markets, Wieden+Kennedy
    • Meredith R. Long, Group Publisher of Time, Fortune and Money at Time Inc.
    • Joe Marchese, President, Advanced Advertising Products, Fox Networks Group and Founder, true[X], Reserve, Human Ventures 
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Shiv Singh, Senior Vice President, Global Head of Digital & Marketing Transformation, Visa, Inc.
    • Danielle Tiedt, Chief Marketing Officer, YouTube
    • Lizzie Widhelm, Senior Vice President, Ad Product Sales & Strategy, Pandora


    2015 Inductees

    • Ricardo Dias, Global Vice President, Consumer Connections, Anheuser-Busch Inbev
    • Cindy Gustafson, Managing Director, Invention Studio, Mindshare
    • Seth Kaufman, Chief Marketing Officer, PepsiCo Americas Beverages
    • Joel Lunenfeld, Vice President, Global Brand Strategy, Twitter
    • Sarah Personette, VP, Global Business Marketing, Facebook
    • Ian Schafer, Founder & CEO, Deep Focus
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Casey Wasserman, Founder & CEO, Wasserman Media Group


    2014 Inductees 

    • Lauren Connolly, Executive Vice President, Executive Creative Director, BBDO New York
    • Sarah Hofstetter, CEO, 360i 
    • Ross Martin, Executive Vice President, Marketing Strategy and Engagement, Viacom Media Networks
    • Erika Nardini, Chief Marketing Officer, AOL Advertising
    • Elias Plishner, Executive Vice President, Worldwide Digital Marketing, Sony Pictures Entertainment
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Bozoma Saint John, Head of Global Marketing, Beats Music
    • Jennifer S. Warren, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, RadioShack


    2013 Inductees 

    • Adam Bain, President, Global Revenue, Twitter, Inc.
    • B. Bonin Bough, Vice President, Global Media and Consumer Engagement, Mondeléz International
    • Robert Candelino, Vice President, Branding, Skincare, Unilever
    • Tara Walpert Levy, Managing Director, Ads Marketing, Google & YouTube
    • Lynn Lewis, Global Managing Partner, J3 UM
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Todd Pendleton, Chief Marketing Officer, Samsung Telecommunications America
    • Emmanuel Seuge, Vice President, Global Alliances and Ventures, The Coca-Cola Company


    2012 Inductees

    • Erin Clift, Vice President, Global Marketing & Partnerships, Spotify
    • Georgina Flores, Director of Marketing, Allstate Insurance Company
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Rei Inamoto, Chief Creative Officer, AKQA
    • Howard Mittman, VP & Publisher, WIRED, Condé Nast
    • Tor Myhren, President & Chief Creative Officer, Grey New York
    • Marc Speichert, Chief Marketing Officer, L’Oréal USA
    • Lisa Weinstein, President, Global Digital, Data & Analytics, Starcom MediaVest Group
    • *Max Page, Recipient of the Special Award for Charitable Works for Children’s Hospitals


    2011 Inductees

    • Jonathan Bauer, Partner, Head of Strategy, Droga5 
    • Carolyn Everson, Vice President, Global Marketing Solutions, Facebook
    • Eric Hadley, General Manager, Worldwide Marketing BING and MSN Microsoft
    • Brian Monahan, Managing Partner, Intelligence Practice, MAGNAGlobal
    • Amy Powell, Executive Vice President, Interactive Marketing Strategies & Film Production, Paramount Pictures
    • Iain Tait, Global Interactive Executive Creative Director, Wieden+Kennedy
    • Hamdi Ulukaya, CEO, President & Founder, Agro Farma
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award


    2010 Inductees

    • Andrew Benett, Global CEO, Arnold Worldwide; Chief Strategy Officer, Havas Worldwide
    • Bant Breen, President, Worldwide Digital Communications, Initiative
    • Jeff Levick, President, Global Advertising and Strategy, AOL
    • Rob Master, North American Media Director, Unilever
    • Erin Nelson, Chief Marketing Officer, Bazaarvoice; Former SVP & Chief Marketing Officer, Dell Inc.
    • Tiffany R. Warren, Senior VP, Chief Diversity Officer, Omnicom Group Inc.|Founder, ADCOLOR®
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Adam Werbach, Chief Sustainability Officer, Saatchi & Saatchi; Chairman, Saatchi & Saatchi 


    2009 Inductees

    • Allison Arden, VP/Publisher, Advertising Age & Creativity 
    • Tara Comonte, CFO & COO, Worldwide, Mediabrands 
    • Peter McGuinness, Chairman & CEO, Gotham, Inc.
    • Ari Merkin, Founding Partner/Chief Creative Officer, Toy New York
    • Beatriz Perez, SVP, Integrated Marketing, Coca-Cola North America 
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Tracey Scheppach, SVP, Video Innovation Director, Starcom MediaVest Group
    • Ben Silverman, Founder and CEO, Electus 


    2008 Inductees

    • Jon Gieselman, SVP, Advertising & PR,DIRECTV 
    • Thom Gruhler, EVP, Global Account Director, McCann WorldGroup 
    • Chris Kempczinski, VP, Marketing, Non Carbonated Beverages, Pepsi-Cola North America Beverages 
    • Penry Price, VP, Advertising Sales, North America, Google Inc. 
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Elizabeth Ross, President, Americas & Global CMO, Tribal DDB Worldwide 
    • Troy Ruhanen, EVP, Managing Director, BBDO North America 
    • Stephen Stoute, Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Translation Consultation + Brand Imaging 
    • Andrew Swinand, President, Global Operations, Starcom MediaVest Group 


    2007 Inductees

    • Andy Berndt, Co-President, Ogilvy New York 
    • Wendy Clark, Senior Vice President – Advertising, AT&T Inc. 
    • Eric Hirshberg, President, Chief Creative Officer, Deutsch Los Angeles 
    • Kimberly Anderson Kelleher, Vice President and Publisher, SELF Magazine 
    • Juan Carlos Ortiz, Co-President, Leo Burnett and Arc North America 
    • Jon Raj, Vice President, Advertising and Emerging Media Platforms, Visa USA
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Lauren Wiener, Senior Vice President, Meredith Interactive 


    2006 Inductees

    • Jason Binn, CEO, Niche Media LLC
    • Maurice Coffey, Associate Marketing Director, household care, the Procter & Gamble Company
    • Beth-Ann Eason, VP, category development, Yahoo! Inc. 
    • Sean Finnegan, U.S. Director, OMD Digital
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Courteney Monroe, SVP, consumer Marketing, HBO 
    • Michelle Peluso, President & CEO, Travelocity 
    • Mark-Hans Richer, Marketing Director, Pontiac, General Motors Corporation 


    2005 Inductees

    • Tim Armstrong, VP, Advertising Sales, Google
    • Laura Desmond, CEO, MediaVest USA
    • David Jones, Global CEO, Euro RSCG Worldwide
    • Jacki Kelley, SVP, advertising, USA TODAY
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Eric Silver, EVP, Executive Creative Director, BBDO New York
    • Heidi Ueberroth, EVP, Global Media Properties and Marketing Partnerships, NBA Entertainment
    • Liz Vanzura, Global Marketing Director – HUMMER Division, General Motors Corporation


    2004 Inductees

    • Paul Caine, Publisher, PEOPLE
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Susan Credle, EVP, Creative Director, BBDO New York 
    • Matt Freeman, CEO, Tribal DDB Worldwide 
    • Stacey Lynn Koerner, EVP, Director, Global Research Integration, Initiative 
    • Aldo Quevedo, Managing Partner, Executive Creative Director, Dieste Harmel & Partners 
    • Julie Roehm, Director, Marketing Communications, Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge Brands, Chrysler Group 
    • Andrea Wells, EVP, Chevrolet account Director, Campbell-Ewald 


    2003 Inductees

    • Kathy Delaney, Managing Partner & Executive Creative Director, Deutsch 
    • David Droga, Global Executive Creative Director, Publicis 
    • Susan Mboya, Associate Director African American Multicultural Business Development, Procter & Gamble
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • John Osborn, EVP, Director of Integrated Marketing, BBDO North America and Worldwide Account Director, BBDO New York 
    • Stephen Pasierb, President & CEO, Partnership for a Drug-Free America 
    • Michael Sands, Chief Marketing Officer, Snapple Beverage Group and Mott's Inc. 
    • Christopher Schroeder, CEO & Publisher,, Newsweek Interactive 


    2002 Inductees

    • Alex Bogusky, Creative Director/Partner, Crispin Porter + Bogusky 
    • Jeannine Shao Collins, VP/Group Publisher, Ladies' Home Journal and More Magazines, Meredith Corporation 
    • Linda DeJesús, President, The Bravo Group 
    • Scott Donaton, Editor, Advertising Age, Crain Communications, Inc. 
    • Earl G. Graves Jr., President & COO, BLACK ENTERPRISE Magazine
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Richard Stoddart, Marketing Communications Manager, Ford Motor Company 
    • William Wrigley Jr., President & CEO, Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company 


    2001 Inductees

    • Linda Thomas Brooks, Executive Vice President & Managing Director, GM Mediaworks and GM Cyberworks 
    • Karen Edwards, VP-Worldwide Marketing, Yahoo! 
    • Jack Griffin, President, Parade Publications
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Chan Suh, Chief Executive Officer, AGENCY.COM 
    • Deborah Wahl, Marketing Communications Manager, Lincoln Mercury 
    • Tony Wright, Chief Strategy and Planning Officer, North America, Ogilvy and Mather Advertising 
    • Anne Kallin Zehren, Publisher, Teen People 


    2000 Inductees

    • August Busch, IV, Group Vice President, Marketing & wholesale operations, Anheuser-Busch, Inc. 
    • Lee Ann Daly, Senior Vice President, Marketing, ESPN, Inc. 
    • Gary Epstein, President and Chief Executive Officer, EURO RSCG Tatham 
    • Kate Everett-Thorp, President and Chief Executive Officer, Lot21 
    • Eliot Kang, President and Chief Executive Officer, Kang and Lee Advertising 
    • Richard Kirshenbaum, Co-Founder and Co-Chairman, Kirshenbaum Bond & Partners
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Ann Lewnes, Vice President, Director of Consumer Marketing Group, Intel Corporation 


    1999 Inductees

    • Gilbert Davila, VP, Multicultural & Relationship Marketing, Sears Roebuck and Co. 
    • Christy Haubegger, Publisher, Latina Magazine 
    • Philippe Krakowsky, SVP & Corporate Communications Director, Young & Rubicam 
    • William McKendry, Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Hanon McKendry
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • Kevin O’Connor, CEO & Co-Founder, DoubleClick 
    • Matthew Ross, Senior Partner, Managing Director/IBM Brand, Ogilvy & Mather 
    • Ian Rowden, VP-Director of Worldwide Advertising, The Coca-Cola Co. 


    1998 Inductees

    • David Angelo, Former EVP and Executive Creative Director, Cliff Freeman & Partners 
    • Keith Clinkscales, Former Publisher, VIBE Magazine 
    • John Farrell, President, DMB&B North America 
    • Eleo Hensleigh, SVP, Marketing, Disney/ABC 
    • Andrea Jung, President & COO, Avon Products 
    • Lee Nadler, President, Digital Pulp
      Recipient of the Jack Avrett Volunteer Spirit Award
    • David Steward, former President & CEO, TV Guide 


    1997 Inductees

    • Mary L. Baglivo, CEO, Euro RSCG Tatham 
    • J. Scott Crystal, Publishing Director, National Geographic Society 
    • Dawn Hudson, SVP, Flavors, New Products, Packaging & Joint Ventures, PepsiCo 
    • G.M. O'Connell, Chairman & CEO, Modem Media.Poppe Tyson 
    • Jack Rooney, VP-Marketing, Miller Brewing Company 
    • Gary Topolewski, EVP, Chief Creative Officer, Bozell, Detroit


    1996 Inductees

    • Scott Bedbury, Independent Consultant
    • David Carey, Publisher, The New Yorker
    • Tony Dieste, President, Dieste & Partners
    • Jim Harrington, Senior Partner, Director, Client SerVice Development, Bozell Worldwide, Inc.
    • Timothy Weston Mapes, Director, Worldwide Marketing Communications, Delta Air Lines
    • Linda Srere, President & CEO, Young & Rubicam New York
    • David Verklin, CEO, Carat North America


    1995 Inductees

    • Kim Bealle, EVP, Director of account management, Young & Rubicam 
    • Ed Erhardt, VP, Publisher, The Ad Age Group 
    • Donna Kalajian, SVP, Publisher, Cosmopolitan 
    • Mike Lotito, EVP, Chief media Officer, Ammirati Puris Lintas 
    • Jon Steel, Partner, general Manager, Director of planning, Goodby, Silverstein & Partners 
    • Anne Sweeney, President, The Disney Channel & Disney/ABC Cable Networks 


    1994 Inductees

    • Kirk Citron, President, Citron Haligman Bedecarre 
    • Lee Garfinkel, Co-Chairman, Chief Creative Officer, Lowe & Partners/SMS 
    • Scott Kurnit, Chairman & CEO, The Mining Company 
    • William J. Ludwig, EVP, Creative Director, Campbell-Ewald Advertising 
    • Nora McAniff, Publisher, People Weekly 
    • Wenda Harris Millard, EVP, Marketing & Sales, DoubleClick 
    • Glenn Smith, General Media (posthumous) 


    1993 Inductees

    • Sheri Baron, President, Gotham Inc. 
    • Mary Berner, Publisher, Glamour Magazine 
    • Donny Deutsch, CEO, Deutsch, Inc. 
    • William L. Katz, President, Chief Operating Officer, BBDO New York 
    • Ken Mandelbaum, Independent Consultant 
    • Jim Speros, Partner, Ernst & Young LLP