Panelists & Speakers

Namesort descending Job title
Caroline Hirsch owner of the comedy club Caroline’s on Broadway
Chad Boettcher senior vice president of Social Innovation for Weber Shandwick
Charlotte Palermino Director of Partnerships at Hearst Magazines Digital Media
Cindi Berger chairman and CEO, PMK*BNC Public Relations and Marketing
Cindy Nguyen NYWICI Scholarship Recipient
Courtney Dubin Senior Youth Engagement and Digital Adviser, GENYOUth Foundation
Cristina Gibson Chief of Staff & Director of Brand, Fly BLADE
Damaris Lasa national brand manager, American Heart Association
Dina Deleasa-Gonsar Founder,
Dominique Hernandez online marketing associate of Action Against Hunger
Doris Martinez Assistant Manager of Program Scheduling, Planning and Strategy, HBO Latino and Multiplex Channels
Dupe Ajayi Digital and Social Media Strategist
Eliot Kaplan editorial talent director, Hearst Magazines, Moderator
Elisa Benson Social Director of,, and
Elisa Tang Production Associate, TODAY Show
Ellen Payne director of editorial operations, Hearst Magazines
Ellen R. Marram president, The Barnegat Group
Ellyn Spragins author
Eman Kassem Arab-Israeli news broadcaster, Jerusalem
Emily Blumenthal Founder of Handbag Designer 101, the Independent Handbag Designer Awards & the HBDNetwork
Fiorelli Salvo Senior Communications Manager, Mashable
Geena Davis actor and advocate
Geneva S. Thomas Consulting Marketing Manager at InStyle and Founder/Editor of
Geoffrey Borshof CEO, Mosaic Strategies Group
Georgia Galanoudis Managing Director, Imprint