Changing the Game Awards - She Runs It
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April 18, 2018 | 11:30 am - 2:00 pm UTC

Changing the Game Awards

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Changing the Game Awards

Each year, the She Runs It Changing the Game Awards recognizes women within the industry who are true catalysts of innovation – fearlessly making bold moves and reinventing the rules of marketing to transform their brands, their organizations, and those of their clients.


Keynote Speaker: Arianna Huffington, Founder and CEO, Thrive Global


Honorees Include:

Quantum Leap

Solange Claudio, President, Moxie

Danielle Lee, Global Head, Partner Solutions, Spotify

Lynn Power, Former Chief Executive Officer, J. Walter Thompson New York

Julie Veloz Ott, Vice President, Learning Development, IPG Media Brands



Amy Baker, Executive Vice President, Client Strategy & Insights, A+E Networks

Colleen Hotchkiss, EVP & Managing Director, Zenith USA

Ivonne Kinser, Head of Digital, Avocados from Mexico

Ann Rubin, VP Corporate Marketing, IBM

Marissa Solis, Vice President and General Manager, PepsiCo


Paradigm Shift

Lisa Beshara, SVP, Client Business Partner, J3

Kristin Dolan, Founder & CEO, 605

Christine Pantoya, SVP & Director-to-Consumer & Mobile Strategy, National Basketball Association

Maureen Polo, SVP of Brand Studio, Fullscreen

Goli Sheikholeslami, President & CEO, Chicago Public Media

Annah Zafrani, SVP Integrated Marketing, Universal Pictures


No Apologies

Diane deCordova, Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer, Parsec Media

Sarah Miyazawa LaFleur, Founder & CEO & Miyako Nakamura, Co-Founder & Creative Director, MM.LaFleur

Monica C. Smith, Founder & CEO, Marketsmith, Inc.


Fearless Voices

In the spirit of Changing the Game, She Runs It will honor women who use their voices, talent and tools to break through the unendurable silence, creating a path for action and change. For focusing the spotlight on gender bias and harassment at two of Ford Motor Company’s plants in Chicago, the 2018 Fearless Voices Award is given to New York Times reporters :

  • Susan Chira, Journalist, New York Times
  • Catrin Einhorn, Journalist, New York Times


Member Ticket $413 | Non-member Ticket  $458 | Table of 10 $5008


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April 18, 2018
11:30 am - 2:00 pm UTC


Gotham Hall
1356 Broadway
New York, NY 10018 United States
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