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Marketing 50 Awards Luncheon 2008

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Join us as we honor the men and women behind Ad Age's 2007 Marketing 50. There will be cocktails followed by a luncheon and awards ceremony. Meet the honorees, congratulate them on their success...maybe learn a secret or two.

Click here to read about all the Marketing 50 winners.

11:30am -12:00pm: Registration and Cocktail Reception
12:00pm - 2:00pm: Awards Luncheon and Honoree Q&A

2008 Honorees

*Scheduled to attend

  • The 4-Hour Workweek: Timothy Ferriss, Author
  • *7-Eleven: Rita Bargerhuff, Senior Director of Marketing
  • Activia: Andreas Ostermayr, CMO
  • Alli: Susan Edwards, VP-Marketing Services
  • *Always: Ilonka Laviz, Associate Marketing Director
  • California Pizza Kitchen's Frozen Pizza: Sarah Grover, SVP-Marketing and Public Relations
  • Caribou Coffee Bars: Martin Abrams, Marketing Manager, Wholesome Adult Business Unit
  • *Chipotle: Jim Adams, Marketing Director
  • *Claritin-D: Brent Saunders, SVP-Consumer Health Care
  • *Coke Zero: Caren Pasquale Seckler, Group Director, Low Calorie Colas
  • Crest Pro-Health, Diane Dietz, VP-North American Oral Care
  • *Doritos: Ann Mukherjee, Group VP-Marketing
  • Dreamliner: Rob Pollack, VP-Brand and Market Positioning, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
  • *Energizer: Jeff Ziminski, Global CMO
  • Facebook: Mark Zuckerberg, Founder & CEO
  • Guitar Hero II: Stacey Hirata, VP-Marketing
  • *Halo 3: Jeff Bell, Corporate VP-Global Marketing, Microsoft Interactive
  • *Hanky Panky: Gale Epstein and Lida Orzeck, Co-Founders
  • *Havaianas: Glen Lagerstrom, EVP-Sales and Marketing
  • *Heineken Premium Light: Andy Glaser, Vice President Marketing, Heineken Brand
  • Hershey's Special Dark: Jay Cooper, VP-Chocolate
  • HP Computers: Gary Elliott, VP-Brand Corporate and Brand Marketing
  • Honda CR-V: Tom Peyton, Senior Manager-National Advertising Volume Division
  • iPhone: Steve Jobs, CEO & Co-Founder
  • JCPenney: Mike Boylson, CMO
  • Jeep Wrangler Unlimited: Jay Kuhnie, Director of Jeep Communications
  • Jenny Craig: Scott Parker, VP-Marketing
  • *Johnnie Walker Blue: Bill Topf, VP-Johnnie Walker
  • *Keen Footwear: Bobbie Parisi, VP-Marketing
  • Laura's Lean Beef: Laura Freeman, Founder
  • Life Is Good: Bert Jacobs, Chief Executive Optimist
  • Moosejaw Mountaineering: Robert Wolfe, Founder
  • *Mucinex: M'lou Arnett, SVP-Marketing
  • *Ray-Ban: Fabio d'Angelantonio, Group Marketing Director, Luxottica
  • Seventh Generation: Jeffrey Hollender, CEO
  • *Sigg: Robert Rheaume, VP-Sales and Marketing
  • *Skinny Bitch: Craig Herman, VP-Marketing and Publicity
  • Smart Balance: Greg Venner, Chief Consumer Officer
  • *Soleil: Susan Lanzarotto, Director of Shaver Marketing, Bic Consumer Products USA
  • Sparks: Randy Ransom, CMO
  • *Spudware: Steven Levine, VP & Director of Sales and Marketing
  • *Stride: Sonia Hounsell, Director of Marketing
  • *SweetLeaf Stevia: Michele Bene, Marketing and Communications Director
  • *TRESemm√©: Brent Shakeshaft, VP-U.S. Hair Care
  • Umpqua Bank: Lani Hayward, EVP-Creative Strategies
  • Vaseline: Srini Sripada, Brand Director-Skincare, Unilever
  • Verizon Chocolate: John Harrobin, VP-Advertising and Digital Media
  • Webkinz: Howard Ganz, President
  • Yahoo! Answers: Vish Makhijani, General Manager & SVP-Yahoo! Search
  • *Yelp: Jeremy Stoppelman, CEO & Co-Founder
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Event Details

Wednesday, February 06, 2008 from 11:30AM to 2:00PM
New York Hilton
1335 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY
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