Earlier this year, she was promoted to associate media director at Starcom MediaVest Group's Tapestry unit and relocated from Chicago to Manhattan. She oversees Hispanic media planning for a dozen-plus Kraft Foods brands.
On the personal side, this multilingual native of Buenos Aires can boast an exotic Latino-European heritage and is a budding playwright.
"As a media planner, I'm deeply involved in the numbers surrounding media buys, but there is always a story line underlying the marketing, and that's where the power lies," the 27-year-old says.
Tapestry CEO Monica Gadsby notes that Ms. Slodowicz often creates her own media tools, including an annual "Insider's Guide to Hispanic Television."