Marketing & Advertising

Top professionals 35 and under, surfaced by LinkedIn data and more. Here are 10 stars changing the ad world.

  • Katrina Craigwell

    Director of global content and programming, GE

    If Thomas Edison is the iconic symbol of GE’s historic past, Craigwell, 30, represents...

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  • Jonathan Halvorson

    Director of global media strategy and entertainment at General Motors

    Halvorson has massive influence through his massive pocketbook. At 33, he's the head...

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  • Shafqat Islam

    CEO and co-founder, NewsCred

    If you need a lesson in how to pivot, Islam is your man. He joined Merrill Lynch's...

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  • Jerome Jarre

    Social media celebrity and co-founder, Grapestory

    Jarre is the ultimate modern-day success story. After launching several (failed) startups, the college dropout made his...

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  • Tressie Lieberman

    VP, Digital Innovation and On Demand, Taco Bell

    When Lieberman joined Taco Bell from Pizza Hut in 2012, the brand was constantly in the news,

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  • Felix Richter

    Creative Director, Droga5

    At this year’s Cannes Lions festival, just one ad campaign won the coveted Grand Prix award in the cyber category: Under...

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  • Mada Seghete

    Co-founder at Branch Metrics

    Seghete’s company, Branch Metrics, was born of her own experiences building an app...

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  • Shane Snow

    Chief creative officer and co-founder, Contently

    Big brands are now publishers — and Snow’s helping them connect with top writers. The company he co-founded...

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  • Rachel Tipograph

    CEO and founder, MikMak.TV

    Tipograph's app, MikMak, is often called "QVC for the social age." Each night at 9 p.m., MikMak uploads a quirky video...

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  • Theresa Vu

    VP of engineering, AppNexus

    Vu, 33, runs a critical team at one of the most-important independent players in the ad-tech space, AppNexus. The company...

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