In 2004 Guillermo founded his own firm of marketing and advertising consultancy. Before that, he has developed his career in the advertising market for more than 25 years, holding positions from the low level to the top of the advertising agency structure. The last position held by Guillermo was CEO of Young & Rubicam in Madrid. His deep knowledge of the market allows Guillermo to be one of the most important references in the Spanish advertising market.
Alicia joined the company in 2005. She has developed her career on both sides, marketer and agency, holding positions in Publicis Group or Repsol for more than 20 years. Due to this bilateral experience, she decided to reorientate her career helping marketers to optimize their relations with agencies.
Over twenty years of diversified marketing/management experience encompassing strategic marketing and communications consulting, advertising account management and new business development, Brand Management, direct marketing, and personnel recruitment. Strong organizational, managerial and interpersonal skills. Expertise in strategic development, oral and written presentations, business assessment/development, integrated marketing, and Agency Search.
Ken has over 20 years of global advertising and marketing experience on all sides of the business – as an agency search and management consultant, a client-side marketing decision maker, and in several senior agency management roles. His career includes posts in New York, Los Angeles, London and Western Australia.
Imad spent 27 years in advertising which started in Kuwait then moved to Athens and in 1984 to London. In 2002, having spent 18 years in London, Imad relocated to Beirut carrying on as Chief Operating officer of JWT’s Middle East Network where he was involved in driving excellence and efficiency strategically and operationally throughout the network. During this time, Imad worked on the Ford and Jaguar accounts. In August 2005 Imad formed “IK Consult” in London with the objective of being the strategic advisors of choice to top management on all aspects of marketing communication in the MENA region. IK Consult expanded to Dubai and Doha with delivery capability across the entire MENA region.
D.H. Hwang has a career spanning more than 24 years of advertising & media and research in international and local companies. He is currently the founder and CEO of Media Audit Korea, which is the first & only media audit firm in South Korea.
He has extensive experience as a media data analyst, researcher, media planning, advertising account executive and TV programmer as Managing Director at Nielsen Media Research South Korea, Deputy Manager of Programming at KNN TV, Media Planning Manager at McCann Erickson Korea and 10 years as Adjunct professor in Universities teaching media planning.
Stephan Argent is an international leader in Marketing and Advertising, with deep experience in Digital Media gained from agency and client environments in the United Kingdom and North America. Having worked in England, the United States and Canada, Stephan brings multi-dimensional and award-winning strategic, business and creative skills to the world of Marketing and, in particular, the rapidly evolving world of Digital Media.
Considered the Mr. Wolf of Marketing Communication, Darren Woolley has been solving problems between marketers and their agencies since 2000. With his background as analytical scientist and creative problem solver, Darren brings unique insights and learning to the marketing process. He has regularly been named in Australia’s AdNews Power 50: The Most Powerful People in Advertising since 2005 and is a regular industry commentator to trade and industry magazine and forums around the world.
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Bill is a seasoned senior executive with over 30 years extensive global experience in all aspects of marketing on both client and agency sides. He has led brand development, brand turnarounds, change management, campaign development and crisis management – predominately within Fortune 500 companies.
He has worked on complete programs for some of the world’s leading brands – BMW, Peugeot, Volvo, IBM, Siemens, Whirlpool, McCain, BHP, UBS, HSBC, BAT, Prudential and The United Nations For Climate Change Convention. He has led teams in all regions of the world – Asia and The Americas – as well as Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
All of this experience helps Bill to apply insight gained across many industries to help businesses reach their highest potential, solve complex problems and drive business results.
Johan has more than 12 years of consulting and industrial experience serving utility markets and close to 10 years of consulting experience serving the marketing and communication environment of some of the largest companies in South Africa and their respective advertising agencies. His special focus is on Marketing, Business Strategy and Performance Measurement with extensive expertise in organisational effectiveness and competitive positioning.