Colloquium Speaker Series

Colloquium on Marketing Leadership

Top executives speak to students on business, marketing and policy topics. Recently featured were speakers from: AMC, Interbrand, NBC Universal, Nielsen, American Express, Google, IBM, MTV and Procter & Gamble.

2017: Jeff Larson ‘99, former CMO of Stew Leonard’s
2016: Emily Culp, CMO of Keds
2016: Tom Ascheim ‘90, President of Freeform
2016: Mitch Barns, CEO of Nielsen
2016: Linda Kaplan Thaler, former chair of Publicis Kaplan Thaler
2016: Ian Stewart, VP of Global Brand Marketing at Converse
2015: Eric Breissinger, VP of North American Family Care at Procter & Gamble
2015: Jon Cummings ‘85, Director at McKinsey and Company
2015: Ido Aharoni, Consul General of Israel in New York
2015: Christine Barton, Partner & Managing Director at Boston Consulting Group
2015: John Frascotti, President of Hasbro
2014: Vikram Nangia, EVP of Customer Service Network Engineering, American Express
2014: Ross Martin, EVP Scratch/Viacom Media Networks
2014: John Pepper, Jr. YC '60, Retired Chairman and CEO, The Procter & Gamble Company
2014: Linda Schupack '92, EVP of Marketing at AMC Networks
2014: Josh Feldmeth, CEO Interbrand New York, San Francisco, & Toronto
2013: Ido Aharoni, Consul General of Israel in New York
2013: Dan Ciporin '86, General Partner, Canaan Partners
2012David N. Levenson, former President, Wealth Management, The Hartford

Colloquium on the Behavioral Science of Philanthropy

2016: Irene Pritzker, President of the IDP Foundation
2016: Dean Karlan, Professor of Economics at Yale University
2016: Max Shron, founder of Polynumeral
2015: Chris Frangione, Vice President of Prize Development at XPRIZE

Sustainability Marketing Colloquia 

2014: Multi-National Corporations Marketing at the BOP: Scaling Social Impact
2014: Why Caesars Bets on Green
2014: Fat Tire, Slim Footprint: Crafting Sustainable Beers and Brands
2013: Nudging Big Buyers Towards Greener Products
2013: "Don't buy this!" Building Patagonia’s Aspirational Brand
2013: Johnson & Johnson: The Making and Marketing of Sustainable Brands