Announcing The AWNewYork Future Is Female Shortlist!

collage of future is female nominees presented by warner media

Advertising Week New York is excited to announce our Future Is Female Award shortlist.

These outstanding leaders were nominated and selected based on a combination of proven achievements, demonstrated ability to effect organizational change, commitment to external impact, ability to mentor others and professional endorsements.

And the shortlist is:

  • Lee Ann Antuna, Creator Inclusion Manager, Twitter
  • Arielle Carter, Director, Social Content & Engagement Strategy, Razorfish
  • Amani Duncan, President, BBH USA
  • Stephanie Geno, Chief Marketing Officer, Innovid
  • Ana Henriques, Global Vice President & Head of Non-Alcoholic Beverages, Anheuser Busch InBev
  • Cassy D. Hough, Head of Industry, SiriusXM
  • Janelle James, SVP, Ipsos UU
  • Ro Kalonaros, Global Director, Content & Culture, Omnicom
  • Christine Lembo, SVP, Managing Director, Business Solutions, Horizon Media
  • Erin Levzow, Vice President of Marketing and Digital Technology, Del Taco Restaurants
  • Sarah O’Leary, Chief Marketing Officer, Willow Innovations
  • Kirsten Polley, Senior Vice President, Operations, WWE
  • Aruna Ravichandran, Chief Marketing Officer,Webex by Cisco
  • Julie Réali, Director, Global Programmatic Partnerships, Dailymotion – New York
  • Mili Shah, Marketing Director, Head of Global Business Brand, Twitter
  • Kristina Shepard, Head of Agency Partnerships & National Brand Team Lead, Roku
  • Marissa Shrum, Founder, Remember, I Love You (RILY)
  • Tracey Smith, Head of Design, Deloitte Digital
  • Michaella Solar-March, CMO, Tishman Speyer
  • Tosha Turner, Group Client Finance Director, VMLY&R
  • Lisa Utzschneider, CEO, Integral Ad Science
  • Victoria Watts, Founder, VictoriaLand Beauty & CyR.U.S.™ System of Raised Universal Symbols
  • Alana Whitaker, VP, Partner, Audience Engine, UM
  • Janey Whiteside, Executive Vice President and Chief Customer Officer, Walmart
  • Neda Whitney, SVP, Head of Marketing – Americas, Christie’s


Learn more about these outstanding women at AWNewYork this October 18-21. Winners will be announced at the Future is Female Awards on October 18.

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