Are the top CEOs really just the same three guys swapping jobs and swapping clothes, as is my theory? I mean, it's not far off.
In 2019, FTSE 100 had more CEOs called Steve, than there were CEOs from ethnic minorities.
Has anything changed since then, especially in marketing? With such a booming and changing industry, you would expect the people to change too.
Marketing is so customer-focused, so people-focused. So why not extent this to the other side of the curtain, so to speak?
So as the industry's methods and technology progress, its social impact can't fall behind.
Diversity isn’t a nicety, it’s a necessity. Inclusion is an inescapable and necessary consequence of a global economy; it’s becoming impossible for companies to flourish without diverse organisations that reflect their consumer base. "
Luckily, we have a panel of four amazing speakers, discussing the issue itself, and the steps we can take to resolve it.
In ‘Diversity and Inclusion in Marketing in 2021: Has anything really changed?’, we'll cover:
- Global perspectives of diversity
- Inclusion in marketing, on a professional and personal level
- Why, and how, visibility of minority groups are affected
Flavilla Fongang is a serial entrepreneur, author and Founder of 3 Colours Rule, an award-winning branding and neuromarketing agency. Computer Weekly named her among the top 5 most influential women in tech in the UK.
Azeem Ahmad is a Digital Marketer with over 7 years experience in multichannel marketing, from strategy to execution across various disciplines including PPC, SEO, Programmatic, and Social Media marketing.
Zontee Hou is a passionate advisor and teacher of communications. She’s the founder of Brooklyn-based digital marketing agency Media Volery and head of strategy for Convince & Convert.
Vittoria Millan (Moderator) works as Marketing Manager for Fondy, a fintech company specialised in payments. Originally from Sicily, she has rapidly built her reputation in London as a problem solver for high-growth start-ups and scaleups in the realms of marketing and communication.
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