Speaker Profile

Marc Strachan
VP, Corporate Relations and Constituent Affairs, USA / Diageo-North America

Marc Strachan is responsible for the development of initiatives to drive local market commercial, marketing, and corporate relations programming at Diageo, as well as to provide executive leadership within the beverage alcohol industry.

Mr. Strachan held positions as North America VP of on-premise strategy and multicultural marketing, and director of brand marketing for both Ciroc Vodka and Tanqueray Gin. Previously, he has worked at NW Ayer, The Mingo Group, Leo Burnett (where he co-founded Vigilante), and BBDO. He is chair of the board of ADCOLOR, Inc., a board member of the ANA and the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, and a trustee of Adelphi University. He has received numerous industry awards.