Speaker Profile

Warren Marenco Chase
Vice President and COO for 140, Verizon’s In-House Agency / Verizon, Inc.

Warren Chase is a senior global marketing communications executive with 25 years of experience running agency operations in all areas of creative, digital, and media communications at BBDO, Proximity, OMD, and Wunderman.

Mr. Chase spent more than 15 years on the ground working in four international markets in South America before arriving in New York to run various global accounts. His brand experience includes Verizon, Visa, HP, Mars, Pepsi, Yum! Brands, Nike, Starbucks, Bacardi, Gillette, and P&G.

Prior to joining Verizon, Mr. Chase led marketing functions of various Silicon Valley startups, disrupting fintech, influencer marketing, and philanthropy.

A native of Costa Rica, Mr. Chase has an M.B.A. from the Berlin School of Creative Leadership at Steinbeis University in Germany. He has been a board member of the Advertising Agency Associations in Panama and Costa Rica. He also served as president of the Puerto Rico Advertising Agency Association and was the Cannes Lions Festival representative for the island.