Speaker Profile

Adam Gerhart
Global CEO/ Mindshare

Marry an understanding of new-world growth accelerants with strategic business imperatives, and you’ve got Adam. From reputational crisis management to digital transformation, Adam works to bridge the gap across all facets of communications. He’s a business leader, a creative strategist, and a media CEO who cares about more than just your media plan.

As Mindshare Global CEO, Adam’s remit includes the strategy and operations of the award-winning agency network that spans across 86 countries, and the professional development of the agency’s nearly 10,000 colleagues. With a conviction in media as a business driver for brands, Adam’s vision elevates the strategic role media can play in accelerating client agendas. That vision also encompasses data and insights that influence broader brand opportunities like product development, sales and marketing, among others. Under his leadership, Mindshare’s work over the past couple years has been recognized in Ad Age’s Agency A-List, Adweek’s Media Plan of the Year Awards, Cannes Lions’ Media Network of the Year, Campaign’s Global Network of the Year, The Effies, Festival of Media, MediaPost’s Media Agency of the Year, and more.