Inspire Together: Celebrating ANA Educational Foundation’s 50 Talent Champions

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A Virtual Celebration of our Industry’s Talent Champions

Inspire Together celebrates 50 Talent Champions who exemplify a commitment to nurturing our next generation of talent and investing in building a stronger bridge between our industry and academia. These talent champions represent the entire industry – brands, agencies, and nonprofits – and have worked tirelessly to create richer and more diverse talent pipelines for the benefit of all our organizations. Please join us as we recognize their collective efforts. Learn more here.

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Agenda

TALENT CHAMPION CELEBRATION
The 2020 Class of Talent Champions will receive special recognition throughout the event, honoring their support of the AEF’s educational initiatives and their commitment to fostering the next generation of industry leaders, particularly of diverse backgrounds.   

FUTURE LEADER SPOTLIGHT
Young professionals will share why they’re passionate about marketing, what the industry can do to be more inclusive, and how the AEF has propelled their careers. We’ll also hear from students who’d like to thank the Talent Champions for their support and mentorship.  

INDUSTRY EXECUTIVE FEATURES
Throughout the program, top minds in marketing and advertising will share the importance of recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce. They’ll also discuss how the industry can connect with academia to better prepare students for their careers.  

GIVE THE GIFT OF ANA MEMBERSHIP
The AEF will recognize the companies and people who have donated an ANA membership to universities nationwide, including Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Hispanic-serving institutions. We’ll also hear from professors on why the membership is valuable and how they’ll infuse ANA content and case studies into their curriculum.