ANA B2B Hall of Fame - Past Honorees

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2017 ANA B2B Hall of Fame Class

Philip B. Clement: Phil Clement is global chief marketing and communications officer for Aon, a leading global provider of risk management, insurance and human resources solutions. He has served as an instructor at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and the Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy. He is a past president of Chicago’s Business Marketing Association, a board member of the Better Government Association, and a member of the Visiting Committee of the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Public Policy.

John Favalo: Currently Executive Vice President of Group B2B, Eric Mower + Associates, John Favalo founded and then merged his B2B ad agency Sage Marcom with EMA in 2001. He also is a former chairman, vice chair, and treasurer of the Business Marketing Association International, and was selected by Advertising Age four times as a “Who’s Who in B2B.” 

Al Maag: Retired chief communications officer for Avnet, one of the world’s largest technology distributors, Al is currently the CMO of Veteran Tickets Foundation and founder of an agency focused on nonprofits that created a digital magazine and video portal called Giving Hope Arizona. He is also a former chair and executive director of the BMA. 

Tom Stein: Tom Stein is founding partner of New York-based Stein + Partners Brand Activation, which became Stein IAS upon its merger with U.K.-based IAS b2b Marketing. Today, Stein IAS is one of the leading global B2B marketing agencies, underscored by having won ANA/BMA Agency of the Year accolades in 2016 and 2015 — and an unprecedented five of the past seven years.

Sherri Leopard: Sherri Leopard founded Leopard Communications 30 years ago, which was sold to Ogilvy & Mather in June 2006 and incorporated into OgilvyOne as a specialty unit responsible for sales enablement. She continued to work for Ogilvy in New York City until 2014, when she joined SYPartners, a New York-based consultancy firm, as senior advisor and entrepreneur in residence.

2016 ANA B2B Hall of Fame Class

Gary Slack: Gary Slack is the founder and chief experience officer of Slack and Company, one of the world’s first integrated marketing communications agencies and one of the few worldwide that works exclusively with business marketers.