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ANA DEIB Resource Center

Essential diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging resources to help drive inclusive growth.

A Diversity Report for the Advertising/Marketing Industry (2023)

The report reveals that ethnic diversity of the advertising/marketing industry took a step backwards in 2023. The overall ethnic skew declined from 32.3 percent in 2022 to 30.8 percent in 2023 and is significantly below the 42.2 percent ethnic diversity of the U.S. population.

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What Members Are Talking About

Most recent DEIB resources

Network With Other Members

Upcoming DEIB-focused ANA events

2024 Multicultural Marketing & Diversity Conference

The 2024 ANA Multicultural Marketing & Diversity Conference is the longest-standing multicultural marketing and diversity conference, addressing the industry's pressing issues, showcasing successful practices, and highlighting award-winning work.

register today and join us november 18-20

DE&I Forum

A forum where marketing professionals can be briefed on current thought leadership, learn from case studies presented by market leaders, and network and share best practices with peers.

July 15th DE&I Forum
Via Virtual (Eastern Time)
September 6th DE&I Forum
Via Virtual (Eastern Time)

A forum to educate marketers on best practices for inclusion of LGBTQ+ in advertising, provide support for LGBTQ+ marketers, and drive more meaningful community-brand connections.

July 11th LGBTQ+ Marketing Inclusion Day
Virtual Event (Eastern Time)
September 12th LGBTQ+ Forum
Virtual Meeting (Eastern Time)
November 14th LGBTQ+ Forum
Virtual Meeting (Eastern Time)
Multicultural Committee

This committee sits at the intersection of multicultural marketing and diversity management, educating and informing members on key multicultural and diversity topics.

July 25th Multicultural Marketing & Diversity
Via Virtual (Eastern Time)
September 17th Multicultural Marketing & Diversity
Via Virtual (Eastern Time)

Go Deeper

ANA industry initiatives in key DEIB areas

If you would like even more DEIB depth, the ANA offers pathways to help you continue exploring this interest. The ANA divisions listed below all focus on different aspects of DEIB where they would welcome your participation, energy, and talent to accelerate change.


The Alliance for Inclusive and Multicultural Marketing is a powerful force prioritizing diverse consumers and advancing inclusive and multicultural marketing to achieve business growth and equity in the marketplace.

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The ANA Educational Foundation is the bridge that connects the advertising, marketing, and academic communities to educate and inspire the next generation of talent and advance the understanding of marketing and advertising in society.

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This movement harnesses the power and reach of big brands, social media platforms, and NGOs to engage and empower consumers and small and medium sized businesses (SMBs) in a collective movement to drastically reduce online hate speech by 2025.

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A coalition of marketers, agencies, and media companies, SeeHer aims to ensure an accurate portrayal of women and girls in entertainment, marketing, advertising, and media, so they see themselves as they truly are and in all their potential.

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