George Weyrach

Having spent over 25 years of experience in the agency world as a Rainmaker, George has represented some of the top creative shops in the Midwest in Business Development and Account Management and has had the opportunity to learn from some of the best talent in the nation. Having a burning passion for the marketing industry, he has spent his career studying marketing leaders and CMO’s, listening to their needs, asking questions the correct questions and providing the most valuable solutions.

Lisa Colantuono

Lisa has been immersed in advertising and marketing for over two decades. Since June 2001, she has worked directly with a myriad of marketers on agency reviews and has counseled numerous clients including Aruba Tourism Authority, Ben & Jerry’s, Exxon Mobil, HGTV, Jergens, Jim Beam, Lee Jeans, Lindblad Expeditions, Panera Bread, Subaru (to name only a few) on finding the best communications partners for their needs.

Alan Krinsky

Alan has over 25 years of experience in advertising account management with a diverse client list in the packaged goods, service, retail, and franchise categories. He began his career on the client-side in marketing, responsible for the advertising of Hawaiian Punch, Swingline, and College Inn. On the agency side at Ted Bates and DDB Worldwide, the accounts he managed included Standard Brands, ITT Continental Baking, and H.J.Heinz. His contributions led to increased agency profits and client growth.

Sandra Kessler

Sandra Kessler brings 20 years of consumer marketing and business development knowledge gained in major corporations, small businesses and entrepreneurial ventures. She has a unique blend of classical, retail and Internet marketing across diverse channels and industries including cosmetics, health, beauty, nutrition, publishing, high-tech and stored-value cards. She has successfully driven businesses and brands from vision to return on investment.

Anne Miller

Anne Miller formed Chiron Associates, Inc. in 1982 and helps people get their ideas across clearly, comfortably and persuasively in all situations. She specializes in sales and presentation skills seminars and speeches. Anne provides executive presentation coaching services for high profile companies and associations like Citigroup, PointRoll, The New York Times and the Magazine Publishers Association.

Steven Marcus

For more than 30 years, Steve has led development efforts for major advertisers such as General Foods, Sara Lee and Citibank. He has been responsibile for diverse categories including food, HBC, Rx, pet care, financial services, apparel and marketing services. His experience includes multiple channels including mass, direct, prestige and electronic marketing.

Bonnie Recca

Bonnie Recca's 20 plus years of experience in providing fully integrated media communications solutions for a wide variety of clients ideally positions her to evaluate the services offered by media companies. She has a current understanding of what is necessary to provide the most contemporary tools and approaches to media, which she applies to her Consulting practice and teaches at New York University.

Ken Robinson

Ken is a founding principal of Ark Advisors, backed by over two decades of global marketing experience. Before founding Ark Advisors, Ken spent five years at a consulting firm that advises clients on agency sourcing, selection, compensation, and relationship management.

Ken has worked on all sides of the industry — as a management consultant, a client-side marketer, and in senior media and business development roles at agencies including FutureBrand, LDA and Ogilvy & Mather. His career includes posts in New York, Los Angeles, London and Western Australia.