It’s official: women are currently leading the advertising industry in a big way. Take the former Apple executive Bozoma St. John who is currently serving as the Chief Brand Officer of the ridesharing app company Uber. Bozoma St. John has been a force for years and recently caught the public’s attention while she was an executive at Apple with an engaging presentation at one of the company’s high profile marketing events. Today Bozoma St. John serves as the executive who is in charge of leading the rebranding efforts for a tech company that has been on everyone’s lips in recent days. Then there is advertising powerhouse Lori Senecal.
According to Forbes, Lori Senecal is a graduate of the prestigious McGill University who has gone on to conquer the world of advertising first through her work with the firm McCann Worldgroup where she was able to showcase her talent for being entrepreneurial by helping to found a new division that was an important move for the company. Today Lori Senecal is the global chief executive officer of the advertising company Crispin Porter + Bogusky. Check out Adweek to know more.
Because of Lori Senecal’s excellent record on delivering results for McCann Worldgroup she was able to climb the corporate ladder there and eventually rose to the position of being named the president of McCann Erickson New York. Lori would eventually go on take the enterprising spirit that she had honed at these firms and apply it to her own endeavors. After Lori Senecal left McCann Erickson she decided that the time was right to co-found a firm of her own. The firm that Lori Senecal helped to co-found was known as kirshenbaum bond senecal + partners. During her time at kirshenbaum bond senecal + partners Lori Senecal was able to take on crucial roles such as chief executive officer and chairman. After Lori Senecal had conquered the formidable challenge of starting and running her own business she decided that the time was right to leave her firm and jump back into the corporate world. This was the career move that brought her to Crispin Porter + Bogusky. Lori Senecal lends the experience that she was gained over the course of her career to her role as the company’s global chief executive officer