Cincinnati, OH - Duke Energy Center

If your work is touched by branding - everything from brand management to package design - the Brandemonium conference is not to be missed. There will be keynotes, panels, talks, workshops, etc. Register now and get the best pricing. VIP badges are also on sale. For the latest info, download the Brandemonium app from iTunes Store or Google Play. Download the PDF if you prefer to print the schedule.

Speakers & Panelists

Keynote Speakers

Sorted Alphabetically

Dr. Rashmi Adaval, Professor – University of Cincinnati Marketing Department
Stuart Aitken, CEO - 84.51°
Amy Balliett, CEO - Killer Infographics
Chris Bannon, Chief Content Officer - Midroll Media
• Seth Barritt, Development Manager - Steiner Associates
Jeff Berding, President & General Manager - FC Cincinnati
Julie Bernard, CMO - Verve
Ann Black, Associate Professor of the School of Architecture and Interior Design - University of Cincinnati
B. Bonin Bough, Host - The Cleveland Hustles
Drew Boyd, Executive Director of the Master of Science in Marketing Program - University of Cincinnati
Aaron Bradley, Assistant Professor, Design + Arts Initiatives - University of Cincinnati
Ryan Brazelton, Executive Creative Director – Interbrand
• Jennifer Bridie, Senior Manager Advertising - Southwest Airlines
Greg Brown, VP, Strategy & Engagement - Batterii
Andy Brownell, VP, Brand Studio – Newsy
Tracy Brumfield, 2017 Haile Fellowship Recipient and founder/publisher - /RISE/ newspaper
Bob Burns, Instagram - TSA
Nate Carney, SVP Innovations - Rockfish
Paul Chapuis, Founder and CEO - OnQ
Lauren Connley, Sr. Creative Director - The Gorilla Glue Company
Marshall Cook, Director, Writer, Producer - Convoy Entertainment
• Lisa Cramer, VP Sales & Marketing - InReality
Jennifer Dauer, SVP Strategy & Growth – Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
• John DeCaprio, CEO - InReality
Erik Diehn, CEO - Midroll Media
Dale Doyle, Executive Creative Director - Landor
Rob Finora, SVP, Data - ShareThis
Kelly Firesheets, Senior Program Officer - Interact for Health
• Tommy G, Announcer - FC Cincinnati
Andre Gaccetta, CEO - G7 Entertainment Marketing
John Gardner, Partner - Nokia Growth Partners
Bob Gilbreath, CEO/Co-Founder - Ahalogy
Seth Godin, bestselling author and entrepreneur
Rick Gomez, CMO – Target
Jonah Goodhart, Senior Vice President - Oracle Data Cloud
Doug Hall, Founder - Eureka! Ranch, author, and inventor
Kathleen Hall, CVP of Brand, Advertising and Research - Microsoft
• Jim Harold, Chief Revenue Officer - Quantifind
Roseann Hassey, Professor - University of Cincinnati, Marketing Department
• Tyler Hawes, Co-Founder, Director/Producer - Convoy Entertainment
Chuck Hellman, Owner - Blaine’s
Nathan Hendricks, Chief Creative Officer - LPK
Jim Hoostal, Executive Director of Client Service – Interbrand
• Dominic Iacobucci, Client Leader - BHDP
Karthik Iyer, Chief Operations Officer - Linkedin
Niyah Jackson, Blogger -
Dhani Jones, Managing Partner - Qey Capital; Investor CNBC's "Adventure Capitalist"
• Alan Kastner, Author - LPK
Jaideep Kibe, ‎Vice President, Coca-Cola - The Coca-Cola Company
Dave Knox, Founder – Brandery, author
Kelly Kolar-Eyman, President - Kolar Design
JP Kuehlwein, Co-Founder/Partner - Ueber-Brands
Rachael Leson, Director of Design - FRCH
• Caroline Lew-Wolf, Director Competitive Intelligence - Adidas
Kristin Limes, Senior Marketing Strategist, Cincinnati Children's
• Helen Limpitlaw, Director, Brand - Southwest Airlines
Neal Mabee, Director of Innovation - Empower MediaMarketing
Michael Mahoney, VP, Golf Ball Marketing - Acushnet Company
Sharad Malhautra, Senior Manager - EY
Michael Markesbery, CEO/Co-founder - OROS
Christine Martinez Loya, Senior Manager Brand Social - Walmart
Mark McCallum, EVP, President Jack Daniel's Brands - Brown-Forman Corporation
Paul McDonald - Musician
Marcie Merriman, Executive Director - EY
Jeffrey Miller, Brand Strategist - Iacono Creative Event Services
Patrick Moorehead, CMO - Label Insight
Sergio Morales, General Manager Georgia-Pacific
David Nack, Executive Digital Strategist - Pillar Technology
Jorge Narvaez-Arango, Executive Creative Director - Interbrand
Kevin Nemetz, SVP Alliances & Analytics - Compass Marketing Inc., Powershelf
Ryan Newman, Designer
OK Go, Rock Band
Chris Ostoich, Co-Founder - LISNR
Gary Ozanich, Associate Director, Health Innovation Center Professor of Practice Director, Graduate Program in Health Informatics - NKU
Dr. Jorge Pena-Marin, Professor - University of Cincinnati, Marketing Department
Kirk Perry, President of Brand Solutions - Google
Andrew Peters, Executive Creative Director - The Brand Experience
Winston Peters, Principal Owner - MyUberLife Consulting Group
Kim Pierce, Strategy Director - Landor
Dr. Glenn Platt, Professor Marketing, Director Interactive Media Studies - Miami University and author
Cara Pratt, VP, Customer Communications Product Strategy & Innovation - 84.51˚
• Jim Price, President & CEO - Empower Media Marketing
Dr. Ryan Rahinel, Assistant Professor - University of Cincinnati
Raja Rajamannar, CMO - Mastercard Worldwide
Steve Ramos, Writer - Fast Company
Kristin Randall, Manager of Strategic Projects - Steiner + Associates
• Mandy Rassi, Customer Insights & Strategy - 84.51
Jackie Requeima, Student - UC DAAP
Mark Richey, Founder/Managing Director - West Capital Advisors
Valerie Robbe, Senior Specialist, Channel Integration - Barefoot Proximity
Rene Robers, Customer Marketing Manager - ‎The HEINEKEN Company
Matt Robillard, Director of Retail - King's Hawaiian Bakery
Sean Rugless, President - The Katalyst Group
Mark W. Schaefer, Executive Director - Schaefer Marketing Solutions
Tim Schigel, Founder – ShareThis, Refinery Ventures
Jason Seed, COO - June20
Jane Seyferth, Packaging Development Manager - GP Communication Papers
Terry L. Smith, Executive Director - One City Against Heroin
Jason Snell, Founder - We Have Become Vikings
Jim Stengel, President/CEO - The Jim Stengel Company
Robert Stock, Chairman – Robert Graham Designs
Andrea Sullivan, CMO – Interbrand
Tom Synan, Chief of Police - Village of Newtown
Dale Tesmond, CEO - The Brand Experience
Helen Todd, Co-founder & CEO - Sociality Squared
Alex Tosolini, SVP New Business Development - Kroger
Mindi Trank, VP, Strategy - Chute Gerdeman
Neil Ursic, CEO - Batterri
Jey Van-Sharp, Principal - MyÜberLife Consulting Group
Chris Walsh, VP, Editorial and Strategic Development - Marijuana Business Daily
Chelsie Walter, Designer
Patrice Watson, Publisher - Soapbox Media | Issue Media Group
Bob Welch, SVP Customer Communications and Kroger Media Services - 84.51˚
John White, Chairman and CEO - Compass Marketing Inc., Powershelf
Dr. Michael Wilhite, VP Data Strategy - 84.51
Michael Wintrob, VP, Strategy, LPK
Danny Wright, Managing Partner - Adweek
Daniel Yaffe, COO/Co-Founder - AnyRoad
Olga Yurovski, CEO - Shopperations
Doug Zarkin, VP/CMO, Pearle Vision – Luxottica
Mary Zalla, Global President, Consumer Brands, and Managing Director, Cincinnati & Chicago - Landor
Nicola Ziady, CMO – University of Cincinnati