VMLY&R ECD Named to Adweek DEI Council

Collage of Adweek DEI Council members

Aug. 20, 2020 — Image above courtesy of Adweek

Walter Geer, executive creative director, experience design at VMLY&R New York, has been honored with a position on the newly formed Adweek Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council, which brings together leading chief marketing officers, chief brand officers, chief executive officers, brand presidents, and chief diversity and inclusion officers at the helm of some of the world’s most renowned brands. The diverse perspective from different verticals, different roles, different backgrounds was purposeful to bring this one dynamic group together under a collective shared passion — advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in the marketing ecosystem.

The council, which will focus on awareness, collaboration and impact, will oversee multiple initiatives, including the Adweek Executive Mentor Program, as well as collaboration across the industry to create and surface meaningful DEI actions for marketers to lead change within their organizations.

Click here to read the full press release from Adweek.