Rob Schwartz

Rob Schwartz is Chief Executive Officer of TBWA\Chiat\Day New York. Throughout his career, Rob has spearheaded work for blue-chip brands including Nissan, McDonald's, & Pepsi, and he has won nearly every advertising award including Grand Effies, Cannes Lions, and One Show pencils. Rob is considered one of Adweek's "25 Voices to Follow in Social Media." He also lends his voice to Forbes and Campaign, where he is a popular and regular contributor.

Asha Davis

Asha Davis is an Integrated Strategy Director at TBWA\Chiat\Day New York. A proud Canadian now based NY, throughout her career, Asha has helped top tier brands such as Nissan, Dove, Huggies, Motorola, Kleenex & Coca Cola 'connect the dots' across their communications and organizations to create impactful and effective campaigns. She has won numerous industry awards across both the US & Canada including Effies Gold & Silver, Webby's and Cassies Grand Prix. In addition to being an accomplished marketer, Asha is also a talented Standup Comedian / writer and has performed at some of the most famous comedy clubs in New York.

Doug Melville (host 2017 - 2020)

For 8 years, Doug Melville was the Chief Diversity Officer of TBWA\North America overseeing diversity efforts across talent outreach, culture and creative vendor relationships. As a leader in D&I, he presented three TEDx talks on the topic. In 2019, he led the curation of, a search engine for creative diversity. Previously he worked on the Exec Team of Magic Johnson Enterprises, and biz dev team of T Capital Management, Tommy Hilfiger's Capital Management Firms.