The Cogent Collective

The Collective

Cogent is a team of high-quality professionals from leading companies in different industries, such as:

Retail

Mike Orenstein

Sr. Manager Mktg. Technology
@Best Buy

Frank Hamlin

EVP, Chief Customer Officer
@GameStop


Pauke Corstens

VP / GM of OMNI Merchandising
@Walmart



Sarah Philips

Senior Director Marketing
@Rent-A-Center

Umut Dincer

Director, Online Customer Experience @Lowe’s

Nate Jeo

VP Marketing
@Overstock

Chris Daly

VP, Marketing
@Academy Sports



Anjalee Vasvani

Director, Display Marketing @Williams-Sonoma


Brands

Andrew Reuben

Sr. Director, Global Digital Marketing @Ralph Lauren

Kelly Chaitin

                 Marketing Manager                      @Sony

Lynda Richardson

           U.S. Consumer Media Mgr             @Intel

Meredith Wollman

  Manager, Omni Retail Marketing   @Mattel

David Boroi

             Product Manager             @Express

Thomas Mercier

        Global Media Director, Strategic                Activation and Innovation         @Activision

Andrew Windle

Sr. Email Marketing Manager       @Nutrabolt

Nicole Clayton

Global Chief Digital Office
@Nestlé Nespresso SA



Agencies

Ellyn Savage

VP, Media
@Mindgruve

Nick Drabicky

                 VP, Client Strategy                       @PMG

Erica DePalma

              SVP, Digital Marketing                @Media Horizons

Sam Bloom

CEO
@Camelot Strategic Marketing & Media



Heidi Bailey

Group Strategy Director, Data & Analytics @The Integer Group

           

Jason Normoyle

Head of Media Operations @Resolution Media

Frank Zoller

Senior Partner, Group Account Director @GroupM

Luke Eid

           Chief Innovation Officer             @TBWA


Publishers

Chris George

COO
@Group Nine Media

Mark Johnson

CEO @Foodboro

Shiv Gupta

Founder
@U Digital



Jeremy Stephison

Manager, Content Marketing   @Groupon

David Berkowitz

                         Founder                           @Serial Marketer

Peter Foster

GM, Advertising & Brand Solutions @Match Group

Brice Milano

Director, Growth Marketing
@TrueCar

Bill Riordan

Chief Product Officer
@Inc and Fast Company



VC’s

Andre Peschong

                           Partner                            @Bridgewater Capital

Andrew Gluck

                      General Partner                     @irrverntVC

Gautam Gupta

                             Partner                              @M13

Rusty Ralston

       General Partner & Co-Founder      @Swell Partners


Technology Companies

Stephen Petteruti

                    GTM Strategist.                    @Salsify

Karen Sales

                 SVP Digital Strategy                    @SKUx

Ruairi McGuckin

                   Head of Growth                       @Premise

Benny Blum

SVP, Product
@Syndigo