MEET THE Board Members

Jacob Kessler

Jacob Kessler

Jacob has spent the last fifteen years as an entrepreneur, investor, and business-builder in the entertainment, marketing & advertising, and insight industries. Jacob has taken on different roles in these organizations, including general manager, business and marketing strategist, creative thinker, and producer. He recently expanded his business portfolio to include companies in design, retail & merchandising, and data storage verticals.

ALL Board members

Miglena Nikolova
Miglena Nikolova
PAST-PRESIDENT
Tina Portillo
Tina Portillo
PRESIDENT
Steve Simkus
Steve Simkus
VP, PARTNERSHIP & SPONSORSHIP
Matt Chong
Matt Chong
VP, FINANCE
Santo Ligotti
Santo Ligotti
VP, MARKETING
Barbara Boyd
Barbara Boyd
PRESIDENT-ELECT
Jacob Kessler
Jacob Kessler
VP, MARKETING HALL OF LEGENDS
Malaika Palmer
Malaika Palmer
VP, EVENTS
Christine Andrew
Christine Andrew
VP, DEI
Christopher Stathousis
Christopher Stathousis
VP, INTERNATIONAL
Debbie Bolton
Debbie Bolton
VP, VOLUNTEERS
Rob Maclean
Rob Maclean
VP, PUBLIC RELATIONS
Wendy Greenwood
Wendy Greenwood
VP, COMMUNICATIONS
Christy Varicat
Christy Varicat
VP, DIGITAL MARKETING
Vincent Mok
Vincent Mok
VP, TECHNOLOGY
Darko Rakin
Darko Rakin
VP, Strategy & Insights
Craig Lund
Craig Lund
SECRETARY AND VP, MENTORSHIP
Oscar Rank
Oscar Rank
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