Team

Ernie Simon, CEO, North America

Ernie Simon, CEO, North America

Team | Posted 19th June 2014

Ernie Simon is a media agency veteran with over 25 years’ experience at media and traditional advertising agencies.  Ernie is the Chief Executive Officer of Mindshare North America, assuming the role in February 2016. Previously, he served as the President of GroupM Consulting (macro planning and change management) and lead the $800MM GroupM...

Ernie Simon

CEO, North America

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Adam Gerhart, CEO U.S.

Adam Gerhart, CEO U.S.

Team | Posted 9th June 2014

As CEO for the US, Adam drives the strategy and execution of the agency's services with a strong vision for creative media to grow the office and its client business. He was elevated from West Coast Lead for the past two years and prior from Mindshare Worldwide, in London, where as managing partner he led the growth of multinational clients...

Adam Gerhart

CEO U.S.

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Cindy Gustafson, Chief Strategy Officer, Head of Invention Studio

Cindy Gustafson, Chief Strategy Officer, Head of...

Team | Posted 9th June 2014

As Chief Strategy Officer for the US, Cindy is responsible for setting the strategic roadmap and plays a key role in Mindshare’s Adaptive Marketing approach. As Founder and Managing Director, Cindy’s work in the Mindshare Invention Studio brings the concept of “Media-As-Creative” to life. She and her team merge data, science, and creativity to...

Cindy Gustafson

Chief Strategy Officer, Head of Invention Studio

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Rolf Olsen, Chief Data Officer

Rolf Olsen, Chief Data Officer

Team | Posted 18th June 2014

As chief data officer, Rolf leads the agency's Marketing Sciences group, a team of more than 70 advanced analytics professionals across North America, and drives new tools and data partnerships for THE LOOP, Mindshare's adaptive marketing engine.  Previously, Rolf worked at iProspect as part of his ten-year tenure at the Dentsu Aegis...

Rolf Olsen

Chief Data Officer, Mindshare North America

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David Lang, Chief Content Officer, President of Mindshare Entertainment

David Lang, Chief Content Officer, President of Mindshare...

Team | Posted 18th June 2014

David is Chief Content Officer of Mindshare, NA and President of Mindshare Entertainment. He oversees all creative development & production, strategic marketing and partnerships in the entertainment-marketing arena, as well as focusing on the creation of new economic models. Before joining MSE, David was Senior Vice President of Development ...

David Lang

Chief Content Officer, President Mindshare Content+ & Entertainment, Mindshare North America

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Renee Milliaressis, Chief Operating Officer

Renee Milliaressis, Chief Operating Officer

Team | Posted 19th June 2014

Renee is the Chief Operating Officer for Mindshare North America where she leads day-to-day operations and overall strategic and operational responsibility for all programs. Before ascending to COO, she oversaw the agency's Unilever account in North America. Previously, Renee was at MEC where she led the Colgate account and was part of the...

Renee Milliaressis

Chief Operating Officer, Mindshare North America

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Joe Scangamor, Chief Financial Officer

Joe Scangamor, Chief Financial Officer

Team | Posted 19th June 2014

Joe is the Chief Financial Officer for Mindshare North America. He was the first CFO of Mindshare North America when it was formed in 2000. From 2008-2011, Joe was Global CFO of Enfatico/Team Dell tasked by WPP to design and build the “Agency of the Future.” Joe holds degrees in Economics and Business Administration from Rutgers University. He...

Joe Scangamor

Chief Financial Officer, Mindshare North America

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David Adelman, Head of Mindshare Chicago

David Adelman, Head of Mindshare Chicago

Team | Posted 18th June 2014

David leads the agency’s new business efforts as well as Mindshare's Chicago office, managing key accounts such as Kimberly-Clark, Abbott, BP, American Family, Dyson, Celgene and Sam’s Club.  Before that, he served as Executive Director of Mindshare New York, where he leveraged the full range of Mindshare and GroupM’s capabilities to drive...

David Adelman

Head of Mindshare Chicago, Mindshare North America

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Cindy Giller, Atlanta Office Lead, Mindshare North America

Cindy Giller, Atlanta Office Lead, Mindshare North America

Team | Posted 18th June 2014

Cindy leads Mindshare’s Atlanta office. Her account experience includes Adobe, Chevron, John Deere, Pizza Hut and the Marine Corps. Cindy as worked in digital for a total of 18 years and came to Mindshare from JWT, where she was SVP Director of Experience. In 1999, Cindy was awarded AdAge Media Strategist of the year. Cindy graduated from San...

Cindy Giller

Atlanta Office Lead, Mindshare North America

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Cheryl Idell, West Coast Operations Lead

Cheryl Idell, West Coast Operations Lead

Team | Posted 24th February 2016

As West Coast operations lead, Cheryl Idell is based in Los Angeles and has responsibility for the Portland and newly launched San Francisco operations, covering clients including Lionsgate, Nike, BBVA, and Nordstrom. Mindshare San Francisco was launched earlier this year to harness the speed and culture of Silicon Valley partners, technologies...

Cheryl Idell

West Coast Operations Lead

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Lisa Dallenbach, Chief Talent Officer, North America

Lisa Dallenbach, Chief Talent Officer, North America

Team | Posted 19th June 2014

As Chief Talent Officer, Lisa leads the growth of the Mindshare North America culture and the development of its people. She is responsible for fostering an innovative, high-performing work environment that supports creativity and collaboration.  She drives the HR, Recruiting, Employee Development, and Staffing teams; together they serve over 1...

Lisa Dallenbach

Chief Talent Officer, North America

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