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Communication in the Black Lives Matter Era: a Virtual Panel

June 18 @ 12:00 - 13:15 CDT

Join us to discuss how communicators can navigate and address the call for meaningful action in support of the BLM movement.

As the movement for racial justice dominates the new and social media, communication experts are leading on important decisions that will have a long-lasting impact on brands and society. Our panelists will discuss topics like how to be a better ally, how changes today affect the next generation of communicators and how to encourage brands to take a genuine stance.

  • Audrey Ponzio Rodriguez – CEO & Impact Strategist at APC Collective
  • Leah Frazier – 2X Emmy Award Winner, Named Top 50 in DFW Innovation, Journalist, Publicist, Mode, Best Selling Author and TEDx Speaker
  • Suzanne Parsonage Miller – President and Founder SPM Communications
  • Jennifer Little – Lecturer at The University of Texas at Arlington, WYD Agency Partner
  • Sherri Landry – Chief Marketing Officer at CEC Entertainment
  • Emil Hill – Executive VP at Powell Tate Weber Shandwick

Join us and our lineup of panelists in celebration of Juneteenth on June 18 from noon – 1:15 p.m. for an important discussion you won’t want to miss.