Clearpoint Agency Joins List of Supporting Sponsors for The American Marketing Association’s Art of Marketing: The Future is WOW Conference

AMA San Diego annual conference on October 21 to feature big brands predicting winning marketing strategies for 2023 and beyond

CARLSBAD – Oct. 11, 2022 – Clearpoint Agency has joined the growing list of sponsors for The Art of Marketing: The Future is WOW Conference from the American Marketing Association San Diego. In addition, the award-winning public relations and marketing firm is helping to land speakers and sponsors as well as manage PR for the event.

Set for Friday, October 21 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PDT and presented by the Knauss Center of Business Education, the conference will be held on the University of San Diego campus. It will feature marketing expert speakers from major brands discussing the future of marketing as well as panels and roundtables designed to empower and educate attendees on innovative marketing strategies across branding, advertising, digital marketing, e-commerce, graphics, public relations, search, social media, and DEI.

Bonnie Shaw, president of Clearpoint Agency, says, “This conference will be a top draw for brand marketers, PR professionals, SEO specialists, and agency executives in greater San Diego and throughout Southern California. The speakers are amazingly talented and successful leaders of national and international companies. I think this is the most exciting event the AMA has ever put on locally and we are proud to be a part of it.”

An audience of 300+ are anticipated to attend in-person at the new state-of-the-art Knauss Center of Education building and, directly across the street, the Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice building at USD. The conference will also be livestreamed to accommodate virtual attendees from across the country. Early registrations are encouraged as spots are limited. Tickets also include entry to the opening conference reception on October 20 at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. Reserve tickets here.

The Art of Marketing: The Future of WOW Conference major sponsors include:

Supporting sponsors include:

The Art of Marketing: Future is Wow conference offers a range of sponsorship opportunities to help organizations raise brand awareness to top-of-mind status among the marketing community in San Diego and beyond.

The AMA San Diego’s goal is to ensure a win-win-win among local organizations, AMA San Diego, and the marketing community in Southern California. Pre-conference promotions, day-of engagement opportunities, and post-conference benefits extend the value of sponsorship, assist in promotional objectives, and expand ideas for engagement with the audience.

Attendees have choice of conference sessions from four accelerated marketing education tracks:

  • The Future is Now
  • Amplifying DEI (Diversity, equity, and inclusion)
  • Like, Tweet, Snap, Tik … What’s Next?
  • The Future is WOW

The Art of Marketing: The Future is WOW conference keynote speakers include:

  • Jim Real, VP Global Creative, Walt Disney Parks
  • Katie Babineau, Global Head of Marketing, Snap Lab at Snap Inc. (Snapchat)
  • Andrea Hogan, Senior Director, Head of Marketing and Channel Sales, North America at Qualcomm

Other speakers and panelists include, but are not limited to:

  • Aron North, CMO, Mint Mobile
  • Melinda Hightower, Managing Director, Head of Multicultural Strategic Client Segments, UBS
  • Erika DiProfio, Associate VP Global Brand Advertising, Visit California
  • Katie Lechner, Head of UX Research, Google Search
  • Ryan Berman, CEO, Courageous
  • Aki Martin, North America Consumer PCs & Gaming Head of Marketing, HP
  • Andrew Vassiliadis, Chairman, SD Loyal
  • Derek Walker, Owner, Brown and Browner Advertising
  • Kelly Huang
  • Fernando Lopez, Executive Director, San Diego Pride
  • Felicia Shaw, Executive Director, Women’s Museum of California
  • David Bennett, General Director, San Diego Opera
  • Russell Sperling, Director of Visual and Performing Arts, San Diego Unified School District
  • Lauren Thomas, Senior Manager Communications and Social, Intuit
  • Adam Fox, Head of Loyalty and Digital Experience, Rubio’s
  • Stephanie Liu, Director of Communications, Agorapulse
  • Carlos Saavedra, VP Brand Management, Target
  • Lisa Tomaseli, Director of Business Development, ShowTec
  • Marina Mogilko, Founder, Influencer/Blogger, Linguatrip, Inc.
  • Reid Carr, CEO, Red Door Interactive
  • Frank Cowell, President, AMA San Diego

About Clearpoint Agency

Clearpoint Agency develops award-winning PR and digital marketing programs for clients in technology, financial services, life sciences, healthcare, e-commerce, and consumer products. From strategy and content development to media relations and social media, the experts at Clearpoint have the experience to generate buzz for your brand, creatively communicate your message to target audiences, and drive leads. For more information visit or follow Clearpoint on FacebookTwitter and Clearview Blog.

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