AMA DFW September Virtual Executive Luncheon

Marketer of the Year Top Winner Showcase

Didn’t get a chance to attend the Marketer of the Year Event? Not to worry! We have one more chance for you to see the top winners from the big event! At our September Virtual Executive Luncheon, our top winners will give a brief overview of their winning entries and share the highlights of their successful campaigns. Want to know what it takes to have an award-winning campaign, be crowned Marketer of the Year, CMO or the Year? Also gain more insights on the career journey of our Lifetime Achievement Award recipient! Join us for the September Executive Luncheon to learn more!

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2022 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner – Ivonne Kinser Avocados from Mexico

Ivonne is the Vice President of Marketing and Innovation for Avocados From Mexico. She leads a high-performance team and the innovation agenda that put Avocados From Mexico in the Fast Company 2021 list of Most Innovative Companies in the world, and the top in the branding category. Under her leadership, Avocados From Mexico’s work has won dozens of accolades and recognitions including the only brand earning the top #2 position as Merkle’s “Best Digital Super Bowl Campaigns” for five consecutive years – 2016 through 2020; an ANA REGGIE Award in 2020 for Disrupted Use of Digital Technology; and a Gold (Sol De Oro) for #Avosecrets – 2017 Super Bowl digital campaign, in the category of Real-Time Content at the FIAP competition in Buenos Aires.

2022 CMO of the Year – David Frederick formerly YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas

David Frederick joins the YMCA of San Diego County as the new EVP/Chief Strategy and Brand Officer. Previously, he was the Chief Marketing and Communications Officer for the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas. David is the Chair of the national YMCA CMO Network that provides guidance and resources to marketing leaders across the national Y Movement. He also serves on the Board for Open Y, a national organization providing digital tools and resources to all YMCAs. Prior to the Y, he served as SVP/Chief Communications & Marketing Officer at United Way of Tarrant County and has worked for multiple companies including AT&T, Time Warner, and GE providing marketing communications, digital marketing, and strategy for over 25 years. David has a degree from Clemson University and lives in Dallas with his wife and two children.

2022 Marketer of the Year – Spire Agency – Mike Stopper, EVP, Client Service & Planning

Spire Agency is the winner of the coveted overall Marketer of the Year! Their work for Cervey: Be Certain with Cervey was just what the doctor ordered. The prescription for success from Spire Agency delivered a powerful dose of an integrated brand launch which covered strategy, web, social, digital, collateral, trade shows and event marketing. A remarkable beginning for the for the inaugural Industry Awards – Healthcare Marketing category.

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