SVP/Integrated Ad Sales Marketing, Discovery Networks
Ian leads advertising sales and sponsorship, partnerships, licensed promotions and marketing efforts for Discovery Networks. Prior to Discovery Networks, he spent five years with Cadbury Schweppes as Vice President of Marketing for the Seven-Up Brands, responsible for the entire CB/7 UP portfolio – 15 soft drinks across a variety of categories, handling all aspects of brand marketing and advertising. Ian began his career at Young & Rubicam, where he worked on New York Telephone, J&J, Merrill Lynch and Dr Pepper. An instrumental part of the AD Club family, Ian co-chairs the Programs Committee and often plays a strong role in spearheading specific events.