Video Advertising Summit VIDEO ADVERTISING SUMMIT

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Westin New York at Times Square
#VideoAdSummit

Gila Wilensky

  • Gila Wilensky

    Gila Wilensky SVP, Media Activation, North America
    Essence

    Gila Wilensky joined Essence in 2013 where she built an SEM and biddable-media team for Google and helping Google codify its best practices for search.  Today, as SVP, Media Activation, she oversees the agency's 175-person digital media-buying discipline-- which comprises SEM, social, programmatic and display--for all of Essence's North American clients, including Google, T-Mobile, Target and NBCUniversal. In 2018, Gila was named a "40 Under 40" by Ad Age and a "Rising Star of Madison Avenue" by Business Insider.  She is frequently cited in industry news and her commentary has been featured in Ad Age, Adweek, Business Insider and Digiday, among others.

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