Our Mentors

Global Marketing Exchange has hand-selected a team of senior marketing executives to serve as mentors. Trainees will have the opportunity to learn and gain insight from these industry leaders throughout their time in New York. Our group of mentors includes:

Liz Airhart
Executive Director, Media Marketing Minds

Liz is a seasoned marketing executive with 20 years of experience in media and technology organizations, including Yahoo!, Reuters and Hearst. In addition to her role at Media Marketing Minds (M3), a small marketing consultancy, she holds the position of Marketing Director for our very own Global Marketing Exchange, where she works hand-and-hand with the founder and CMO to grow the program.

Scott Gober
Principal Owner at YMG Consulting

Scott brings expertise in developing marketing programs for various customers segments such as consumer, business-to-business, small business, and travel to clients such as American Express and Pepercomm, helping to formulate and implement integrated marketing plans and strategies.

Mark Edward Goodrich
Senior Director Product Management, WebMD

In his role, Mark is responsible for evolving and innovating commercial experiences, products and services across the WebMD.com's digital portfolio and advancing its global leadership in health, wellness, medical news and information. Prior to joining WebMD, Mark held senior management positions at The New York Times, Thomson Reuters and Crain Communications.

Barney Loehnis
Chief Digital Officer, Mercer

At Mercer, one of the worlds largest B2B consulting groups, Barney helps to create world class customer experiences for the company’s clients and their 100m employees, while simultaneously transforming the marketing and communications to current and future clients through insightful, digitally-centric, data-rich, multi-platform communications and services.

Kate McKay
Chief Marketing Officer at Ipreo

Kate joined Ipreo in 2006 as Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Global Marketing & Communications at Ipreo Holdings LLC. In her current role as CMO, she’s responsible for Ipreo global marketing efforts across all business lines, as well as internal and external communications.

Marisa Ricciardi
Founder & Chief Marketing Officer, Ricciardi Group

In 2014, Marisa launched the Ricciardi Group to provide Fortune 500 corporations with strategies and ideas to help them adapt, recruit and transform in a new digital paradigm, while also advising start-ups and pre-IPO companies how to perform more effectively, scale, drive user engagement and revenue. Prior to launching her own company, Marisa served as the Chief Marketing Officer of NYSE Euronext.

Andrea Sullivan
Chief Marketing Officer, Interbrand

Andrea has served as Chief Marketing Officer of North America at Interbrand since 2013. Previously, she served as Chief Executive Officer of Interbrand London, and Executive Director of Client Services, where she was responsible for client services and marketing for Interbrand North America. Andrea has played a pivotal role in developing and promoting the company on a global scale, having delivered interactive experiences with partners such as the ANA, Cannes, Deloitte, Guggenheim, Harvard, Lyons, MoMA, NYSE, United Nations, World Business Forum and Yale.