Global Executive Managing Director: Digital & Content

Mark Kiernan is the global executive managing director of marketing for Accenture digital & content where he is responsible for leading global programs and strategic initiatives that position the business as a leading brand and thought leader. Kiernan oversees the global marketing and strategy for Accenture’s Digital team which includes digital marketing services, advanced analytics and mobility. In addition, Kiernan is tasked with accelerating the company’s digital storytelling strategy across channels to maximize return on marketing investment.

Kiernan has proven experience driving digital and business transformation, with broad expertise in both consumer and B2B marketing. Prior to joining Accenture, Kiernan spent 15 years at DigitasLBI, where he served most recently as chief engagement officer and oversaw the agency’s largest account. There, he seized strategic growth opportunities through bold ideas and forward-thinking marketing and content platforms. At DigitasLBI and through prior stints at Think New Ideas and Wunderman, Kiernan has developed a track record for delivering innovative digital work for some of the world’s leading brands, including American Express, AT&T and P&G.

Judging panel

Ann Handley

Chief Content Officer

Jeremy Schutte

Managing Director and Executive Creative Director

Brian Laker

Head of Marketing

Chris Duffey

Sr. Strategic Business Development Manager, Creative Agencies, Creative Cloud Enterprise 

Howard Belk

Co-CEO, Chief Creative Officer

Howard Lenn

Group Creative Director
J. Walter Thompson New York

Kate MacNevin

Global Chief Operating Officer

Kenneth Hein

Global Chief Communications Officer

Mark Kiernan

Global Executive Managing Director: Digital & Content

Mike Wente

Chief Creative Officer, North America

Mike Romoff

Head of Global Agency and Channel Sales

Nicole Kaplan

SVP, Group Director
Momentum Worldwide

Paul Longo

Head of Agency Development

Reuben Webb

Chief Creative Officer 
Stein IAS

Ritesh Patel

Chief Digital Officer
WPP Health & Wellness