Co-Founder and President, Levelwing

Jeff Adelson-Yan serves as Co-Founder and President of Levelwing, an independent digital marketing agency specializing in analytics, media, creative and social. Levelwing was born in New York City and today operates in New York, Charleston (HQ) and San Francisco, serving some of the world’s most recognizable brands.

With a strong background in general management, finance, business operations, strategy and product development, Adelson-Yan has led the company since it was founded and he has produced record-setting and award-winning advertising campaigns on the largest global stages including cultural moments such as the Super Bowl and the Olympic Games. He has also been a part of the leadership team that has garnered recognition for the agency’s growth, including four consecutive years on the Inc. 500|5000 list of Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America.

Adelson-Yan has been a featured speaker at key conferences and events including Click Asia Summit, eMetrics Marketing Optimization Summit and The SEMA Show and is the recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year TMaward. He has appeared on CNN and has been quoted in numerous business publications such as Adweek, Ad Age and ANA Magazine.

Adelson-Yan began his career at various start-ups including (now Q Interactive), a pioneer in the online couponing and lead generation space.
Currently, he is also Partner at Third Prime, a venture firm focused on seed-stage investments with offices in New York, NY and Charleston, SC.

Adelson-Yan graduated with a B.S. in Psychology from Western Kentucky University. 

Judging panel

Alan Schulman

chief creative officer
Deloitte Digital

Babs Rangaiah

Executive Partner, Global Marketing iX

Brigette Kierulf

Director of Brand Marketing

Dipti Bramhandkar

executive planning director, north america, N.Y.
iris Worldwide

Gene Foca

senior vice president and chief marketing officer
Getty Images

Jackie Kahn

Head of Marketing and Communications
Oscar Health

Jeff Adelson-Yan

Co-Founder and President, Levelwing

John Leeman

head of B2B marketing
Samsung Electronics America

Martin Suter

global vp
eB2B Marketplace

Paul Kontonis

chief marketing officer
WHOSAY/Viacom Ad Solutions

Russell Findlay

chief marketing officer

Sarah Acker

senior director, marketing
White Ops

Zach Newcomb

creative agency services lead, north america
Accenture Interactive