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Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Opening Remarks and Trendspotting

Bridging the divide with brand storytelling
Kristin Hansen, Executive Director, Civic Health Project

Unleashing Your ‘Capital S’ Story
Paul Furiga, President and Chief Storyteller, WordWrite

Transforming Leaders into Storytellers
Cheril Clarke, Founder, Phenomenal Writing
Ashley Brown, Clinical Communications Senior Strategist, Atrium Health

Awakening Emotion: How to Solicit, Secure and Share Empathetic Employee Stories
Kevin Martinez, VP, Corporate Citizenship, ESPN

Platforming Purpose: How to craft equitable and inclusive content that celebrates your brand values
Daniel Roberts, Head of Communications, BrightDrop, General Motors
Neil Bates, Digital Content Manager, Nestlé

Modernizing a legacy brand to tell relevant, impactful stories
Michelle Russo, Chief Communications Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Social Storytelling: Building a multi-channel digital storytelling strategy
Adam Hernandez, Digital Storytelling Manager, Microsoft

Building Better Brand Newsrooms
Jim Ylisela, Co-Founder and Senior Partner, Ragan Consulting Group
Ally Hirschlag, Branded Content Editor,, IBM

Audience Reach: Measuring the impact of your stories
Chad Mitchell, Vice President and Head of Content and Digital Platforms, TD Bank
Rob Pettit, Sr. Communications Specialist, Entergy

Video Storytelling
Rachel George, Senior Producer, Green Buzz Agency
Jasmine Hardy, Associate Producer, Green Buzz Agency


Bonus Materials