Adrian Parker, Global Vice President of Marketing for Patrón Tequila
- Location: GoToWebinar
- RSVP Deadline: Thursday, September 17, 2020
Adrian Parker, Global Vice President of Marketing for Patrón Tequila and a FAMU alum, will be our speaker on September 18. A favorite among the speakers at last year’s FPRA Annual Conference, he will share his stories, successes, challenges, and lessons learned while bringing brands to international domination.
About the Speaker
Adrian Parker is Global Vice President of Marketing for Patrón Tequila, overseeing a portfolio of luxury brands including the world’s #1 premium tequila. He leads a team of marketers at parent company Bacardi Limited, responsible for brand strategy, product innovation, creative, media, packaging, digital and experiential in more than 100 countries.
In 2020, Adrian was inducted into the American Advertising Federation’s Hall of Achievement for his impact on the industry and the community. In 2019, Adrian was recognized by the CMO Club for Creativity & Storytelling, and Adweek named him a Brand Star for his work on relaunching Grey Goose Vodka. In 2013 Crain’s magazine named Adrian one of the top Digital Marketers of the Year and his bold approach to leading innovation has been celebrated by Black Enterprise magazine, The Network Journal, Forrester Research and numerous books, articles and keynotes.
Previously, Adrian owned a marketing agency and held leadership roles at Intuit, Kate Spade, RadioShack and Foot Locker. As an active mentor and volunteer, Adrian is an advisor on the AdAge Diversity Panel, the AdWeek Executive Mentor Program and Bacardi’s corporate Global Reflections D&I committee.
He and his wife, Alisha, have 3 children – Caleb, Chloe and Chandler. They are passionate about supporting local community groups, their church and global relief organizations in Africa and South America.
Adrian is a graduate of Florida A&M University and holds certifications in Entrepreneurship from Southern Methodist University and Leadership from Harvard Business School.
The RSVP deadline is Thursday, September 17. Please RSVP by the deadline for the following rates:
Member – $10
“Future Member” (Non-Member) – $20
Students – FREE
Members who RSVP after September 17 will be charged $20.
Please RSVP using the form below. You will then be taken to a PayPal page. After you complete your RSVP, you will be emailed a link to register with GoToWebinar.