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The workshop “Thinking Inside the Box: Reinventing Wheels and Finding Joy in Unlevel Playing Fields” features Bill Imada, Chairman and Chief Connectivity Officer of IW Group. Participants will learn innovative strategies to move beyond traditional storytelling, pivot effectively in dynamic environments, and enhance creativity. Imada’s expertise in multicultural marketing and leadership will empower attendees to navigate challenges with agility and advance their professional growth.


Bill Imada is Chairman and Chief Connectivity Officer of IW Group, a public relations and marketing agency specializing in the multicultural markets. Bill and his agency represent clients such as AARP, BMS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Lexus, Nielsen, Northwestern Mutual, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Walmart, Walt Disney, Warner Bros. Pictures Entertainment, Wells Fargo, and many others. Bill serves on the boards of the ANA Educational Foundation, Coalition for Asian Pacifics in Entertainment, Institute for Public Relations, LAGRANT Foundation, National ACE, PBS Southern California, and the Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations. Earlier this year, Bill was named to the American Advertising Federation’s Advertising Hall of Fame.


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ACEL Member Early Bird Rate Before 7/28/2024General Registration After 7/28/2024
COMMUNITY RECEPTION: (Fri, 08/23, 5:00-7:00pm | Keynote Speaker: TBD)$35.00$50.00
AWARDS GALA: (Sat., 08/24, 5:00-8:30pm | Keynote Speaker: TBD)$200.00$250.00
DAY PASS: Friday Conference (Fri., 08/23) Access to 10 Workshops/Seminars, Lunch & Reception$325.00$425.00
DAY PASS: Sat. Conference (Sat., 08/24) Access to 10 Workshops/Seminars & Lunch & Conference Gala$425.00$525.00
ALL-INCLUSIVE PASS: Best Deal!** (Friday, August 23 - Saturday, August, 24)   Full Access to Reception, Conference and Gala Event$625.00$750.00
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