Marketing Leaders Circle (MLC) is launching a global members platform for marketers in the B2B media and entertainment industry.

Marketing Leaders Circle’s founding patrons include IABM and DPP and the advisory board is made up of Anne-Louise Buick: VP Global Revenue Marketing, Avid; Lisa Collins: Head of Marketing and Membership Engagement, IABM; Ben Davenport: Portfolio Manager, Vidispine; Jayne de Ville: Marketing Manager, DPP; Ellen Grogan: Sr. Strategic Mgr., Media & Entertainment Content Marketing, Unity and Jon Finegold: Chief Marketing Officer, Signiant

MLC members will have access to events, an online forum, a jobs board, networking opportunities and a members’ directory.

Jaisica Lapsiwala, founder of content agency Purple Ripple and co-founder of Soho Media Club, has been appointed as Content Director for MLC.

“A network for marketing leaders will be an invaluable resource, connecting professionals from across the media supply chain,” says Jayne de Ville, DPP Marketing Manager and MLC Advisory Board member. “Just as the DPP brings together customers and suppliers to solve problems and create opportunities, as a founding patron of the Marketing Leaders Circle, we look forward to helping marketers connect with their peers from across the globe to collaborate, share knowledge and create an insightful and informed community.”

Lisa Collins, MLC Advisory Board member and Head of Marketing and Membership engagement at IABM says, “I’m delighted to be joining the Marketing Leaders Circle Advisory Board representing IABM as a founding patron. The MLC is a great initiative – allowing individuals working in a marketing role in the global B2B media and entertainment industry to network, share knowledge and learn new skills. IABM is passionate about collaboration and brings all sides of the industry closer together. Collaboration is the way of the future and the MLC is embracing it with its commitment to sharing knowledge, learning new skills and working together. I am looking forward to working with marketing leaders across the world to share skills and help and support new entrants and experienced hands alike.”

Jon Creamer