As VP of marketing solutions for Condé Nast Media Group, Pat Connolly oversees the creative, account planning, and activation groups charged with conceptualizing and executing client marketing programs by leveraging the extensive resources of the Condé Nast brand portfolio. Before taking on this role, Connolly helped launch Condé Nast Ideactive, a brand content group that is now part of the broader Condé Nast marketing solutions portfolio. As a result of his experience in content and brand publishing, Connolly recently served as a 2013 Cannes Lions judge for the branded content and entertainment category.
Prior to joining Condé Nast, Connolly was SVP, group director media and marketing at Digitas, leading the global advertising business for Delta Air Lines and the Kraft Foods CRM media relationship. Connolly was also the North American media lead for the Digitas mobile practice, leading key partnerships with platforms and vendors including DoubleClick, Google, and Millennial Media.
Connolly holds a B.A. in English from the University at Buffalo and a Master's degree in Marketing Communications from Florida State University.
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