Ale Lariu, Founder/CEO, shout

Most recently, Ale was SVP Group Creative Director at McCann, where she worked with clients like MasterCard, General Mills, Kohls, Nikon and Verizon. In 2010, Fast Company magazine named her one of their Top 100 most creative people in business (# 29) beating out Tom Ford, Jamie Oliver and the founder of FourSquare. Ale teaches at Hyper Island, Miami Ad School, and Boulder Digital Works. She also writes a monthly column for the Brazilian version of Wired and is on the board of the Art Directors Club.

Agency of Record: Shout

Launched by agency aces, Ale Lariu and Amanda Jaskiewicz, shout works with start-ups and global brands targeting women. Shout is staffed by 3,000+professional women, based in 14 cities across the world.  Their unique collaborative model harnesses the collective wisdom of female art directors, copywriters, marketing strategists, producers and graphic designers – many with a strength in digital.