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Mandy Walis

VP, Product Strategy Management

As VP of Product Strategy Management, Mandy is responsible for leading initiatives related to the growth and improvement of Essence. 

Mandy joined Essence in 2012 to lead a portion of the Google business. She has since worked across the majority of North American clients, including T-Mobile, Target and NBCUniversal. A founder of [email protected], Mandy is passionate about the promotion of gender equity and is an engaged coach and mentor to women in the agency. Prior to Essence, Mandy worked at Optimedia (now Spark Foundry) and Mullen (now MullenLowe).

Mandy studied at Lehigh University where she earned a B.S. in Business and Economics. 

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Mandy sits on the board of Street Soccer USA, a non-profit teaching life skills via the game of soccer in underserved communities.