About Wenda Harris Millard, President and COO of MediaLink LLC
Wenda Harris Millard is President and COO of MediaLink LLC, a leading strategic advisory and business development firm that provides critical counsel and direction to the media, advertising and entertainment industries and to companies and investors that interact with those sectors. Ms. Millard was previously Co-CEO of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc., Chief Sales Officer at Yahoo!, President of Ziff Davis Internet, and a founding member of the executive team at DoubleClick, where she served as Executive Vice President. She spent 20 years as a magazine executive at Family Circle, New York Magazine, Adweek and others. Ms. Millard was named in 2012 one of the “100 Most Influential Women in Advertising in the Last 100 Years”. She received the 2011 Oracle Award from Springboard; the 2009 ad:tech Lifetime Achievement Award; the 2007 John A. Reisenbach Award for Distinguished Citizenship; the 2006 “Advertising Person of the Year” Silver Medal Award from the AAF and the 2005 Matrix Award for “Women Who Change the World”. Advertising Age also acknowledged her as a “Digital Media Master” -- one of the 20 most influential executives in interactive media. She was the subject of a profile by Tom Brokaw as part of NBC’s “Women to Watch” series.
Interviewed by Freyan Billimoria, Director of Strategic Partnerships