Women & Diversity

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The 4A’s has long been a champion of gender equality and diversity in advertising. Our latest efforts include additional training opportunities, partnerships and a new series to help women and members of diverse groups extend their reach.

See It & Be It Series

New, though provoking content that promotes gender equality and diversity in advertising.

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Glass Ladder Series

Essential training examining the challenges and opportunities of the next generation of female leaders.

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All Content on Women & Diversity

WONGDOODY and MomsRising Launch #IPumpedHere Campaign to Support Breastfeeding Moms

4A's Member

WONGDOODY and non-profit advocacy group MomsRising have teamed up to launch #IPumpedHere, a multi-faceted campaign to drive attention to the serious lack of clean, legal places for breastfeeding mothers to pump when they return to work.

Behind the Scenes: Valerie Graves – Valerie Graves Creative

Ever wonder what it felt like to be one of a few black ad women to work on an auto account a few decades ago? Hear what Valerie Graves experienced while working in a general market (vs. minority owned) agency.

See It & Be It: Sandi Harari of BARKER

4A's Member

This creative leader shares her ideas on how to succeed in advertising if you’re a young person and/or female.

Behind the Scenes: Shelly Lazarus – Chairman Emeritus, Ogilvy & Mather

Ogilvy’s Shelly Lazarus reflects on her career as a woman in advertising.

#Admom

4A's Member

The first-person experiences of a new mom working in an ad agency

Dispelling the Myths of the Gender “Ambition Gap”

Research Services

BCG’s analysis of two of their global employee surveys of 200,000 respondents reveals that women start their careers with just as much ambition as men, but ambition can be negatively changed over time due to their day-to-day experiences at work. BCG provides four steps that CEOs can take to make a difference.

In Case You Missed It – March 2017

Marketing & Communications

In case you missed it in March, Senate Kills Off Privacy Laws, Agency Goes Bold for Justive, “See It & Be It” BBDO’s Tara DeVeaux, & more.

Our Industry Needs to Stand with Creative Parents

4A's Member

How to retain creative talent by supporting them as parents

“See It & Be It”: Tara DeVeaux, CMO of BBDO

4A's Member

BBDO’s CMO shares her insights into the opportunities and challenges facing women and people of color