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An annual discussion of upfronts and the future of media buying

June 5th ♦ Breakfast ♦ Cipriani 42nd St, NY

The 2018 IRTS NEWSMAKER BREAKFAST will take place on Tuesday, June 5th at Cipriani 42nd Street. We invite the industry to join us for this popular upfront event that is known for its candid, conversational style that includes valuable insights on the transformation taking place in agency-client-media relationships.

Embrace the IRTS mission of BUILDING FUTURE MEDIA LEADERS by warmly welcoming the 2018 class of IRTS Summer Fellows onstage at this event in their first industry appearance.

– Advance Purchase Required –

For reservation options please click here“Media Marketplace: 2018” Newsmaker Breakfast Reservation Form
Contact JOYCE TUDRYN at 212-867-6650, option 2, ext. 11 for purchase and other inquiries into next year’s event.



2018 IRTS Newsmaker panelist: Dani Benowitz, EVP of Strategic Investment at MAGNA

Dani Benowitz
EVP, Strategic Investment

2018 IRTS Newsmaker panelist: Joe Bihlmier, VP of Global Media at American Express

Joe Bihlmier
VP, Global Media
American Express

2018 IRTS Newsmaker panelist: John Muszynski, Chief Investment Officer at Spark Foundry

John Muszynski
Chief Investment Officer
Spark Foundry

2018 IRTS Newsmaker panelist: Catherine Sullivan, President of US Investment at Omnicom Media Group
Catherine Sullivan
President, U.S. Investment
Omnicom Media Group
2018 IRTS Newsmaker panelist: Brian Wieser, Senior Analyst, Advertising/Media/Internet at Pivotal
Brian Wieser, CFA
Senior Analyst – Advertising/Media/Internet

Jack Myers. Headshot

Jack Myers (Moderator)
Founder, Media Ecologist


Seats must be reserved and confirmed in advance. Online reservations are not available for the annual breakfast. Please contact Joyce Tudryn at (212) 867-6650, ext. 11. (dial 2 when prompted prior to extension)

For reservation options please click here: “Media Marketplace: 2018” Newsmaker Breakfast Reservation Form 

IRTS Newsmaker Breakfast: Media Marketplace Stage

For Tables, Tickets, Other Inquiries:

Joyce Tudryn, 212-867-6650, Option 2, Ext. 11


IRTS Foundation