Founder & CEO

Ilana Golant is a marketing and PR executive, an attorney, and a former government official. She is also the mother of a toddler with food allergies.

Ilana is the Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director of Palisades Media Ventures, a subsidiary of WPP, where she works with leading media organizations, academic institutions, and Fortune 100 clients. Previously, Ilana worked in strategy and business development at NBCUniversal News Group and served as editorial director for strategic content and news partnerships at CNBC. Prior to joining NBCU, she was an attorney-advisor in the Office of Financial Stability at the U.S. Department of Treasury and an attorney at Mayer Brown LLP. She received her B.A. from Columbia University and her J.D. from the New York University School of Law.

Board of Directors*

Ilana D. Golant, Chair
Canem Arkan
Amy DiElsi
Michelle Lobel
Sue Dickey MacArthur
Christine Olsen, M.D. 
Natalie Ram
Bellanca Smigel Rutter

*in formation

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