Thaler is responsible for some of America’s most famous relevant and touching advertising campaigns in the industry. Linda has personally authored and composed campaign jingles that are among the industry’s gold standard such as “I Don’t Wanna Grow Up, I’m a Toys “R” Us Kid” and “Kodak Moments”. She serves as the CEO and Chief Creative Office of Publicis Kaplan Thaler, A fully-integrated advertising agency with digital, social and technology at it’s core.
She is the best-selling author of the Power of Small: Why Little Things Make All the Difference, and The Power of Nice: How to Conquer the Business World with Kindness. Linda has been featured on NBC’s The Today Show, Nightline and in Newsweek and O, The Oprah Magazine.
Linda will speak on the topic of GRIT – Guts, Resilience, Industriousness and Tenacity. She will share some of her personal experiences, inspiring stories and anecdotes of both well-known and everyday individuals, along with scientific evidence about the power of GRIT.