Past Recipients


2013


Diversity Achievement Award Winners:
Pioneers of Diversity – John Wren, President and Chief Executive Officer, Omnicom Group Inc.
Industry Influential – Greg D’Alba , President, CNN News Networks and Turner Digital Ad Sales and Marketing, Turner Broadcasting
Industry Career Achiever – Rich Stoddart, President, Leo Burnett North America
Trendsetter – Luis Miguel Messianu, President and Chief Creative Officer, Alma DDB
Educator – Keisha Vaughn, Chief Diversity Officer and VP of Human Resources, Draftfcb
Corporate Leader – PepsiCo

Mosaic Award Winners: View 2013 Mosaic Award Winners

2012


Diversity Achievement Award Winners:
Industry Career Achiever – Hikmet Ersek, President, Western Union
Trendsetter – Jeff Sautter, EVP, Director of Human Resources, BBDO
Role Model – Pawan J. Mehra, Founder, Améredia
Educator – Young & Rubicam & The United Negro College Fund
Pioneers of Diversity – Advertising Women of New York (AWNY), Omnicom Group, Kang & Lee Advertising
Corporate Leader – General Electric

Mosaic Award Winners: View 2012 Mosaic Award Winners

2011


Diversity Achievement Award Winners:
Corporate Leader: Procter & Gamble
Industry Influential: John B. Osborn, President and Chief Executive Officer, BBDO New York
Industry Career Achiever: Mary Baglivo, CEO New York and CEO/Chair of the Americas, Saatchi & Saatchi
Trendsetter: Josie Thomas, Senior Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer, CBS
Role Model: Michele Thornton, Senior Director Emerging Partnerships, Turner Broadcasting – CNN
Educator: Felicia Geiger, Vice President and Director of Diversity and Inclusion, Deutsch Inc.
Pioneers of Diversity: The TORCH Program; BET; Allstate

Mosaic Award Winners:
Multiethnic Advertising Campaign
Agency: UniWorld Group, Inc.
Client: US Marine Corp
Campaign: Where I'm From

Multiethnic Talent in Advertising
Agency: McCann Worldgroup
Client: Weight Watchers
Campaign: It's a New Day

Multiethnic Media Usage
Agency: interTrend Communications
Client: State Farm
Campaign: “I'm Connected”

Multiethnic Interactive Media
Agency: IW Group, Inc.
Client: MetLife, Inc.
Campaign: Chinese Dragon

Multiethnic Supplier Partners
Corporation: Interpublic Group

Multiethnic Student Programs
Organization: The One Club
Program: One Club Creative Boot Camp

Workforce Diversity
Agency: Leo Burnett
Campaign: Agency Identity and Inclusion Program

2010


Diversity Achievement Award Winners:
Corporate Leader: Michael I. Roth, Chairman & CEO, Iinterpublic Group
Industry Influential: Tim Love, Vice Chairman, Omnicom Group, Inc.
Industry Career Achiever: Carol Sagers, Director of Strategy, McDonald's USA
Trendsetter: Saul Gitlin, Executive Vice President of Strategic Marketing Services/ New Business, Kang & Lee Advertising
Role Model: Michael Gray, President & Owner, G+G Advertising
Educator: Minerva Garcia, Director of Diversity, DDB New York
Pioneers: Johnson & Johnson; The New York Times; Roy Eaton, Former VP, Music Director, Benton & Bowles

Mosaic Award Winners:
Multiethnic Advertising Campaign
Agency: Burrell Communications Group
Client: American Airlines®
Campaign: BlackAtlas.com. Your Passport to the Black Experience Worldwide

Multiethnic Talent in Advertising
Agency: McCann Erickson New York
Client: The ADCOLOR® Industry Coalition
Campaign: Call for Entries The 2010 ADCOLOR® Awards

Multiethnic Media Usage
Agency: interTrend Communications
Client: State Farm Insurance
Campaign: “Bollystar”

Multiethnic Interactive Media
Agency: Hispania Public Relations
Client: General Mills
Campaign: La Receta de Mi Cocina

Multiethnic Interactive Media
Agency: interTrend Communications
Client: JCPenney
Campaign: "ISA" Back -To-School

Multiethnic Supplier Partners
Agency: MEC and SWK Partners
Client: MEC and SWK Partners
Campaign: MEC and SWK Partners

Special Recognition Award
Agency: 135th Street Agency, LLC
Client: City of Miami
Campaign: LOVE ‘N HAITI

Client of the Year
Company: McDonald’s

2009


Diversity Achievement Award Winners:
Trendsetter – BBDO Diversity Council
Educator – Singleton Beato, Director, Human Resources, JWT
Industry Career Achiever – Heide Gardner, SVP, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, Interpublic Group
Industry Influential – Tom Bernardin, Chairman & CEO, Leo Burnett Worldwide
Role Model – Rudy Rodriguez, Director, Multicultural Marketing, General Mills, Inc.
Trendsetter – Cynthia Park, president, Kang & Lee Advertising
Pioneer of Diversity – Louis Carr, President, Broadcast Media Sales, BET
Pioneer of Diversity – Helen Lavelle, Creative Director, Lavelle Murray Advertising
Pioneer of Diversity – Hector and Norma Orci, Co-Founders, Orci
Pioneer of Diversity – PepsiCo, Inc.

Mosaic Award Winners:
Multiethnic Advertising Campaign
Company: Sanders\Wingo Advertising
Client: AT&T
Campaign: Not Just

Multiethnic Media Usage
Company: interTrend Communications
Client: JCPenney
Campaign: Double Happiness

Multiethnic Interactive Media
Company: Dieste Inc.
Client: HP
Campaign: HP Insider

Multiethnic Supplier Partners
Company: Draftfcb
Program: Supplier Diversity Conference

Employee Diversity Program
Company: Valassis
Program: Advancing the Diversity Vision: 2008 and Beyond

Student Diversity Program
Company: McCann Erickson
Program: Mc2 MEGA Program

Workforce Diversity
Company: BBDO New York
Program: Building A Diverse Future

2008


Diversity Achievement Award Winners:
Corporate Leaderr
Educator – DDB Worldwide
Industry Career Achiever – Frank Cooper, vice president, portfolio brands, Pepsi-Cola North America
Industry Influential – Gilbert Davila, VP, multicultural marketing, The Walt Disney Company
Role Model – Tiffany R. Warren, VP, multicultural programs & community outreach, Arnold
Trendsetter – Cynthia Park, president, Kang & Lee Advertising
Pioneer of Diversity – Wally Snyder, president & CEO, American Advertising Federation
Pioneer of Diversity – Byron Lewis, chairman & CEO, UniWorld Group, Inc.
Pioneer of Diversity – Ron Owens, president, Ron Owens & Associates

Mosaic Award Winners:
Multiethnic Advertising Campaign
Company: Burrell Comunications (Lead Agency)
Carol H. Williams Advertising (Tour/Events)
Griot (POS)
Bridge Worldwide (Online)
Client: Procter & Gamble Mulitcultural Development Organization
Campaign: My Black Is Beautiful

Multiethnic Media Usage
Company: interTrend Communications
Client: State Farm Insurance
Campaign: Intersections “I’m Here” – Anthem – Asian Indian

Multiethnic Interactive Media
Company: interTrend Communications
Client: Toyota
Campaign: The Director’s Chair

Multiethnic Supplier Partners
Company: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Program: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Supplier Diversity Program

Employee Diversity Program
Company: The Home Depot
Program: Diversity & Inclusion Program

Student Diversity Program
Company: BBDO
Program: Allen Rosenshine Minority Education & Training Fund

Workforce Diversity
Company: Ogilvy & Mather New York

2007


Diversity Achievement Award Winners:
Corporate Leader – DDB Worldwide
Educator - Baruch College
Industry Career Achiever - Beatriz R. Perez, senior vice president, integrated marketing, Coca-Cola Company North America
Industry Influential - Diego Scotti, vice president, global advertising, American Express
Role Model - Madhu Malhan, minister of culture, Ogilvy & Mather
Trendsetter - Julius Pryor III, vice president, global diversity, consumer and personal care group, Johnson & Johnson
Pioneer - Tom Burrell, founder, Burrell Communications
Pioneer - Earl G. Graves Sr., founder, chairman, CEO, Black Enterprise Magazine
Pioneer - John H. Johnson, founder, Johnson Publishing Company

Mosaic Award Winners:
Multiethnic Ad Campaign
Company: Burrell Communications Group
Client: Olay

Multiethnic Media Usage
Company: Turner Broadcasting Systems Inc.
Client: TBS

Multiethnic Interactive Media
Company: Starcom MediaVest Group
Client: NY/Coca-Cola

Workforce Diversity Program
Company: Starcom MediaVest Group – Chicago & Gannett Co., Inc.

Student Diversity Program:
Company: The Lagrant Foundation

Multiethnic Supplier Partners:
Diversity in Promotions, LLC / Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing, North America, Inc.

2006


Diversity Achievement Award Winners:
Corporate Leader – Advertiser – AOL
Corporate Leader – Agency – BBDO
Educator – Stephen J. Sweeny, Ph.D. – The College of New Rochelle School of New Resources
Industry Influential – Advertiser – Marlene V. Coulis, VP – brand management, Anheuser-Busch
Industry Influential – Agency – Dolores Kunda, president & CEO, Lapiz Agency

Mosaic Award Winners:
Advertiser/Agency of the Year
Agency: Burrell Communications
Advertiser: Verizon

Multicultural Ad Campaign
Company: E. Morris Communications
Client: Tyson Foods

Multicultural Media Usage
Company: La Agencia De Orcí
Client: Verizon Corporate Brand

Employee Diversity
Valassis

Workforce Diversity
Compayn: DDB Worldwide – Chicago
Client: McDonalds

Multicultural Student Career Development
DDB Worldwide/NY

2005


Diversity Achievement Winners:
Industry Career Achiever – Dr. Henry McKinnell, Chairman, Pfizer
Industry Influential – Darryl B. Hazel, VP, North America Marketing
Role Model – Jerri DeVard, SVP, Brand Management and Marketing Communications, Verizon Communications
Educator – Douglass Alligood, Senior VP, Special Markets, BBDO
Trendsetter – Esther Lee, SVP, Chief Creative Officer, The Coca-Cola Company
Corporate Leader – FedEx

Mosaic Award Winners:
Workforce Diversity
DaimlerChrysler

Multicultural Ad Campaign
Inbev – Lápiz Integrated Hispanic Marketing
Johnson & Johnson – Lowe Worldwide

Multicultural Media Usage
Tyson Foods

Multicultural Supplier Partners
Staples

Student Diversity Program
BrownPartners Multicultural Marketing

2004


Diversity Achievement Award Winners:
Industry Career Achiever – Carlos M. Gutierrez, Kellogg Company
Industry Influential – Viacom
Role Model – Eartha Kitt
Educator – Family Friendly Programming Forum
Trendsetter – Frank C. Ginsberg, Avrett Free & Ginsberg Advertising
Corporate Leader – The Coca-Cola Company

Mosaic Award Winners:
Workforce Diversity
Cox Media

Multicultural Ad Campaign
Ortho Biotech-Procrit-Anderson DDB, Toronto
Allstate Insurance-Kang & Lee Advertising
United States Navy-Campbell-Ewald-Global Hue-Accentmarketing
Procter & Gamble-Pantene Relaxed & Natural-Carol H. Williams-Grey Advertising

Multicultural Media Usage
MasterCard

Multicultural Supplier Partners
DaimlerChrysler

2003


Diversity Achievement Award Winners:
Industry Career Achiever – Emilio Alvarez-Recio, Colgate
Industry Influential – David Bell, The Interpublic Group of Companies
Role Model – Judy Hu, General Electric
Educator – Rance Crain, Ad Age
Trendsetter – Louis Carr, Black Entertainment Television
Corporate Leader – Johnson & Johnson

Mosaic Award Winners:
Corporate Honoree
Pepsi Cola North America
Kraft Foods, Inc. / Post Cereals

Spirit of Progress Honorees
Filipinas Magazine
Hispanic Business Inc.
Central City Productions, Inc.

Advocacy Honorees
U.S. Congressman Robert Menendez, Democratic Caucus
U.S. Congresswoman Carolyn Kilpatrick
Commissioner Mozelle Thompson, U.S. Federal Trade Commission

2002


Diversity Achievement Award Winners:
Industry Career Achiever – Earl Graves Sr., Black Enterprise Magazine
Industry Influential – The Unanue Family, Goya Foods Inc.
Role Model – Indra Nooyi, PepsiCo.
Educator – The Torch Organization
Trendsetter – Eliot Kang, Kang & Lee Advertising
Corporate Leader – Pfizer Inc.
Diversity Lifetime Achievement – Caroline Jones (posthumous)

Mosaic Award Winners:
Corporate Honorees
American Family Insurance
McDonald's Corporation
Pepsi Cola North America

Individual Honorees

Eduardo Caballero, Caballero Television & Caballero Spanish Media
Clarence Smith, Essence Communications

2001


Diversity Achievement Award Winners:
Industry Career Achiever – Catherine Liggins Hughes, Radio One Inc.
Industry Influential – Byron Lewis, UniWorld Group Inc.
Role Model – Jose Cubas, Siboney USA
Educator – Constance Cannon Frazier, Howard University
Trendsetter – Russell Simmons, Rush Communications & Phat Farm
Corporate Leader – Verizon

Mosaic Award Winners:
Corporate Honorees
Leo Burnett U.S.A.
Lincoln Mercury PepsiCo
The Procter and Gamble Company
United States Postal Service
Verizon Communications

Individual Honorees
David Bell, The Interpublic Group of Companies
Joaquin Blaya, Radio Unica
John H. Johnson, Johnson Publishing Company
Arthur Liu, Multicultural Radio Broadcasting, Inc.
Robert L. Wehling, The Procter & Gamble Company