Vice President, Digital at Edelman
Marketing and Advertising | Houston, Texas Area, US
Deven serves as vice president for the social-digital practice in one of Edelman's offices within their worldwide network. Known for counseling teams on how to navigate the connected online conversation, Deven is applying his global experience with Fortune 50 organizations to help companies find and unlock the insights that both promote and protect their brands.
Current clients span industries such as financial services, economic development, healthcare, energy, retail and food and beverage. Deven just wrapped up his Super Bowl Host Committee marketing role, having worked closely with business leaders in Houston to have successfully produced a well-received NFL championship game for fans from around the globe.
Prior to Edelman, Deven was VP of Marketing for a SaaS start-up that provided registration and ticketing infrastructure for music festivals, air shows and motor sports events. Prior to that, Deven helped pioneer digital marketing, social media, mobile and payment solutions at companies like Sara Lee, Johnson & Johnson, AT&T, the NBA and Dell.
Specialties: Strategic and social business planning, developing integrated marketing communications strategies, customer insights, advertising, sales, social media, digital marketing, brand and corporate communications, public relations and experience design.