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We believe that the best ideas come from collaboration. We showcase innovative and results-oriented interactive marketing. In doing so, we increase our collective knowledge and inspire future success.
We connect and elevate the awareness of LA's creative community among national marketers by fostering ideas, business and talent.
We inspire through education, social and philanthropic events that align with the needs of the ad community.
We educate, offering training support with an emphasis on diverse multi-cultural representation and improving skills in emerging areas of marketing.
Become a Member
At ThinkLA we believe in collaboration, creativity, and the kind of artistic alchemy that can only happen in Los Angeles. And we believe it all starts with you. Our members work in diverse areas of the industry, including brand marketers, publishers, broadcast, print and online media companies, ad-tech companies, entertainment and production companies, advertising/digital/marketing agencies and industry suppliers. Through advocacy, education, networking, and outreach, ThinkLA aims to be a leader in bringing new business to the region and expanding existing businesses.
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Our events draw brand marketers, agency and entertainment execs, media planners/buyers, ad-tech companies, and publishers in record numbers looking for ways to connect, inspire, and share insights… and they are your target audience! Our events feature top-level speakers an cutting-edge topics that educate, connect, facilitate collaboration, promote our members, and give back to the community.
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with ThinkLA! Volunteers are the heart of our organization and make our events thrive. Once we have reviewed your submission, we will reach out if the right opportunity opens up.
ThinkLA's diversity-driven mentorship program supports the new generation of leaders within our industry. We connect emerging, diverse talent with seasoned professionals that are passionate about giving back. Mentees are given the opportunity to be matched with a wide-array of Mentors across different talents, races, genders, career paths, and more, to gain a deeper understanding of the ad industry’s business practices and culture, gain expertise, build a professional network, and design realistic goals.
For aspiring creatives who are pursuing a career in advertising, the ThinkLA Mentorship Program is the opportunity to talk with leading creative professionals in Los Angeles who can help guide, answer questions, and support their dreams and goals.
Spanning three evenings, ThinkLA's Intern Summit in L.A. gives interns the opportunity to connect with their fellow young professionals over snacks and cocktails while learning insider tips and tricks from seasoned ad pros, all designed to help them survive their first years in advertising.
Presenters at ThinkLA events and classes are selected by our event committees in conjunction with ThinkLA staff. Our educational events and professional development classes feature industry experts who provide thought leadership and best practices, cutting-edge research and unique insights. Our goal is to provide inspiring content that entertains and informs our audience.