Christena J. Pyle
Christena J. Pyle

Director of Diversity & Inclusion

Christena J. Pyle currently serves as Director of Diversity & Inclusion at Omnicom Group and Director of ADCOLOR. In these roles she is responsible for executing an Omnicom-wide inclusion strategy focused on the recruitment, advancement and retention of diverse talent. She serves as a cross-network liaison aligning the strategy with each company’s business objectives. Christena launched her career in advertising as an account manager on IBM at Ogilvy New York, before transitioning to Wieden + Kennedy where she produced award-winning campaigns for multinational clients including Nike, ESPN and Heineken. In 2012, she helped build Wieden + Kennedy’s mobile capability by partnering with ADCOLOR to develop their first-ever mobile app. In addition to her roles with Omnicom and ADCOLOR, Christena serves on judging panels for the American Advertising Federation (AAF) Mosaic Awards, AAF Most Promising Minority Student Program and on ADCOLOR's Advisory Board. She is currently a member of the 4A’s Multicultural Advertising Intern Program (MAIP) Alumni Board after serving as President from 2013 –2015. In 2011, Christena was named one of NV Magazine's Movers & Shakers. In 2012, ADCOLOR presented her with an Unsung Hero Award. Additionally, in 2014, she was recognized with the JWT Innovator of Change Award. She holds degrees in both aviation flight science and communications from University of South Florida.
Rita Rodriguez
Rita Rodriguez

Executive Vice President

Rita Rodriguez is currently Executive Vice President at Omnicom Group where she leads the multi-agency integration and innovation for PepsiCo. With more than twenty-five years of marketing experience, Rita has a proven track record of transforming major brands and building businesses. Having worked on both sides of the business, agency and client, Rita has a unique mix of strategic expertise; brand building and collaboration skills that can help define and lead a course of action for clients and their brands. Rita was previously CEO of Imagination, an experiential integrated communications company. Prior to Imagination, she was CEO of the U.S. arm of WPP’s The Brand Union, a strategic branding and design firm, where she led the repositioning and rebranding of multiple businesses and served as a strategic advisor and partner for clients on brand and business issues. Before joining The Brand Union in 2004, Rita was Managing Director of Corporate Branding at Omnicom’s Interbrand. Rita began her career in Houston at AT&T, where over the course of her career she served as Director of Business and Consumer Marketing, International Marketing Director, Director of Product Marketing and Communications Services and General Manager of HomeTown Network (HTN), working in both the U.S. and London.
Tiffany R. Warren
Tiffany R. Warren

Senior Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer

As Senior VP, Chief Diversity Officer for Omnicom Group, Tiffany R. Warren leads the strategy that enhances the Omnicom vision to be a world class, benchmark company for sustainable diversity and inclusion and aligning this critical practice with the company’s business objectives and clients’ results. She oversees a team focused on Omnicom-wide change efforts for the advancement and retention of top performing talent inclusive of women, people of color and LGBT’s in work culture. Recognized as a leader and visionary in the field of diversity, Tiffany is a talent strategist with 20+ years of championing diverse professionals in the advertising industry. In 2005, she founded ADCOLOR, which has launched the ADCOLOR Industry Conference, ADCOLOR Awards and ADCOLOR University. As President of ADCOLOR, she is deeply involved in the direction the industry is taking around diversity. In addition to her roles with Omnicom and ADCOLOR, Tiffany serves on the boards of GLAAD, The American Advertising Federation and The Ghetto Film School. She is also a member of the 4A's Diversity Committee and the AAF Mosaic Center Executive Council, through which she helps prepare diverse talent to soar in careers with longevity and purpose. Tiffany was honored as an Advertising Age Woman to Watch, AAF Hall of Achievement Inductee and The Jack Avrett Volunteer Award Recipient, Black Enterprise Top Executives in Diversity, AAF Pioneer in Diversity Award (Omnicom Group), 4A's MAIP Gladiator Award, the National Association Black Journalists' Patricia L. Tobin Media Professional Award Recipient, The European Diversity Awards' Global Diversity Champion Award, the Woman of Distinction Award from the Girl Scouts of Greater New York, Black Institute's Media Leadership Award and AAF District 2 "Role Model" Diversity Achievement Award. Tiffany is a proud graduate of The Winsor School and Bentley University.