Roundtable on the State of the Advertising Industry: Equity and Inclusion Matters, Part II
Advertising Educational Foundation
Advertising & Society Quarterly
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On May 11, 2020, a panel of academics and industry leaders came together to discuss the state of equity and inclusion in the advertising industry. In Part II of this roundtable, participants discuss many topics: examples of positive advertising work effectively reflecting and reaching diverse audiences of the 21st century; best practices for producing more diverse and inclusive advertising; how to use advertising to engage all segments of the population and allow people to check their misconceptions about others; how much money and resources go toward diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts in advertising; how to get new talent interested in advertising; how to recruit and retain diverse talent; how to encourage talent to be the change that they want to see in advertising; advice for practitioners, professors, and brands on how to achieve a more equitable, inclusive, and diverse world through advertising.
Lindsey-Warren, Tyrha M.; Chenevert, Amber; Chuku, Yusuf; Gilroy, Tasha; Howell, Marco; James, J. P.; Paul, Lukeisha; Shankar, Shalini; and Thomas, Kevin D., "Roundtable on the State of the Advertising Industry: Equity and Inclusion Matters, Part II" (2020). College of Communication Faculty Research and Publications. 565.
Advertising & Society Quarterly, Vol. 21, No. 3 (Fall 2020). DOI.