MediaLink creates competitive advantage and growth strategies by navigating and connecting Silicon Valley, Madison Avenue, Hollywood and Wall Street.

At The Center Of Change



Don’t just survive the marketplace -
Drive it.

In our constantly evolving business world, adapting is not good enough. At MediaLink, we live at the intersection of media, marketing, advertising, entertainment, technology, and finance. We are uniquely connected to see and seize opportunities in shifting landscapes. To us, disruption is an open door and pipe dreams are possibilities.

We do more than help our clients survive change; we provide insight and experience to help businesses drive vigorous and sustainable growth. Our team has the knowledge and expertise to help clients be successful because we have built, fixed, and run businesses; we have managed P+Ls, sales, marketing and product teams.

Everything we do is informed by an operational lens; we are a team of practitioners, not theorists. Our strategies and solutions are steeped in pragmatism and designed for action and implementation. We help our clients find opportunity in change—and drive it.

What we do


MediaLink works with organizations that are not satisfied with maintaining the status quo. We drive growth and foster innovation by identifying key challenges, providing practical strategies and tactics, and helping implement the solutions. We keep business moving with minimal disruption.

The practice areas below depict a cross-section of the work we are engaged to do. Please scroll through to read more about the solutions MediaLink offers:

Who we are


Founded in 2004 by Michael E. Kassan, MediaLink is a strategic advisory and business development firm. In 2009, Wenda Harris Millard, a digital pioneer, partnered with Michael to build what is today an experienced team of over 75 proven leaders with operating experience in media, marketing, advertising, entertainment, technology, and finance. We work to drive growth and competitive advantage for organizations of all sizes, from global, Fortune 100 brands to startups.

  • Michael Kassan
    Michael E. Kassan
    Chairman & CEO
  • Wenda Harris Millard
    Wenda Harris Millard
    President & COO
  • Grant Gittlin
    Grant Gittlin
  • David Anderson
    David Anderson
    Senior Vice President
  • Devrie DeMarco
    Devrie DeMarco
    Senior Vice President
  • Daryl Evans
    Daryl Evans
    SVP Mobile, Media and Advertising Strategy
  • Bernhard Glock
    Bernhard Glock
    Senior Vice President
  • Jason Haikara
    Jason Haikara
    Senior Vice President
  • Sunil Kapadia
    Sunil Kapadia
    Senior Vice President
  • Brett Kassan Smith
    Brett Kassan Smith
    Senior Vice President
  • Lesley Klein
    Lesley Klein
    Senior Vice President
  • Guy McCarter
    Guy McCarter
    Senior Vice President
  • Laurie Rosenfield
    Laurie Rosenfield
    SVP, Executive Search
  • Dee Salomon
    Dee Salomon
    SVP, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Cleary Simpson
    Cleary Simpson
    Senior Vice President
  • Karl Spangenberg
    Karl Spangenberg
    Senior Vice President
  • Matt Spiegel
    Matt Spiegel
    SVP/GM, Marketing & Technology Solutions
  • JC Uva
    JC Uva
    Senior Vice President
  • Bill Westcott
    Bill Westcott
    Senior Vice President
  • Mark Berns
    Mark Berns
    Vice President
  • Alexis Boerger
    Alexis Boerger
    Vice President
  • Deborah Carroll
    Deborah Carroll
    Vice President, Executive Search
  • Neil Carty
    Neil Carty
    Vice President
  • Shane Maidy
    Shane Maidy
    Vice President
  • Mandy Majchrzak
    Vice President
  • Daniel Patry
    Daniel Patry
    Vice President, Executive Search
  • Katie Peek
    Katie Peek
    Vice President
  • James Rasulo
    James Rasulo
    Vice President
  • Lucy Rosen
    Lucy Rosen
    Chief Of Staff, Office of Wenda Harris Millard
  • Jessica Sachs
    Jessica Sachs
    Vice President
  • Robbie Salter
    Robbie Salter
    Chief of Stuff
  • Kerry Twibell
    Kerry Twibell
    Vice President
  • Preeya Bhajandas
    Preeya Bhajandas
    Finance Director
  • Ryan Engler
    Ryan Engler
    Senior Associate
  • Caitlin Kelly
    Caitlin Kelly
    Senior Associate
  • Steve Lavner
    Senior Associate
  • Kara Loquist
    Kara Loquist
  • Brenna Tooley
    Brenna Tooley
  • Karega Atkinson
    Karega Atkinson
    Technical Analyst
  • Andrew Citrin
    Andrew Citrin
    Research Manager
  • Issac Cohen
    Issac Cohen
    Manager of Research - Executive Search
  • David Etter
    David Etter
  • Daniel Greenberg
    Daniel Greenberg
  • Kasra Jafroodi
    Kasra Jafroodi
  • Vilna Joven
    Vilna Joven
    Executive Assistant to Michael Kassan
  • April Manzanares
    April Manzanares
    Executive Assistant to Wenda Harris Millard
  • Diana Perez
    Diana Perez
    Office Manager - Executive Assistant
  • Danny Steiner
    Danny Steiner
  • Chelsea Sturges
    Chelsea Sturges
    Events Coordinator
  • Greer Tessler
    Greer Tessler
  • Tiffany Thompson
    Tiffany Thompson
    Executive Assistant to Michael Kassan
  • Evan Waldenberg
    Evan Waldenberg
    Research and Operations Coordinator
  • Robin Wallace
    Robin Wallace
    Coordinator Executive Search
  • Vickey White
    Vickey White
    Senior Accountant
  • Anastasia Williams
    Anastasia Williams
  • Lauren Young
    Lauren Young
    Senior Events Manager


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