SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT
Daryl brings more than 25 years of experience spanning branding, mobile technology, advertising, media, digital content creation, sponsorship and sports marketing across the wireless, beverage and other Industries.
Prior to joining MediaLink, Evans led AT&T’S consumer advertising as well as marketing communications and merchandising for consumer products including AT&T wireless, U-verse TV and connected wireless products. Evans joined AT&T in 2001, the founding year of Cingular Wireless, and drove the creation of the Cingular brand. In 2007 Cingular rebranded to AT&T and Evans’ responsibility expanded to all of the company’s consumer products.
Before joining AT&T he served as managing director—North American Marketing for Randstad, the third largest employment company in the world, headquartered in Amsterdam. Prior to that, Evans served McCann-Erickson Worldwide as SVP/director of client services. In that position, he managed accounts such as Coca-Cola, Motorola, Georgia-Pacific and AFLAC among others.
Over his career Evans and his teammates have won multiple Cannes Lions, Effies and other awards.
Evans is currently a member of the Board of Visitors of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the American Advertising Federation, The Alliance Theatre, The College Football Hall of Fame and The Atlanta Convention and Business Bureau (2015 chairman) He is also on the Board of Trustees and is immediate past chairman of the Chick-fil-A PeachBowl.
Evans holds a Bachelor’s Degree in business administration from the University of North Carolina and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
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