Owner of Kempner Communications & Host of Perspective with Katie Kempner
Katie Kempner, an industry thought leader who has spent her entire 18-year career both with the renowned advertising agency CP+B and their holding company MDC Partners, is the owner of Kempner Communications. Most recently Chief Communications Officer for CP+B, Katie oversaw global communications for the agency throughout their eight global offices. She initially originated the role of Communications Director at CP+B in 1996. Under her media guidance, CP+B and their work received tremendous industry and press recognition, which was instrumental in the growth of the agency. In January 2004, while continuing to run the CP+B communications department, she joined parent company MDC Partners as Sr. VP, Director of Corporate Communications where she helped establish their reputation in the US, oversaw all communications for the network and provided strategic communications counsel to their partner firms. In 2011, she returned solely to CP+B to focus on global growth.