Kelly McDonald

Kelly McDonald, Advertising NSB, Diversity/Inclusion, Consumer Trends, Consumer Experience, marketing, Multicultural Marketing Kelly McDonald, Advertising NSB, Diversity/Inclusion, Consumer Trends, Consumer Experience, marketing, Multicultural Marketing

Kelly McDonald Bio

Kelly McDonald is considered one of the nation's top experts in diversity & inclusion, leadership, marketing, the customer experience and consumer trends. She is the founder of McDonald Marketing, which has twice been named one of the "Top Ad Agencies in the U.S." by Advertising Age magazine and ranked as one of the fastest-growing independently-owned companies in the U.S. by Inc. Magazine.

Her client experience includes brands such as Toyota, Chubb, NASA, Kimberly-Clark, Nike, Harley-Davidson, Miller-Coors, and Sherwin-Williams.

Kelly was named one of the "10 Most Booked Speakers in the U.S." and ranked #1 on the list of "25 Hot Speakers" by Successful Meetings Magazine.

She has been featured on CNBC, in Forbes, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Fast Company, on CNNMoney.com and more.

She is the author of four bestselling books on diversity & inclusion, marketing, the customer experience and leadership.

Her latest, "It's Time to Talk about Race at Work: Every Leader's Guide to Making Progress on Diversity, Equity & Inclusion" debuted as the #1 Bestselling Business Book in the U.S.

Kelly lives in Denver and when she's not on the road speaking, she enjoys boxing (yes, boxing, not kickboxing) - and shopping for high heels.