Global Director of Marketing
Gap Inc.

"I’m looking forward to participating in this years Drum marketing awards as it’s not enough being in the marketing community and creating great work – the marketing community isn’t just about creation, it’s about giving feedback and recognition to elevate your peers, those that seek to learn, and the newcomers that deserve a shot. I hope to see thought provoking work, and work that progresses the cultural zeitgeist."

Eric Toda joined Gap, Inc (NYSE: GPS) 2017. Previously, Eric was the Global Head of Social Marketing and Editorial Content at Airbnb, where he was responsible for the digital brand marketing efforts for the company; Super Bowl, The Oscars, and most notably the counter message to the 'Trump Travel Ban". Prior to Airbnb, Eric was the Global Head of Digital at Nike (NYSE: NKE) for US Football, Baseball and Men's Training. At Nike he was responsible for the global social media strategy, .com, sports/league partnerships, video games, and other digital initiatives.


Prior to Nike, he worked in Global Marketing Solutions at Facebook (NASDAQ: FB), where he managed a team responsible for ensuring development of strategic partnerships, brand integration, and marketing strategy.
Eric is also on the advisory board of directors at the Opal Labs, Chronicle, and Healthy Hearts Institute, which is a Health and Wellness educational center designed to reduce the obesity rate in under-served communities.

 

Judging panel

Alex Gallagher

Chief Marketing Officer
Unidays

Alex Kelly

Group Head of Marketing
Jigsaw

Alicia Grimes-Gibson

Marketing Director
Dolce & Gabbana Beauty, UK & Ireland

Angela Jobson

Global Brand Director, LEGOLAND Discovery Centres, The Eye brand, The Dungeons
Merlin Entertainments Group Ltd

Anna Stark

Head of Marketing sloggi - Northern Europe (UK/IE/Nordics/Benelux)
‎Triumph International

Ben Carter

UK Marketing Director
JUST EAT UK

Carol Graham

Marketing Director
Graham's Family Dairy

Claire Hilton

Marketing Director
Barclays

Denise Kutzer

Western Europe Incubate Marketing Director
Converse

Eric Toda

Global Director of Marketing
Gap Inc.

Gareth Helm

Chief Marketing Officer
ZPG

Guy-Laurent Epstein

Marketing Director
UEFA Events S.A.

James Holden

Marketing & Audiences Director, BBC News
BBC Marketing & Audiences

Jolyon Nash

Executive Director, Global Sales & Marketing
McLaren Automotive Ltd

Katrina King

Director of Customer Value & Experience
Direct Line Group

Lisa Bond

Chief Marketing Officer
Dreams Ltd

Nick Bilodeau

Head of Marketing, Insurance
American Express Canada

Saskia Meyer

Marketing Director
Fever-Tree

Sophie Murray

Head of Marketing
Harrods

Tania Collingwood

Marketing Director, Digital Strategy
Citi

Yvonne Adam

Marketing Director
Young's Seafood