Vice President of Media and Analytics,

Lisa Cecchini is the Vice President of Media and Analytics at Situation.  She has been with the agency for over twelve years leading initiatives and innovations in online media, search engine marketing, quantitative research, and data analysis.  As a digital-first marketing agency, Situation has pioneered the emergence of digital as a primary platform for the marketing of live events and connecting people to amazing experiences.  Lisa has worked on a variety of clients including long-running Broadway hits Wicked and MAMMA MIA!, institutions such as The Metropolitan Opera, and live event brands like Wanderlust.

Lisa actively leads agency initiatives that further the community development in digital through Situation-produced events and TEDxBroadway.  Lisa is also a weekly contributor to The Broadway Briefing, the industry’s leading newsletter, penning articles about data trends within Broadway.  She has also spoken on panels and given presentations at Google and BroadwayCon and has guest lectured on digital marketing for graduate students at Yale, Columbia, and Brooklyn College. Lisa holds a BS in Communication Studies and a BA in Theatre from James Madison University as well as a Masters in Marketing from Baruch College. In her spare time, you can find Lisa leading volunteers at a soup kitchen in Manhattan the first Saturday of every month or at Carnegie Hall three times a year where she performs with the Oratorio Society of New York.

Judging panel

Lexi Mills

Managing Partner

Lisa Cecchini

Vice President of Media and Analytics,

Phil Nottingham

Director of Marketing

Courtney O'Donnell

Director, Shopping & Feed
Elite SEM

Daniel Olduck

EVP Global Strategy

Christina Malcolm

Director, Paid Search

Matthew Gagen

Group Director, Organic Media

Todd Rosen

Sr. Director Search (SEM/SEO) & Affiliate Marketing

Mike Grehan


Purna Virji

Senior Manager of Global Engagement

Mike Tekula


John Doherty


Christina Connor

Global Product Lead
DoubleClick Search

Chris Apostle

chief media officer