mary stengel austen
PRESIDENT & CEO
Mary has nearly 30 years of experience leading strategic communications for major brands including Viacom, Marriot Hotels & Resorts and Disney along with consumer experience for brands like McDonald’s, Verizon, General Motors and TD Bank.
Mary believes in helping our clients drive results, but is equally passionate about leading by example and giving back. She contributes her time generously to many important missions through board service for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, the United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Girl Scouts, Main Line Health, Lafayette College and the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce.
Her professional and philanthropic contributions have been recognized time and again including as the 2009 Women of Heart award from the American Heart Association, the 2010 Paradigm Award from the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, the 2012 Women in Leadership Award from the Salvation Army, the 2013 Women’s Initiative award from the United Way and the 2013 Police Athletic Award.