MONIQUE L. NELSON is chair and CEO of UWG, an insight-driven, award-winning, agency. An industry thought leader, her Agency is best known for its insights into culture, aspirations and breakthrough creative product. Her mission is to connect forward-thinking brands to more than $1.3 trillion- dollar spending in the US multicultural market.
Ms. Nelson is proudly half Guyanese and half Texan, with her father hailing from Georgetown, Guyana prior to immigrating to Brooklyn, NY in the 1930s. In addition, Monique was honored to serve as Marshall in the Iconic West Indian Day Parade 2016.