Financial Marketer of the Year Gala 2023 – SOLD OUT


On Thursday, November 30th, we will celebrate the 18th Annual FCS Financial Marketer of the Year (FMY) Award at an in-person gala dinner at the New York Yacht Club.

We will honor this year’s winner, along with the two runners-up, who have been selected by our panel of judges from a diverse array of entries representing the breadth of our industry. This year’s finalists (listed alphabetically by company) are:

  • Pinki Mehta, SVP/MD, Co-Head of Global Marketing, AllianceBernstein
  • Andrea Brimmer, Chief Marketing & PR Officer, Ally
  • Lynn Teo, Chief Marketing Officer, Northwestern Mutual

Join us for a welcome cocktail reception, followed by a plated dinner and awards presentation. In addition to the three FMY honorees, we will also honor the recipient of the 8th Annual FCS Jamie E. DePeau Leadership Award.

We will end the evening with a celebratory after party in the Yacht Club’s Grill Room.

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact FCS CEO Kevin Windorf.

  • Start November 30, 2023 06:00 PM EDT
  • End November 30, 2023 10:00 PM EDT
  • Location New York Yacht Club 37 West 44th Street NYC


FMY Finalist Pinki Mehta

SVP/MD, Global Marketing and Digital Experience

Pinki Mehta is SVP/MD, Global Marketing and Digital Experience. In this role, she’s responsible for developing and executing strategic marketing programs across Alliance Bernstein’s global asset-management business. Pinki leads brand management; integrated creative, content and digital strategy; operations; and events. With deep experience in digital transformation, Pinki is passionate about building user-centric, data-driven experiences at […]

FMY Finalist Andrea Brimmer

Chief Marketing and PR Officer

Andrea Brimmer is the Chief Marketing and PR Officer for Ally Financial, which she joined in 2008.

FMY Finalist Lynn Teo

Chief Marketing Officer

Lynn Teo is the Chief Marketing Officer of Northwestern Mutual. Her responsibilities encompass brand strategy, product marketing, field and customer experience marketing, digital marketing, marketing technology, operations, and consumer insights/market research. She is a data-driven and revenue-centric tech sector marketing executive specializing in driving growth for the enterprise through the buildout of modern marketing capabilities. […]

Leadership Award Recipient Arielle Gross Samuels

Global Head of Marketing

Arielle Gross Samuels is a Managing Director and Blackstone’s Global Head of Marketing. She leads Blackstone’s marketing function, inclusive of brand, digital, video, design and events.  Prior to joining Blackstone, Arielle worked at Meta (FKA Facebook), serving as the Global Head of ESG Business and previously Business Lead of Global Business Marketing. Prior to Meta, […]