Vice President, 360° Digital Influence
New York, NY
Layla Revis began her career in marketing in the Literary Department of Creative Artists Agency (CAA) and in feature film production at Warner Brothers Studios.
She has served as the Vice-President of Big Picture Group, a Hollywood-based entertainment marketing agency specializing in feature film and television and has written and conceptualized advertising campaigns for high-profile clients including: E! Entertainment, Bravo, Discovery Networks, Miramax, and Sony. As a journalist, she was a Columnist and Contributing Editor at several publications including: Los Angeles Confidential Magazine, GenArt, Teen Vogue, Town + Country, and Surface Magazine. In 2007, she founded two online travel blogs, JauntMagazine.com and Eco-Adventurer.com, to cover luxury travel and stylish, eco-friendly goods for the modern adventurer.
Most recently, she led grassroots social media marketing initiatives for the non-profit sector as NGO’s transitioned from traditional marketing to the social media space. She brings her understanding and passion for media and marketing to Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide because she believes that “innovation is the last refuge of the revolutionary.”
Revis was awarded a Distinction from The London School of Economics where she achieved a Master’s of Science in Media and Development and holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania in English Literature.
She is an avid traveler, reader of everything interactive, and is a women’s rights advocate and member of The Society of Professional Journalists and Women for Women International.