Full Name
Kai Lawson
Job Title
SVP Diversity Equity Inclusion
Company
Dentsu Creative
Speaker Bio
Kai Deveraux Lawson, uses her lifelong passion for culture, and nearly a decade of experience in advertising, to tell honest stories that shed light on the need for Diversity & Inclusion in the workplace. Her experience led her to launch the culturally focused platforms, Mixed Company Podcast and her blog, Mylifeofkai.com. On these platforms, she shares her first hand experiences in life, travel and career, from the perspective of a millennial woman of color.

Kai has been a featured speaker for premier conferences including The 3% Conference and ADCOLOR, and has been featured in trade and cultural publications like Refinery29, ADWEEK, and ADAGE. She has also been honored as The-Dot’s 2019 International Women’s Day - 100 Trailblazers redefining the Creative Industry, HERoes 2020 Top 100 Women Future Leaders, The Advertising Club of New York’s 2020 Innovators Award, the Inaugural Blacklist100, for Cause & Community, and Mogul’s Top 100 DEI Leaders in 2021.
Kai Lawson