Managing Director, Americas
Krystle Watler is currently the Managing Director, Americas at VIRTUE, the creative agency born from VICE, where she oversees its Brooklyn, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Sao Paulo and Toronto offices. Watler joined VIRTUE in 2017 as Senior V.P., Head of Business Development, Americas, where she was responsible for all growth strategies and initiatives in the region. Because of her impact at VIRTUE, Krystle has helped to bring in dozens of new clients in the region, including Beast by Dre, Cholula Hot Sauce, HBO, and many more. In 2019, Krystle was recognized by Ad Age as one of 23 U.S. Women to Watch and was an honoree of Adcolor's Rockstar Award. Krystle is a proud alumna of Spelman College where she received, with honors, a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Computer Science and minor in Mathematics.
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