In today’s episode Nkechi has a discussion with Kevin Johnson. Kevin is a senior executive who joined MediaCom as the Chief Client Officer in 2014. In 2015, he was appointed as CEO of MediaCom Canada.
Kevin has two decades of experience across a number of marketing categories, and leading many teams who have serviced a diverse group of clients including but not limited to Danone, Merck, P&G, CIBC, VW/Audi and Adidas. Leading by example, Kevin is a strong supporter of Trust 15, a group that provides social and educational tools to success in society through mentorship.
In this episode, Kevin takes us back to his humble beginnings and how one encounter with a mentor, who believed in him led to a turning point which completely changed the trajectory of his life.
He also speaks on anti-black racism, Covid-19 pandemic, and how this quarantine down-time has turned out to be a blessing in disguise as it’s been therapeutic and has provided him ample time to reflect and bond more with his family.
His story showcases that even with the limited opportunities, if you believe and apply yourself anything is possible!
Take a listen as this is such an amazing episode!
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Kevin’s Book Recommendation:
“From Good to Great” by Jim Collins
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