Sharon Napier

Honored by Ad Age as one of the 100 Most Influential Women in Advertising, Sharon Napier has earned her reputation as a trusted voice in our constantly changing creative industry. Today she serves as Executive Chair and Founder of Partners + Napier, which she started in 2004 and has since grown into a nationally respected creative and media company. As Executive Chair and Founder, Sharon focuses on capabilities and acquisitions, enriching client relationships, and championing a diverse and inclusive culture. Her guiding mantra that business is personal has fostered teams built on empathy, trust, collaboration, and partnership -- earning client tenure 3X the industry average. Sharon is also the Board Chair of the 4A's, where she is focused on championing women and diversity in advertising while empowering all members to reach their creative potential. Sharon also sits on the Global Strategic Leadership Team of Project Worldwide, a privately held holding company of 14 leading agencies.