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Evan Hanlon

Global Chief Product Officer

Evan Hanlon is Global Chief Product Officer at Essence where he is responsible for bringing the agency’s capabilities to life through advanced and differentiated products and services.

Evan has spent the better part of the past decade focused on innovation happening at the cutting edge of data, technology, analytics, and addressable media markets. Prior to joining Essence, he served as Chief Strategy Officer at GroupM in the US and as VP, Strategy & Investment at Xaxis. A creative strategist at heart, Evan began his career as a copywriter and marketing consultant.

Evan is based in Essence's New York office. He holds a B.A. in Visual and Environmental Studies from Harvard University.