Deborah "DTL" Tanaka-Laude
“DTL” is a seasoned marketing executive in high tech corporations, consumer companies and Silicon Valley startups. Although she has deep experience in each facet of corporate and product marketing, she specializes in taking an integrated, cross-functional approach. In addition to her expertise launching new concepts and first-to-market products, DTL has taken great pride in building collaborative teams and mentoring young business professionals throughout her career. Most recently, Deborah was with a health and wellness company that partnered with non-profits such as LIVESTRONG, (LA Laker) Derek Fisher’s Basketball Academy and the Challenged Athletes Foundation. A graduate of the University of California at Davis, DTL is past president and board member of Thursday Morning Dialogue, a local non-profit, non-partisan organization that brings together professional women to promote open dialogue and diversity. DTL knew Acknowledge Alliance founder Cleo Eulau and is proud to support Cleo’s enduring legacy and contribute to the agency’s continued growth and progress.