Folayo Lasaki is an award-winning marketing executive, creative, and brand strategist who specializes in developing innovative campaigns for digital and traditional media. A 15-year entertainment industry veteran, Folayo is Principal + Founder of marketing and communications firm, Striped Elephant where she works with clients across industries to develop new business strategies and creative marketing initiatives.
She recently served as VP and Head of Marketing at Participant Media-owned content studio SoulPancake, where she oversaw brand, content, and social media marketing as well as communications, distribution, and strategic partnerships. She has held marketing positions with companies including Variety, Landmark Theatres, Hollywire TV, Film Independent, IFP, and FILMMAKER Magazine.
Based in Los Angeles, Folayo is a public speaker and writer, member of IADAS, a voting member of the Telly Awards, and sits on the board of directors of WIMMIES: Women in Media.