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The future of health starts here

A catalyst for the progress in global health

The Manova Summit brings together innovations and ideas on the frontier of health and wellness. The future of health is global. We are pioneering leaders, accomplished experts and revolutionary thinkers sparking a health and wellness evolution with the power to transform the way we care for everyone.

Our Mission

Encourage those at the frontier of health and wellness to power a global evolution in the ways we care for our selves and the world. Together, can explore a new era of global health by bringing forward stories and ideas from people who shape the future of health.

Committed to featuring global thought leaders, a look at 2018

The Manova Summit is committed to bringing together thought leaders from around the world. In our inaugural year we had an impressive lineup of household names and people who have shaped the world.

2018 Summit

Meet the leaders
behind the conference

Mark Addicks
Mark Addicks

Partner, Manova

Mark Addicks is the CEO of Manova and brings over 30 years of marketing and branding experience.  An Advertising Age Top 100 marketer and Harvard alum, Mark Addicks served as Chief Marketing Officer for General Mills where he oversaw the creation and growth of global brands for 26 years. Mr. Addicks has been widely recognized for his innovation and expertise, and he’s a coveted advisor to modern brands on how to engage in today’s complex business landscape.
Kathy Tunheim
Kathy Tunheim

Partner, Manova

Kathy Tunheim is a partner of Manova and brings over 30 years of experience in the fields of marketing, public affairs and corporate communications. She co-founded her eponymous Tunheim Communications firm in 1990 and has served as CEO of the company throughout the firm’s evolution; she also served for six years as an officer of IPREX, one of the world’s largest global communications services groups, of which Tunheim is a partner.
Arick Wierson
Arick Wierson

Partner, Manova

Arick Wierson is a Partner of Manova and a nationally renowned columnist for CNN, the Observer, CNBC and Vice. Wierson first rose to national prominence as a senior media and communications advisor to former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, during which time he created NYC TV and NYC Media Group. In addition to Manova, he works as a political, communications and branding consultant to clients in the United States, Africa and Latin America.

Experience it for yourself

Join the world's most accomplished experts and revolutionary thinkers in health. Help spark a health and wellness evolution with the power to transform the way we care for everyone.

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