Sir Martin Sorrell, Danica Patrick, Troy Carter, and more: Meet the newest additions to the IGNITION lineup

Drum roll please! We’re thrilled to announce major speaker additions to our IGNITION agenda.

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Sir Martin Sorrell is the high-profile ad executive and founder of WPP. He will be giving one of his first interviews since departing WPP at IGNITION as well as sharing details about his latest venture, S4 Capital.

Martin SorrellEamonn M. McCormack/Getty Images

You might know Danica Patrick as the most successful woman in the history of American open-wheel racing, or as the first woman to host the ESPY Awards. She’ll be discussing what’s new and what’s next in her illustrious career at IGNITION.

Troy Carter is one of the most fascinating figures in the music industry. His roots are in artist management, having worked with the likes of Lady Gaga and John Legend, and he’s now the founder, chairman, and CEO of Atom Factory, a talent management and full-service production company.

Paul Graham is a prolific investor and entrepreneur who co-founded the world’s most influential startup accelerator, Y Combinator. Launched in 2005, the firm has invested in more than 1,300 startups including Dropbox, Airbnb, and Stripe from their infancy.

Aaron Samuels is the cofounder and COO of Blavity, a digital media company geared toward black millennials. Blavity recently closed a $US6.5 million Series A round from early stage investors. Aaron, who was listed on Forbes’ 2016 “30 Under 30” list, will be at IGNITION talking about future-looking plans in a shifting media landscape.

Take a look at the full lineup of speakers confirmed so far. Get your tickets now to ensure you don’t miss a thing at the media and tech event of the season.

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