2022

ONCON ICON AWARDS

The OnCon Icon Awards recognize the top corporate counsel in the entire world. Finalists were voted on by peers to determine the winners (click here to see how winners are chosen). The 2022 Awards were presented virtually at OnCon 2022 on February 8th.

EXPLORE THE 2022 WINNERS

Winners are in alphabetical order by first name. Job title and company are listed based on time of selection. 

 

TOP 100 CORPORATE COUNSEL AWARD WINNERS

  • Aaron Drabkin | General Counsel | OBXtek, Inc.

  • Ako Williams | Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary | Ushio America, Inc.

  • Ana Salas Siegel | Executive Vice President, General Counsel | NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises

  • Anthony Fong | General Counsel | Broadway Stages, Ltd.

  • Bjarne Tellmann | SVP and General Counsel | GSK Consumer Healthcare

  • Blake Tierney | General Counsel | Qualtrics

  • Bob Mignanelli | Head of Legal Operations, GSK Consumer Healthcare | GSK

  • Bruce Frank | General Counsel | Antares Capital LP

  • Carrie Carbone | General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer | Swell Financial, Inc.

  • Christina Zabat-Fran | CLO/General Counsel, Vice President and Corporate Secretary | St. John Knits

  • Christine Becker | General Counsel | Confluent Development

  • Clay Cauley | General Counsel | Gaudenzia

  • Erin Wilson | General Counsel | CU Direct Corp

  • Ewa Abrams | General Counsel | Kering Americas

  • Farrah Pepper | Chief Legal Innovation Counsel | Marsh McLennan

  • Harvey Anderson | Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary | HP Inc

  • Horace Dawson | EVP, External Relations, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary | Red Lobster Seafood Co.

  • Jerry Howe | EVP & General Counsel | Leidos

  • JoAnn Covington | Chief Legal Officer | Proterra Inc

  • John Albright | Chief Legal & Compliance Officer | HUB International

  • Julia Harmatz | General Counsel & Secretary of the Corporation | EFI

  • Katie Pothier | Executive Vice President and General Counsel | Texas Rangers Baseball Club

  • Kim Wilford | General Counsel | GoFundMe

  • Kristen Fancher | Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel | Margaritaville Enterprises, LLC

  • Mark Darrell | Senior Vice President, Chief Legal & Compliance Officer | Spire Inc.

  • Marshall Anstandig | Senior Vice President/ General Counsel and Secretary | MediaNews Group, Inc.

  • Matt Geekie | Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel | Graybar Electric Company, Inc

  • Michael Marino | Chief Legal Officer | OptiNose, Inc.

  • Mohammad Vakil | General Counsel | Tempur Sealy International, Inc.

  • Nancy Laben | EVP & Chief Legal Officer | Booz Allen Hamilton

  • Neil Hayes | Chief Counsel - Corporate | Guaranteed Rate, Inc.

  • Nicole Napolitano | Company Secretary & General Counsel, Corporate Governance | Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company

  • Nona Lee | Executive Vice President & Chief Legal Officer | Arizona Diamondbacks

  • Noni Ellison | SVP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary | Tractor Supply Company

  • Paul Dyson | General Counsel, Treasurer | Dyson Energy Group, LLC

  • Paul Savidge | General Counsel | Spark Therapeutics, Inc.

  • Peter Barr | General Counsel | Rack Room Shoes Inc

  • Phillip Green | General Counsel | The Beck Group

  • Regina Jones | Chief Legal Officer | Baker Hughes

  • Robert Lavet | General Counsel | SoFi Technologies, Inc.

  • Ryan Van Meter | Vice President & General Counsel - North America | Imerys

  • Samuel Ramos | Chief Legal Officer | Global Atlantic Financial Group

  • Scott Thayer | Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary | Dawn Foods

  • Seth Jaffe | Executive Vice President and General Counsel | Levi Strauss & Co.

  • Stacy Siegal | EVP General Counsel | American Eagle Outfitters, Inc.

  • Tracy Baran | General Counsel | Ocean State Job Lot

  • Tracy Cheney | General Counsel | Zelle/Early Warning Services

  • William Hochul | SVP, General Counsel & Secretary | Delaware North Companies, Inc.

  • Yen Chu | EVP, Chief Legal Officer | Equinox

  • Yvonne Imbert | Senior Director Business & Legal Affairs | ViacomCBS

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TOP 50 CORPORATE COUNSEL AWARD WINNERS

  • Adam Wergeles | EVP/General Counsel | Leaf Group Ltd

  • Albert Li | General Counsel & Compliance Officer | Ottobock North America

  • Alon Rotem | Chief Legal Officer | ThredUp Inc.

  • Andrew Chen | Vice President and General Counsel | Vyopta Incorporated

  • Andy Smith | General Counsel, North & South America | Valeo

  • Brian Doran | General Counsel & Corporate Secretary | Investors Bancorp, Inc

  • Carolyn Herzog | EVP & General Counsel | Arm Ltd.

  • Clarissa Cerda | Chief Legal Officer & Secretary | Pindrop Security, Inc.

  • Cordell Jung | Senior Vice President and General Counsel | NCS Pearson, Inc.

  • Douglas Balyeat | General Counsel, Vice President, Secretary | Pratt Industries, Inc.

  • Erika Schenk | General Counsel & VP of Compliance | World Wide Technology, LLC

  • Faisal Hasan | VP and Associate General Counsel | DraftKings

  • Jared Brandman | SVP, General Counsel and Secretary | National Vision Holdings, Inc.

  • Jason Weintraub | Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel | Jacuzzi Group

  • Jay Grant | Chief Legal Officer | The Trade Desk, Inc.

  • Joshua Bade | General Counsel | Burrell, Inc.

  • Joshua Pila | General Counsel - Local Media and Video | Meredith Corporation

  • Kelly Archer | General Counsel | Native Roots Cannabis Co.

  • Kristina Schaefer | General Counsel & Chief Risk Officer | First Bank & Trust

  • Laura Spencer Garth | General Counsel | Stereotaxis

  • Leah Fazio | General Counsel | Vitamix

  • Linda Gadsby | Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer | NBME - National Board of Medical Examiners

  • Lisa Lang | General Counsel | Kentucky State University

  • Lynde Selden | General Counsel | Plaza Home Mortgage, Inc.

  • Maria Buckley | General Counsel | Joslin Diabetes Center

  • Mark Falkowski | General Counsel | Lindenwood University

  • Mark Fischer | Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary | PVH Corp.

  • Mary Chapin | Vice President, Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary | National Student Clearinghouse

  • Melissa Fruge | General Counsel | CS Disco, Inc.

  • Melissa Hauer | General Counsel/VP | North Dakota Hospital Association

  • Micah Nessan | General Counsel | Integral Ad Science, Inc.

  • Michael Shafir | General Counsel | IXL Learning, Inc./Rosetta Stone, LLC

  • Naomi Waltman | Executive Vice President, Deputy General Counsel | ViacomCBS Inc.

  • Nikita Patel | General Counsel | Fashionphile Group, LLC

  • Ruth Atherton | Chief Legal Officer | The Commons Project Foundation

  • Scott Morgan | SVP, Chief Legal Officer, Global Affairs & Secretary | Splunk Inc.

  • Seth Metsch | General Counsel | Operative

  • Stephanie Richards | General Counsel | Kirsch Transportation Services, Inc.

  • Stephen Roth | Vice-President & General Counsel | JTV

  • Thomas Garcia | Chief Administrative Officer | Deckers Brands

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TOP 10 CORPORATE COUNSEL AWARD WINNERS

  • Alexis Freeman | General Counsel | Lindblad Expeditions

  • Alicia Dietzen | General Counsel | KnowBe4, Inc.

  • Bruce Daise | Deputy General Counsel & Chief Privacy Officer | H&R Block

  • Holly Saigo | CLO and General Counsel | Kimball Midwest

  • Karla Gowen | General Counsel | City Colleges of Chicago

  • Laura Stevens | Executive Vice President, General Counsel | Cengage

  • Matthew Norden | Chief Legal Officer | 2U, Inc.

  • Regina McGregor | Vice President of Corporate Services and General Counsel | J.C. Cannistraro LLC

  • Rozan Simoni | General Counsel - North America | COFCO International

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CORPORATE COUNSEL OF THE YEAR AWARD WINNER

  • Marc Ellenbogen | Chief Legal + Human Resources Officer | Foursquare Labs, Inc.

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