- Co-Founder, Sleeping Giants & Co-Founder, Check My Ads, USA
- Grand Jury
Nandini has been immersed in the world of brand safety & digital advertising since 2016, when she began running Sleeping Giants, the social media campaign that alerted advertisers that their ads were funding hate speech on Breitbart News. Her efforts led to her being recognized by Business Insider as one of the industry leaders “fixing” digital advertising. DigiDay named her a DigiDay Changemaker. In 2019, Sleeping Giants won a Gold Cannes Lion Award for Best Social Media Campaign and a People’s Voice for Public Service and Activism Webby Award. At Check My Ads, Nandini turns her social media experience into proactive strategies for brands. Prior to entering brand safety, she worked as Head of Growth and Content Marketing Lead for tech startups in London and Berlin. Nandini is originally from the Washington, D.C. area and graduated from University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business with a degree in Marketing.