Cilmara Santos
SVP, Client Relations and Brand Partnerships

An award-winning marketing executive, Cilmara’s career is defined by the outstanding results she delivers and her capacity for driving change.

In her current role, she oversees account service teams for many Conill clients and leads the agency’s Sports & Entertainment practice, which focuses on experiential and influencer marketing, brand partnerships and product placement.

A native of Brazil, Cilmara has helped many of the world’s top marketers successfully navigate the complex U.S. Hispanic marketplace for over two decades. Her impressive list of clients includes Toyota, T-Mobile, Denny’s, Nationwide, ampm, Nestle, CMPB (Got Milk?), Hyundai, Ikea, Lexus, State Farm, Budweiser, Activision and Wells Fargo, among others.  

Cilmara’s creativity, resilience and entrepreneurial spirit have generated new revenue streams and inspired the development of new agency capabilities, such as sports & entertainment, influencer marketing and social media.

Prior to her career in advertising, Cilmara held various positions in the entertainment industry leading top-rated shows and documentaries for such networks as Fox Kids, Fox International, 20th Century Fox, Fox Latin America and GLobo TV.