Press Release: Introducing Multicultural Advisory Board  

Press Release | For Immediate Release

January 21, 2020

Blended Collective Introduces Multicultural Advisory Board  

Detroit, Michigan, January, 21, 2020 —BLENDED COLLECTIVE, a business specializing in multicultural marketing and brand consulting, is proud to announce the creation of its Multicultural Advisory Board that spans across the U.S. and Europe, a first-of-its-kind for the Company.

The board is charged with identifying and advising on opportunities related to multicultural business, diversity and inclusion strategy in business environments. “Creating this multicultural advisory board highlights our strategic mission to direct our focus towards international marketing and diversity efforts,” says Lydia Michael, Founder and CEO of the company. “Everyone on our Board has been part of our journey and growth in a profound way. We want to make sure to provide a platform that continues to support our company’s mission and core values of authenticity, culture and diversity that translate into national and international marketing efforts as we continue to grow.”

The Multicultural Advisory Board is a culturally, educationally and professionally diverse group of advisors that includes industry professionals from automotive, HR, marketing and technology sectors. By including executives who work with suppliers, corporations and academic institutions, Blended Collective demonstrates its commitment to fostering diversity, inclusion and multicultural marketing efforts internationally.

The advisory board currently consists of four highly respected and influential professionals:

Brenda Marshall, Principal, Global Diversity Solutions, Kelly Services | USA

Randall McAdory, VP Automotive Head of Industry, Pandora Media | USA

Kevin Ketels, Entrepreneur, Kyrris Marketing | Lecturer – Global Supply Chain Management, Mike Ilitch School of Business, Wayne State University | USA

Ceyla Özdemir, HR IT Consultant, SHAPEiN Consulting GmbH | GERMANY

To inquire about opportunities on our multicultural advisory board, please contact

About Blended Collective:

Blended Collective is an award-winning multicultural marketing and brand consultancy based in Detroit, Michigan. The team is focused on brand and marketing strategies by considering diversity and inclusion with a culture-based approach. Last year, the company was recognized by Corp! Magazine with the Michigan Salute to Diversity Award and Best of MichBusiness Marketing & PR Prophets. To learn more about Blended Collective and the multicultural advisory board, please visit 

Press Contact:  

Kevin Ketels, PR & Communications

(248) 509-4422 |