Aegis Media Americas, is honored by the United Jewish Appeal with the Global Leadership Award. David oversees the operations of all operating units in the US , Latin America and Canada . He also sits on the Board of Directors for Aegis Group, plc (AGS.L – Carat’s holding company). Verklin is a recognized leader in the marketing communications industry and has been at the forefront of revolutionary changes including the unbundling of the media services agency and creating a 360 degree service offering for media agency clients. Verklin was behind the merger of Carat Fusion and Carat USA into the largest fully integrated on/offline agency in the world.Under Verklins leadership, Aegis Media Americas has grown into one of the sector’s leading media and marketing services companies and one of the fastest growing, with capitalized media billings approaching $8 billion annually. The group has over 300 clients including Pfizer, P&G, Revlon, Marriott, adidas, Philips, Fed Ex and GAP.