Emily Jelsomeno
VP, Director Strategic Planning
FCB Chicago


A brand-loving strategist with blue collar work ethic, Emily lives to articulate the soul of a brand while keeping empathy for the consumer at the heart of the work. 

Since joining FCB in 2015, Emily has led strategy across brand, retail and digital for brands like Jack Daniel’s, DiGiorno, and Academy Sports + Outdoors. 

During her career Emily has worked across a variety of product categories and brands including Farmers Insurance, Pure Michigan, Pop-Tarts, Buick, and Starburst.