Adweek: 2019 She Runs It Working Mothers of the Year

Excerpt: Dedicated to provocation with purpose, Powers works with Chanel and a cross-discipline team at Mindshare on media strategy, innovation and execution.

How motherhood helps her succeed at work: “Motherhood inherently comes with a whole other level of patience, empathy and compassion. This has strengthened my managerial skills and has carried over into the relationships I have with my clients and internal teams.”

How work success helps her succeed at motherhood: “Working in a fast-paced environment where you need to be very flexible and adaptive to change around you definitely translates well to being a mom.”

Read more from Mindshare’s Laura Powers and the other She Runs It winners in the special Adweek section here.