COMPASS BRANDING NYC is a New York-based boutique Marketing agency specializing in Luxury and Lifestyle brands across various sectors,, including Jewelry and Fashion - offering clients bespoke solutions in Integrated Marketing, Brand Development and Customer Engagement (CRM) that deliver measurable commercial results.
Marlene Aguilar is the founder and principal of Compass Branding NYC. She has over 20 years experience in the jewelry, fashion and entertainment industries, having held senior level marketing roles with premier brands. Marlene specializes in utilizing traditional and digital marketing platforms to target high-end consumers. Known as a brand builder, Marlene effectively combines creative marketing and communication concepts with highly successful commercial results.
Marlene Aguilar was Director of Marketing for BULGARI's Americas division and VP Marketing for IPPOLITA Jewelry. As Senior Marketing Manager for the National Basketball Association, she was an integral part in the League's global expansion, including international licensing and marketing programs. She has a MBA degree from The University of Geneva in Switzerland and a B.A. degree in International Affairs from The George Washington University. She lives in Manhattan and speaks six languages, including Spanish, French, Portuguese, Italian, and Mandarin Chinese. When not working, she enjoys travel and triathlon training.