Abbey Klaassen

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Associate Publisher - Editorial and Audience
Ad Age


Abbey Klaassen oversees content and audience development for Ad Age, the world’s leading source of marketing news and information. Under Abbey’s editorial leadership, Ad Age has won three Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards and a SABEW Best in Business Award for general excellence. (It has also raised more than $120,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society through its corporate running team, of which Abbey is a member.) Abbey is a regular guest on CBS This Morning and has been interviewed everywhere from NPR to Fox News to the Charlie Rose Show. 

Previously, Abbey was Ad Age’s digital editor and prior to joining the brand worked for MSP Communications in Minneapolis. A born-and-bred Midwesterner, she graduated from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, and now resides in Brooklyn.