The 100 Women to KNOW Across America Award, presented by JPMorgan Chase is a recognition that showcases the most influential, achieved, and honorable women in our society. Following a nomination and interview process, these women entrepreneurs, executives, creatives, and philanthropists have not only grown their dreams, but have created boundless opportunities for the next generation of female leaders. These women exemplify what it means to be high-achieving and ambitious on the next level and continue to pour into their communities as they do so.

Marla Isackson | Ossa

Marla Isackson is a seasoned marketing executive with over 25 years of experience creating innovative marketing campaigns for world-famous brands, including Citibank, American Express, Barnes & Noble, and WebMD. A longtime passionate supporter of women’s initiatives, Marla is creating a new movement for women in podcasting. She is the founder of Ossa, a podcast advertising marketplace and tech company consisting of over 1800 podcasts. Ossa’s podcasters span across 11 countries and are of all sizes and genres. Women represent 85% of US HH consumer purchases and advertisers and brands look to connect with this valuable audience. Ossa is on a mission to make podcast advertising more accessible to brands of all sizes while providing a technology and data driven approach to reduce the cost and time it takes to execute and campaigns. Ossa reaches +30 million monthly listeners with a 72% female tune-in.


What advice would you give your younger self?

Follow your intuition!

What is your favorite quote?

“Everything is figureoutable.” 


Click HERE to view the complete list of 100 Women to KNOW in America presented by JP Morgan Chase.