Dinisa Hardley Folmar

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Dinisa Hardley Folmar
Assistant general counsel, IP
The Hershey Company


Dinisa Hardley Folmar is the assistant general counsel, IP, at The Hershey Company, where she is responsible for all IP matters globally. She manages four direct reports and provides guidance to the leadership teams of Hershey’s core and emerging brands. Before joining Hershey in 2018, Folmar worked as the assistant general counsel for trademarks and copyright at Nike. She also spent nearly a decade at The Coca-Cola Company. Folmar began her career as a trademark examiner at the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and currently serves as a member of the trademark public advisory committee to the USPTO.