Advertisement

Topic: first mover

Type
Deutsch LA's Pete Favat Discusses Making Ads and What Keeps Him Up at Night Also, the career he’d have if not advertising

Specs Who Pete Favat Age 52 New gig Chief creative officer, Deutsch LA Old gig CCO, Arnold How has your perception of your new employer changed in the past few years? The thing I always loved about…

October 20, 2013, 10:39 PM EDT

Annalect’s CMO Explains Why New York Beats Silicon Valley A chat with Erin Matts

Specs Who Erin Matts New gig CMO, Annalect, Omnicom Media Group’s new data marketing tech team Old gig Svp, chief digital marketing officer, Glam Media Age 36 What is Annalect anyway? You can’t open an…

October 14, 2013, 10:04 PM EDT

Marketing a $400 Cooler Corey Maynard discusses growing the Yeti brand

Specs Who Corey Maynard New gig Vp, marketing, Yeti Coolers Old gig Vp, marketing, Gerber Legendary Blades Age 37 Your coolers have hard-core fans in the outdoor community. How do you take that base more mainstream? The solution is…

October 6, 2013, 10:38 PM EDT

AOL Networks CEO Talks Mobile and How He Landed His New Gig Q&A with Bob Lord

Specs Who Bob Lord Age 50 New gig CEO of AOL Networks Old gig CEO of Razorfish What drew you from the agency side to a media company? I actually have an engineering and a technical…

September 22, 2013, 10:19 PM EDT

A Communications Strategist Discusses the Overlap of Politics and Branding Kevin Hauswirth’s lessons learned in social media

Specs Who Kevin Hauswirth Age 29 New gig Senior strategist, Purple Strategies Old gig Chicago’s first director of social media What’s it been like to move to the private sector after working with Mayor…

September 15, 2013, 8:19 PM EDT

Copywriter Turned Author Looks Back on Russia’s Shift to Capitalism Elliott Holt

Specs Who Elliott Holt Age 39 New gig Author, You Are One of Them (Penguin Press) Old gig Copywriter and strategic planner, Grey Group, TBWAChiatDay, Saatchi & Saatchi Your agency background informs a good deal of…

September 8, 2013, 10:06 PM EDT

Lucky Editor Eva Chen Makes a Case for a Shopping Magazine Surviving amid popular e-commerce sites

Specs Age 33 New gig Editor in chief, Lucky Old gig Beauty director, Teen Vogue How did you go from pre-med at Johns Hopkins to magazines? I always thought about magazines…

September 1, 2013, 10:12 PM EDT

Writers’ Room Host Jim Rash Explains How Popular TV Shows Are Made The collaborative nature of writing

Specs Who Jim Rash Age 43 New gigs Host of The Writers’ Room on Sundance; co-writer, co-director of Fox Searchlight’s The Way, Way Back Continuing gig Oscar-winning co-writer of The Descendants; Dean Pelton on NBC’s…

August 18, 2013, 10:26 PM EDT

Is There Anything Joe Bastianich Can't Do? Junior MasterChef, Italia and marathons

Specs Who Joe Bastianich Age 44 New gig Judge on Fox’s Junior MasterChef Credentials In business, with mother Lidia and Mario Batali, operating restaurants including Babbo, Del Posto and Otto Fun fact Competed in Ironman Hawaii…

August 4, 2013, 10:29 PM EDT

Anthony De Rosa on Circa's Plans to Reinvent the Digital News Article 'We are human editors'

Specs Age 37 New gig Editor in chief, mobile news startup Circa Old gig Social media editor, Reuters In one sentence, describe what you’ll be doing at Circa. Lead an editorial team and ensure that…

July 7, 2013, 10:49 PM EDT

Advertisement