Chris Ariens

Chris Ariens

Chris Ariens is managing editor and director of video at Adweek. Previously, he was TV/Media editor, editor of and, prior to its acquisition, was editorial director of Chris has spent more than 2 decades as a TV news producer, media reporter/editor, and digital video producer.

How Facial Recognition Technology Works

1960's tech is going wide in the 2020s.

On the Adweek Podcast: Peloton Peddles Joy, Finds Bewilderment

Lessons from Peloton's holiday ad gone wrong, plus celebrating Adweek's 40th anniversary on this week's Yeah, That's Probably an Ad.

On the Adweek Podcast: Behind the Picks for Agency of the Year

Plus, the merriest and teariest holiday ads of the season on this week's episode of Yeah, That's Probably an Ad.

Consumers Will Pay More for Experiences. This Chart Shows It

Why the customer experience is more crucial now than ever, according to Qualtrics' Kelly Waldher.

How StockX Is Taking Over the World of Secondary Merchandise

Adweek CEO Jeff Litvack moderated the conversation while trying on the pair of 2011 Nike SB sneakers he'd just bought.

On the Adweek Podcast: Upping the Ante on Anti-Drug Ads

Plus, what went into selecting this year's Adweek 50 class of outstanding marketing and media executives.

How Chipotle Survived Its Food Safety Crisis

Chief marketing officer Chris Brandt recalls joining the burrito chain in 2018 "to reclaim our place in culture" at Brandweek.

On the Adweek Podcast: Jay Shetty Is Making Wisdom Go Viral

Plus, we look at the first flurries of holiday ads, all in this week's episode of Yeah, That's Probably an Ad.

Come Aboard the SS Brandweek for Key Marketing Lessons

Attendees of our annual summit share what they learned while cruising through the JW Marriott.

These People Got the Popeyes Chicken Sandwich, and a Whole Lot More, For Free

From pillows to Five Guys, the Qualtrics Dream Team made wishes come true at Brandweek.