Chris Ariens

Chris Ariens

Chris Ariens is TV and media editor and director of video. He oversees coverage of television, publishing, media marketing and strategy and more. He also edits Adweek's TVNewser, reporting on the national TV news media. As director of video, he oversees Adweek's original video.

How a 50-Year-Old Speech Recognition Technology Became Today’s Voice Assistant

91 million people in the U.S. use this tech at least once a month.

Adweek Honors 16 Rising L.A. Brand Stars

From Silicon Beach to the San Fernando Valley.

Adweek Honors Chicago’s Rising Brand Stars

Celebrating Windy City innovation.

40 Percent of This Demographic Will Use Voice to Shop This Holiday Season

As opposed to just 22 percent of consumers overall.

Video: Inside Adweek’s 2018 Brand Genius Gala

Honorees included Toyota, Burger King, American Express and Bud Light.

Video: This Is What It Takes to Be a Brand Genius

Our 2018 class on what it takes to elevate a brand's message.

Serena Williams Will Continue Raising Her Voice to ‘Make It Easier for People Coming Up After Me’

"When others are doubting you, and society is pushing you down, it's always important to have that belief in yourself."

For Singles Day, J&J Worked With Alibaba to Develop New Listerine Flavors. So We Taste Tested Them

We put the two new flavors—Rosemary Blossom and Vanilla Breeze—to the test.

What Blockchain Will Mean for Advertisers and Publishers

Defining what it is and what it can do.

Even as Sinclair Aims to Be a Bigger Broadcaster, It’s Building a New Streaming Service Called Stirr

Platform will offer entertainment and news that may compete with Fox News.