Chris Ariens

Chris Ariens

Managing Editor and Director of Video
Chris Ariens is the 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 Mediabistro. Chris has spent more than two decades as a TV news producer, media reporter/editor and digital video producer.

Fashion Marketplace Poshmark Innovates for Stay-at-Home Buyers and Sellers

The resale marketplace grew thanks to a community of "shared closets."

How Coca-Cola Inspired the Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream Brand

When lawyers told founder Ben Van Leeuwen that Churn wouldn't be a good name for the brand, he chose his own.

A ‘Broken Food System’ Led to the Creation of Full Harvest

The investor pitch: Only 4% of produce is bought online.

Here’s How the IAB’s NewFronts Work

It's a collaborative marketplace for digital content producers and advertisers.

Why This Kidswear Founder Threw Out Her Startup Playbook

Rockets of Awesome's Rachel Blumenthal was guided by her gut.

The Builder of Brands Including Harry’s and Recess Isn’t Finished Yet

Creating branding for other products prepared Emmett Shine to build his own.

D&I Summit: The Key Ingredient to Your Company’s Culture

For Anheuser-Busch CMO Marcel Marcondes, it starts with one question: "What does D&I mean to your company?"

D&I Summit: Helping Diverse Talent Rise

Bozoma Saint John implored D&I Summit participants to not get complacent.

D&I Summit: Closing the Gaps to Create an Equal Workplace

'Equality is a choice; unconscious bias is an excuse.'

D&I Summit: LGBTQ Community Impacts

GLAAD founder Sarah Kate Ellis discusses the compounded effects of Covid-19 and how we can bounce back stronger than before.