The Funny or Die Creative Behind Monetizing Some of Your Favorite Viral Videos

Molly Smith directs, writes and creates branded content for the comedy site

Smith started in 2015 as a creative producer in the branded entertainment department. Molly Smith

It took Molly Smith a mere five days after graduating in 2013 from the University of Minnesota to pack up her life and head to Los Angeles in pursuit of her dream: working in the entertainment industry.

This story first appeared in the November 12, 2018, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.
@SaraJerde Sara Jerde is publishing editor at Adweek, where she covers traditional and digital publishers’ business models. She also oversees political coverage ahead of the 2020 election.