BuzzFeed CMO Ben Kaufman Exiting to Focus on His Toy Store

He will remain in his role through the end of the year

BuzzFeed's CMO Ben Kaufman
Kaufman will serve in an advisory role to BuzzFeed after he steps down later this year. BuzzFeed

After less than a year as BuzzFeed’s CMO, Ben Kaufman is stepping away from the role to turn his attention more toward growing his experiential toy store for kids, called Camp, throughout the U.S.

@SaraJerde sara.jerde@adweek.com 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.