Brand Innovators LLC
Brand Innovators LLC
As Co-Founder of the Brand Innovators, Brandon is responsible for developing premium content which means tapping marketers from the world’s most successful brands to share how they’re utilizing emerging technology and new media vehicles to build their brands and drive meaningful ROI. A prolific, highly respected writer, Brandon is an expert blogger at Forbes where his weekly contributions are featured on Forbes’ CMO Network, Leadership and Technology sections. Prior to launching Brand Innovators, Brandon held marketing and business development positions in the executive search sector where he forged relationships with some of the most influential brand marketers, technology developers and venture capitalists in our industry. Follow Brandon on Twitter.
Marc Sternberg is CEO of Rising Tide Media, a leading producer of conferences for the advertising and emerging technology industries. Marc was president and COO of AlwaysOn, from 2007-2011, where he produced over 20 successful conferences in the digital media, clean technology and cloud computing sectors. Marc was the vice president of advertising sales for The Hollywood Reporter, from 1989-2007. Marc has served on the boards of numerous charitable and non-profit organizations, including Make-A-Wish Foundation of Los Angeles and the Anti-Defamation League/LA.
Part of Nokia’s emerging innovation arm that includes digital health and media technologies, Brent leads overall global digital marketing efforts including social, paid media, and web. He has been a digital native since web 1.0 when he ran Microsoft’s first online campaigns, and balanced agency, media and brand-side roles, along with founding companies of his own.
Since selling items he no longer found useful door-to-door at the age of 7, Nik has always had a unique way to sell. Today, Nik is the Director of Performance Marketing at Hint, the fastest growing beverage brands. Prior to joining Hint, Nik began his marketing career running social media and growth for celebrities like Pitbull and Priyanka Chopra. After that, he ran his own paid-media agency working with publishers like Complex, Refinery29, HypeBeast, TMZ, and others. Today, Nik oversees the eCommerce division at Hint running paid, earned, and owned media.
Ben Trinh (formerly at Lyft) is currently the Head of Influencer and Marketing Strategy for Postmates. Ben is also a founder of influencer agency, “bredfor”.