This is the stage where Airbnb changed the future of travel forever.
The day of the event was exhilarating. Thousands of attendees poured into the auditorium, buzzing with anticipation. They settled into their seats, the crew gave the all-clear, and CEO Brian Chesky nodded, signaling that he was ready to deliver his long anticipated announcement…
As a first timer at SxSW I wasn’t too sure what to expect when I arrived in Austin. Surprisingly enough, I found a lot of very well-respected innovators in both the digital media and tech industries addressing the same concerns many brands and media companies are experiencing today.
At most panels I attended and conversations I had with peers, it seemed as if multi-platform content distribution was the overarching topic of discussion; More specifically, Snapchat was on everyone’s mind. The fact that there is a platform out there that is delivering 8 billion video views a day and is almost exclusively reaching generation z and y is game-changing for the digital media industry.
We had the pleasure of hosting an event here in the office last week. Called The Best of Brand Storytelling, it focused on two recurring, influential trends going on in the video industry right now. Two panels of knowledgeable speakers discussed each topic alongside our CEO Megan Cunningham. The first panel was on Corporate Social Responsibility efforts […]
Last Thursday, we enjoyed a night of drinks and catching up with clients and colleagues. Thanks to all who came out to celebrate spring and the launch of our Premium Content Distribution Network.** Check out a brief slideshow of images here — and we hope to see you at another event in our office soon! ** A […]
We’re excited to host Gotham Media’s annual VC Forum and Whiskey Tasting again this year. It’s always a great event that brings some of the brightest (and most successful) minds in venture capital together with entrepreneurs to discuss the current industry climate. Plus, there’s whiskey, so it’s a definite win-win for all. This year, the […]
Sponsored by The Wall Street Journal and Twitter, the 2015 Marketers that Matter Awards Gala will aim to answer the question: who is defining the new frontier of marketing? After the ongoing application process, open through January 23rd, a panel of judges will determine award-worthy marketing leaders, highlighting executives and teams who created important, influential programs with proven results throughout the year. “Marketing has never seen a […]
December is in full swing. Our office is decorated, our holiday party is scheduled, and we’re collectively pushing our efforts toward making the next two weeks uber-productive leading into the holiday break. It’s a busy time of year, to be sure, but there’s plenty of reason to squeeze in a few of this week’s events into […]
Though it’s a short week, there are still some worthwhile tech, digital, and marketing events to check out in the NYC area before our collective focus rightfully shifts from work to holiday food, family, and friends. See those below and Happy Thanksgiving! MONDAY How to Start a Business in NYC Monday, Nov 24 (06:30 PM) @ Pearl Studios […]
Alongside our friends at CakeWorks, we co-hosted Digital Video Zen here last week, an event that brought together video industry leaders for two panels on the hot topics of video distribution and monetization. In between panels, guests took part in discussion about high-level solutions and approaches to industry challenges. We offered this list of Top 10 Video Industry Trends as […]
NYWICI routinely hosts events that drive important conversations forward, especially ones that revolve around the interests of professional women working in NYC. Its upcoming ‘Coffee & Conversations: The Art of Negotiation‘ is the next such event and it features our SVP of Business Development Danielle Dardashti as a panelist! Read the official event description here: We are communicators. Yet […]