Careers in 20/20 – David Rone

We're on a roll of terrific guests at Careers in 20/20.  It continues today with David Rone, a highly prominent and respected media executive, with management, deal making and brand building expertise in sports and entertainment.  As much as anything David's career is built on forging enduring, strategic relationships across TV, sports, film, digital and … Continue reading Careers in 20/20 – David Rone

Careers in 20/20 – Danielle DeLauro

Danielle DeLauro, EVP of the VAB (Video Advertising Bureau) and a highly respected executive and thought leader in media, joins me for this edition of Careers in 20/20.  Few people are as knowledgeable about the massive changes impact the industry today.  Danielle is connected with senior leaders across the business so she is very attuned … Continue reading Careers in 20/20 – Danielle DeLauro

Careers in 20/20 – Randy Gerstenblatt

Randy Gerstenblatt, one of the most well known and well liked people in the business, joins this edition of Careers in 20/20.  From senior sales leadership positions at ESPN, Six Flags Entertainment and Captivate, Randy has established an impressive track record of success.  In addition to his proven sales experience, Randy also has been a … Continue reading Careers in 20/20 – Randy Gerstenblatt

Careers in 20/20 – Maria Weaver

Maria Weaver, CMO of Comcast Advertising, is my guest for this edition of Careers in 20/20.  A proven leader with an impressive track record of success in our industry, Maria oversees marketing strategy, creative services, product marketing, demand generation and sales development for both Effectv and Freewheel.  Maria has been recognized for her work as a … Continue reading Careers in 20/20 – Maria Weaver

Your Status Meetings Are Against the Law

"Let's go around the room and get everyone's updates.  Fred, we'll start with you." Similar to the deafening roar emitted from race cars immediately following the "start your engines" announcement at the track, the words above are a virtual guaranteed trigger for everyone but Fred in the status meeting to open their phones or laptops … Continue reading Your Status Meetings Are Against the Law

Careers in 20/20 – Meridith Miller

Meridith Miller, VP of Marketing for Ampersand, joins me for this edition of Careers in 20/20.  Before she orchestrated last year's successful rebrand of NCC to Ampersand, she held various senior business development roles for leading digital companies such as Twitter, Google and Mopub.  Meridith started her career as an attorney. Meridith's multi-faceted background and accomplishments … Continue reading Careers in 20/20 – Meridith Miller

Careers in 20/20 – Steve Takeuchi

Veteran media executive Steve Takeuchi has been on the cutting edge of the trends driving ad sales for almost twenty years, including TV/digital integration, multi-platform asset management and the implementation of advanced advertising technologies.  Currently he leads planning and advertising management for Hulu. Few are more experience at managing through change than Steve, so his … Continue reading Careers in 20/20 – Steve Takeuchi

Diversity Now

The focus of For What It's Worth is building careers in marketing and media. I don't write about politics here.  Yet it's difficult to stay silent when faced with repeated, unspeakable criminal acts against innocent African Americans by bad cops who should have had their badges and guns taken away long ago, violence and destruction … Continue reading Diversity Now

Careers in 20/20 – Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is one of the most prominent and well respected voices in technology, marketing and media today.  CEO of the Palmer Group, Shelly influences people globally across the industry through his podcast, widely read daily newsletter, frequent appearances on Good Day New York, CNN and CNBC, and influential books. He's an entrepreneur who has … Continue reading Careers in 20/20 – Shelly Palmer