/// Sam Zises
Sam Zises, Founder of CEO of Wendr
Sam is currently the Founder & CEO of Wendr.com and Partner & Chief Marketing Officer of RetailMLS.com. Sam was formerly the group marketing & business development manager at Ogilvy & Mather’s industry leading entertainment marketing arm, OgilvyEntertainment. Prior to joining Ogilvy, Sam spent three years doing business and brand development for a leading social media agency, Big Fuel, where he helped to develop campaigns for clients such as Colgate-Palmolive, Fisher-Price, McDonald’s, Yahoo!, KFC and Budweiser, among others. Sam’s experience also includes MTV Networks, NBC Universal, Warner Bros Records and Kirshenbaum Bond Senecal + Partners.
Sam was, until recently, the youngest member of the 4A’s Branded Content Committee and the UJA Federation-NY Young Entertainment Executive Committee. He is also a leader of the Northeastern University New York City Alumni Chapter where he graduated with a degree in communications and a concentration in media studies. Sam serves as founder and chair of the Birthright Israel Alumni Council of New York and has played host and chair to YJP Media events throughout Manhattan.