Vin Farrell

/// Vin Farrell

April 25, 2014  |  Engage14

Global Chief Content Officer, Havas Worldwide

Vin Farrell is Global Chief Content Officer at Havas Worldwide, where he provides oversight of content creation, curation, development, production and distribution globally across the network.

Vin joined Havas Worldwide in 2013 from R/GA, where he was SVP of Creative Operations. In that role he served as a business partner to executive creative leadership and was responsible for the oversight of all aspects and operations of the agency’s digital studio, live event, retail and presentation capabilities. He led a team that worked closely with creative on strategy, ideation and production of traditional and multi-channel work. Vin also built a world-class production facility to generate cost-effective advertising optimized for both digital and traditional media channels.

Before R/GA, Vin was Senior Director of Content and Integrated Marketing Production at Spiketv.com. Prior to Spiketv.com, Vin worked for Digitas as an Agency Producer, where he established the video production practice between the New York, Chicago and Boston offices.

Vin also has a background in independent film and venture capital investing. After beginning his career at October Films he established himself as an independent producer. As such his credits include: UNTIL THE VIOLENCE STOPS (Eve Ensler, Sundance 2004), FUR (starring Nicole Kidman and Robert Downey Jr.), MOVING MIDWAY (MoMA New Directors Series, US Theatrical), and ME AT THE ZOO (Sundance Film Festival, HBO premiere 2012).

Vin received a B.A. in Religious Studies from Connecticut College. He lives in Greenwich Village with his wife and two daughters.


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