Carisa Bianchi

Carissa Bianchi
May 3, 2012  |  2012 Speakers, speakers  |  No Comments

CARISA BIANCHI President, TBWA\Chiat\Day Los Angeles Carisa has been President of TBWA\Chiat\Day Los Angeles since 2005. Under her leadership, the office has experienced unprecedented growth, adding global assignments for Visa, Energizer and Gatorade, along with domestic responsibilities for Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Tostitos and Stacy’s Pita Chips. Key to her – and our – success is an unwavering focus on defining each client’s brand belief and brand behavior, through the agency’s Media Arts and Disruption practices. Previously, Carisa was President/CEO of TBWA\Chiat\Day San Francisco, where she grew that office from a start-up to more than $250 million in billings. She was named one of Advertising Age’s

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Erik Flannigan

Erik Flannigan
May 3, 2012  |  2012 Speakers, speakers  |  No Comments

Erik Flannigan Executive Vice President, Digital Media - Viacom Entertainment Group Erik Flannigan is Executive Vice President, Digital Media, Viacom Entertainment Group. He is based at the company's New York City headquarters and reports to Doug Herzog, President of Viacom Entertainment Group. The Entertainment Group is comprised of a multi-platform portfolio of brands featuring the COMEDY CENTRAL, Spike TV and TV Land cable channels and Web sites, as well as the internet site GameTrailers.com. Flannigan supervises the linear channels’ digital media teams, overseeing the networks’ digital programming initiatives, to maximize revenue growth opportunities for the Entertainment Group. He

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George Strompolos

George Strompolos
May 3, 2012  |  2012 Speakers, speakers  |  No Comments

George Strompolos, CEO / Founder of Fullscreen George Strompolos is the CEO and Founder of Fullscreen, a pioneering online video network built on the YouTube platform. Prior to founding Fullscreen in January 2011, George was the strategic partnerships manager at YouTube where he was responsible for establishing distribution partnerships with new media companies and content producers. In 2007, George co-developed the YouTube Partner Program which has given rise to a new creative class of online video producers around the world. A UC Berkeley graduate and technology enthusiast with a passion for media, George began his career with business development roles at WIRED

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Margie Gilmore

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April 15, 2012  |  2012 Speakers, speakers  |  No Comments

  Margie Gilmore, VP of Online Originals at Disney Interactive Margie Gilmore oversees the development of original video series for Disney Interactive.   Her content slate focuses primarily on the Moms and Family audience, and includes hits like Daily Shot with Ali Wentworth http://screen.yahoo.com/daily-shot/ which is distributed on Yahoo and is over 100 episodes into the first season.  Later this summer her team will launch a partner channel with YouTube, which will feature a video version of Babble, the popular Mom Blogger Network, in addition a cooking show called That's Fresh – Recipes so Easy, You're Laughing, and a series celebrating Dads and the

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