This Graphic-Designer-Turned-Chief-Creative-Officer Gives Advice on Unorthodox Career Paths

Here’s how to get your dream job, even if the way forward isn’t obvious. September 10, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this episode of The Rough Cut, Storyhunter co-founder Alex Ragir sits down with David Weinstock, Chief Creative Officer of RF|Binder.  Weinstock began his career as a graphic designer and gained experience as a creative director for The Oprah Winfrey Network and a commercial director for Hero Content before settling into his role at RF|Binder. While at RF|Binder, Weinstock founded The Grove, the company’s multidisciplinary creative group and winner of 2017 PR News Agency Team of the Year. Ragir and Weinstock discussed Weinstock’s evolution from graphic designer to CCO and what he learned that can help young professionals navigate their career paths. Related: This Marketing Guru Says You Should Focus on a ‘Coalition of the Willing’ Read_More Related posts: What the Chief Talent Officer of General Motors Learned […]

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This Marketing Guru Says You Should Focus on a ‘Coalition of the Willing’

Alex Ragir sits down with Bonin Bough to break down Bough’s backstory and marketing tips you can use for your business. September 3, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In the sixth episode of season two of The Rough Cut, Storyhunter co-founder Alex Ragir sits down with Bonin Bough, marketing guru and founder and CEO of Bonin Ventures, from the Open Mic beach at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in France.  Bonin Bough was one of the youngest C-suite executives at a Fortune 50 Company as a marketing executive at Mondelez International. Before his time at Mondelez, Bough led global digital marketing efforts for PepsiCo, Weber and many others. In 2013, he was inducted into the AAF’s Advertising Hall of Achievement. Ragir and Bough discussed video storytelling, pushing forward the debate at industry events such as Cannes Lions, and how to innovate within within large […]

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2 Great Traits for All Young Professionals

August 20, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In the fifth episode of season two of The Rough Cut, Storyhunter co-founder Alex Ragir talks with Mary Kate McGrath, Chief Content Officer of Gallery Media Group, the media arm of Gary Vaynerchuck’s holding company VaynerX. Gallery Media Group owns brands such as PureWow and One37pm. It also manages a network of podcasts, influencer and instagram accounts.  Ragir and McGrath talked about why all young professionals need to be curious and passionate to succeed, and also something what she watches for in every interview. Related: Ketchum’s First Female CEO Talks Diversity in Upper Management Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content distributed across all digital platforms for the business genre. EN is partnered with hundreds […]

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Ketchum’s First Female CEO Talks Diversity in Upper Management

Here’s how this CEO thinks women can break through the glass ceiling and positively impact their businesses. August 13, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this episode of The Rough Cut, Storyhunter co-founder Alex Ragir continues the series at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity with Barri Rafferty, CEO of Ketchum. Rafferty tells Ragir that since taking over, she’s led Ketchum through the process of rebranding as a “communications consultancy.” The pair also discuss how women can break the glass ceiling and the impact that women in upper management can have on an organization. Related: Twitter’s Head of Content Creation on How to Optimize Your Content on Twitter Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content distributed across all digital platforms for the business genre. […]

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Twitter’s Head of Content Creation on How to Optimize Your Content on Twitter

Alex Ragir sits down with Twitter Head of Content Creation Stacy Minero. July 23, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this episode of The Rough Cut, Entrepreneur Network partner Alex Ragir travels to Cannes, France for the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, one of the most prominent events and award shows for the advertising industry. There, he sits down with Stacy Minero, Global Head of Content Creation at Twitter. Ragir and Minero discuss content optimization for Twitter, the potential for integrated marketing campaigns and how paid and organic reach should complement each other.  Click the video to hear more. Related: This Media Company Used Hip Hop and Sneakers to Attract 55 Million Viewers and Sell for Over $250 Million Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content […]

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This Media Mogul Explains His Surest Way to Success for Young Entrepreneurs

Group Nine Media’s Mickey Meyer recommends prioritizing your interests over success. June 13, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Alex Ragir talks with Mickey Meyer, the president of the Group Nine Media network. Meyer admits he never saw himself as a businessman, though along his journey, he gradually developed a love for managing.  Meyer advises young entrepreneurs to find the one thing they are passionate about. By following something you enjoy and “pulling the thread,” as Meyer says, your efforts will lead to success eventually. If you are able to pinpoint your passion, everything else will be much easier. Click play to hear more from Alex Ragir and Mickey Meyer. Related: This Media Company Used Hip Hop and Sneakers to Attract 55 Million Viewers and Sell for Over $250 Million Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We […]

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