Tag: Phil McKenzie

Why Luxury Brands Need Chief Culture Officers

Luxury brands learn the hard way: Someone has to be responsible keeping the company in tune with shifting sensibilities.

/ September 18, 2016

NEW! 2 Dope Boys & A Podcast

@farflungphil & @_michaelbrooks have a new podcast & I'm down!

/ March 12, 2016

Q&A: Phil McKenzie on Influencer Culture

@farflungphil talks @influencercon and, more importantly, influencer culture. Read on.

/ November 1, 2013

Jay-Z & Samsung: Some Lessons For Brands

Photo credit: Matt Rourke/AP As we all know, thanks to some masterful marketing that included a 3-minute TV spot during the NBA Finals, as well as what initially seemed to be a brilliant roll-out of the parameters of the deal between the electronics manufacturer and the hip hop icon, the...

/ July 9, 2013

Takeaways From “Creative Destruction” — #Amplify

Great discussion at Tuesday's @InfluencerCon #Amplify event, Creative Destruction.  Hats off not only to Phil McKenzie for organizing it, but also to Amy Andrieux of Ketchum Digital, muralist Katie Yamasaki as well as the attendees who offered some great perspective also.  Very cool that there was a nice give and...

/ April 26, 2013

Speaking Engagement: @InfluencerCon #Amplify–April 23

On Tuesday, April 23, I'll be joining InfluencerCon founder Phil McKenzie and Ketchum Digital's VP of Multimedia Content & Strategy Amy Andrieux for a discussion called Creative Bankruptcy.  It's described as follows: Creative Bankruptcy is a discussion of the economics around the so-called "creative class". Innovators say that creativity is the...

/ April 10, 2013

POVs On Cultural Leadership: Phil McKenzie

@farflungphil Maybe you don't know Phil McKenzie.  But you probably know the Influencer Conference, his global platform (heading into its fourth year this fall) that brings together thought leaders and change agents in the arts, entrepreneurship, philanthropy and technology.  Global because you can catch it in NYC, London, Berlin, Sao...

/ March 29, 2013