Disruptor Series
Disruptor Series Special_LIVE at the 3% Conference with Mackenzie Thomas of Google

Disruptor Series Special_LIVE at the 3% Conference with Mackenzie Thomas of Google

December 20, 2019

Mackenzie Thomas is a product specialist at Google looking to create a more representational internet. She’s focused on showcasing content and advertising with more diversity and inclusion. Using Google technology, she and her team were able to analyze trillions of images and start to help brands understand and create a more gender balanced experience. Hear how Mackenzie created her own job at Google and how her work is having a real impact on improving the web experience. For everyone.

Credits

Host - Doug Melville

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Producer - Natalie Zeller

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman

 
 
Disruptor Series Special_LIVE at the 3@ Conference with Amanda Enayati. Author, columnist, strategist and Head of Culture Innovation of the 3% Movement

Disruptor Series Special_LIVE at the 3@ Conference with Amanda Enayati. Author, columnist, strategist and Head of Culture Innovation of the 3% Movement

December 11, 2019

Amanda Enayati’s life sounds like a Hollywood movie. She was a refugee of the Iranian Revolution. Orphaned briefly she emigrated to the US in the 1980's. She worked hard to become a corporate lawyer only to find her career and life stalled by a brutal form of cancer. But Amanda has proven to be a lot stronger than her circumstance. Hear a bit about her story and learn about her wonderful book “Seeking Serenity: The 10 New Rules for Health and Happiness in the Age of Anxiety.” All on this special episode of the Disruptor Series Podcast. 

Credits

Host - Rob Schwartz

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Producer - Natalie Zeller

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman

Disruptor Series Special_Live at the 3% Conference with Brittany Johnson, Creative Strategist, Instagram Specialist at Facebook’s Creative Shop.

Disruptor Series Special_Live at the 3% Conference with Brittany Johnson, Creative Strategist, Instagram Specialist at Facebook’s Creative Shop.

December 10, 2019

Brittany Johnson is a rising creative star. She's written rap songs for Coca-Cola and earned Cannes Lions for it. She's also disrupted her own career as an art director and jumped client side to become a master of Instagram technology and art. Here she sits down with host Doug Melville to talk about being a woman of color in the creative industries and so much more. 

Credits

Host - Doug Melville

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Producer - Natalie Zeller

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman

Disruptor Series Special_Live at the 3% Conference with Mara Lecocq, Brand and Community Director of Fishbowl

Disruptor Series Special_Live at the 3% Conference with Mara Lecocq, Brand and Community Director of Fishbowl

December 3, 2019

Mara Lecocq is disrupting the advertising industry (and a few others) through honest conversations. These conversations happen anonymously. Online. Every day. Through a chat app called Fishbowl. In this Disruptor Series special, Mara sits down with TBWAChiatDay LA President, Erin Riley, to discuss the power of Fishbowl, Mara’s incredible career journey (so far) and the benefits of multiple side hustles. Listen in here. 

Credits

Host - Erin Riley

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Producer - Natalie Zeller

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman

Disruptor Series Special: Live at the 2019 3% Conference. Meet The Disruptors.

Disruptor Series Special: Live at the 2019 3% Conference. Meet The Disruptors.

November 20, 2019

Here is your overview pod featuring some of the most disruptive people at the incredibly inspiring 3% Conference in Chicago. Listen and learn from:

  • Ronnie Dickerson Stewart, SVP Career Advancement & Inclusion at Digitas
  • Denise Hewett Founder of Scriptd
  • Jill Abbott, Head of Consumer & Athlete Engagement at Gatorade
  • Michael Munoz, Diversity Business Partner at Google
  • Jezz Chung Diversity & Engagement Lead at Anomaly
  • Michele Prota, CTO Forsman & Bodenfors
  • Lindsay Stein, Editor of CampaignUS
  • Vincent Bragg Founder of ConCreates

All brought to you by Disruptor Series hosts Doug Melville CDO of TBWA, Erin Reilly, President of TBWAChiatDay LA and Rob Schwartz, CEO of TBWAChiatDay NY. 

Credits

Hosts - Rob Schwartz, Doug Melville, and Erin Reilly

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Producer - Natalie Zeller

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman

Disruptor Series Podcast LIVE@The 3% Conference_Thas Naseemuddeen, CEO Omelet

Disruptor Series Podcast LIVE@The 3% Conference_Thas Naseemuddeen, CEO Omelet

November 18, 2019

Thas Naseemuddeen is the CEO of independent creative agency Omelet. Thas disrupts the conventional image of an Ivy League Chief Executive named “Jim.” She’s a Sri Lankan by birth, a strategist by trade and a creative at heart. Listen in as she and host Rob Schwartz discuss the difference between a “Creative CEO” and a traditional CEO, the power of delusions in business and how fearless women like Thas bring light to the world.

Credits

Host - Rob Schwartz 

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Producer - Natalie Zeller

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman

Jonathan Elias is Disrupting Your Ears With Sonic Branding

Jonathan Elias is Disrupting Your Ears With Sonic Branding

October 8, 2019
We are at the beginning of a revolution in sound — for brands. Jonathan Elias has seen this coming for 25+ years. He’s the “Mozart of Madison Avenue.” And on this episode of the Disruptor Series Podcast, we sit down with the legendary composer, arranger and producer and discuss his “earconic” work from the original MTV sting up through his work for Yahoo, Liberty and more. If you want to understand the disruptive power of sonic branding, listen here.
 

Credits

Host - Rob Schwartz 

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Producer - Natalie Zeller

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - John Cabrera

Michael Fanuele is Disrupting What It Takes To Be Inspiring

Michael Fanuele is Disrupting What It Takes To Be Inspiring

September 24, 2019

If you think only special people can be “inspiring,” Michael Fanuele will inspire you to think again. On this episode of the Disruptor Series Podcast, the former General Mills marketer and ad agency Chief Strategy Officer sits down with host Rob Schwartz to discuss how anybody can become inspiring. It’s all drawn from his disruptive new book, “Stop Making Sense: The Art of Inspiring Anybody.”

This is a must-listen-to episode for anyone on the brand side, the agency side or anyone who simply wants to make something extraordinary.

 

Credits

Host - Rob Schwartz 

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Producer - Natalie Zeller

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - John Cabrera 

Rich Siegel is Disrupting Washington

Rich Siegel is Disrupting Washington

August 29, 2019

Rich Siegel is a legendary copywriter/creative director and the author of a new book, "Mr. Siegel Writes to Washington." His book is a collection of letters he's written to over 50 GOP Senators and the Vice President himself. Rich demands action. And he demands it in his inimitable style: a combination of clarity and hilarity. Yes, this book is damn funny. Listen in as Rich and Rob talk about disrupting the status quo in D.C., Madison Avenue and Hollywood. 

Credits

Host - Rob Schwartz 

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman

 

Tim Leake is Disrupting Advertising Craft

Tim Leake is Disrupting Advertising Craft

July 10, 2019
One of the most powerful ideas at the 2019 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity was a presentation. A presentation called, “Ugly Sells.” Created and curated by RPA’s Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer, Tim Leake, exposes the new “Ugly” movement in advertising and brand communications. Listen in and as Tim and Disruptor Series Podcast host Rob Schwartz discuss how “Ugly” is the new cool. And a true disruptive force that is challenging conventional advertising creative wisdom. 
 

Credits

Host - Rob Schwartz 

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman