Disruptor Series
COVID-19 is Disrupting Everything

COVID-19 is Disrupting Everything

March 25, 2020

Welcome to the Disruptor Series Podcast’s first “PFH.” That’s right, a Pod From Home. COVID-19 is affecting everything from how we live, how we work, how we eat, invest and  interact (or don’t interact) with each other. Listen in as host Rob Schwartz and Disruptor Series co-founder Doug Melville unpack and discuss the top 10 Disruptions of this extraordinary crisis. 

Podcast Credits

Host - Rob Schwartz 

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman

Douglas Davis is Disrupting Design

Douglas Davis is Disrupting Design

March 17, 2020

Douglas Davis is a designer, author, filmmaker, digital marketer and an educator. His book, “Creative Strategy and the Business of Design” helps readers truly understand design’s place in business. And it goes even further to illustrate how to marry the magic of creativity with the logic and language of strategy and finance. Douglas also shares the back story of his new film, “Imported from Brooklyn.” And the professor offers up his unique approach to teaching design born from his remarkable journey to NYC from Lexington, South Carolina. Only on the Disruptor Series Podcast. 

Check out “Imported from Brooklyn” in the link below:

 

Podcast Credits

Host - Rob Schwartz 

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman

Ryan Wallman is Disrupting the advertising business with a very funny book

Ryan Wallman is Disrupting the advertising business with a very funny book

February 25, 2020

The advertising business is crazy. And lately, things have gotten even crazier. It’s more complex. With more platforms. More jargon. More acronyms. And more opportunities to poke fun at all of it. Creative Director and copywriter Ryan Wallman has done just that. His new book is called “Delusions of Brandeur.” And it’s a wonderful antidote to all that ails the ad business. Listen in as he and Rob unpack the inspiration and some of the hilarious content that fills its pages.

Credits

Host - Rob Schwartz 

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman

Matt Rotondo is Disrupting Brand Content

Matt Rotondo is Disrupting Brand Content

February 18, 2020

Matt Rotondo thinks brand content should be bigger and more focused. Bigger in that he prefers to guide his clients to the IMAX movie experience. More focused in that he believes there s a secret weapon to get people to fall in love with your brand -- education. That's right, as the Executive Producer of Cosmic Picture, Matt is doing disruptive things in the brand content space -- especially with his latest project Superpower Dogs in collaboration with Mars PetCare. Listen in as he and Rob look at brand content from a more disruptive point-of-view.

Credits

Host - Rob Schwartz 

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman

Maria Ross is Disrupting business with a super power called, empathy

Maria Ross is Disrupting business with a super power called, empathy

February 11, 2020

Maria Ross is the author of a new book called, “The Empathy Edge.” In it she lays out the case for empathy in business and life. And on this episode of the Disruptor Series Podcast Maria unpacks the power of empathy. And reveals how you can make your company or business more empathetic and ultimately more successful.

Credits

Host - Rob Schwartz 

Intro/Outro Voiced by Sophia Barnett

Executive Producer - Sean Riojas

Audio Engineer/Sound Design - Corey Bauman

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