Register

PODCAST: Brands, Creators and How to Change the World with Ian Schafer, Co-Founder & CEO, Kindred

Culture

photo

Listen and subscribe to Leads2Scale on your favorite podcasting app.

This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Ian Schafer, Co-Founder & CEO of Kindred, a company that aims to bring together communities of influential creators, platforms, and purpose-driven brands and accelerate the next generation of social movements.

Ian has been at the forefront of media, content, advertising, and marketing for the better half of two decades. In 2002, he started and ran one of the first social media agencies, Deep Focus, which earned him a spot in AAF’s Advertising Hall of Achievement in 2015, and he was also named one of the 100 people “Making Advertising Great” by the 4As.

During the conversation, Ian discussed:

  • What led him to go the events route with regards to achieving Kindred’s mission
  • The emerging group of online entrepreneurs dubbed “creators with a purpose” and why so many brands are now flocking to work with them
  • Kindred’s approach in facilitating conversations between creators who deeply care about missions and purpose and the brands who share that same passion
  • The ways in which we need to evolve so we can better harness our influence and assume our responsibility as storytellers

Listen to the full episode below:

Subscribe to Leads2Scale on Anchor, Apple Podcasts, Breaker, Google Podcasts, Pocket Casts, RadioPublic, Spotify, Castbox, Overcast, or Stitcher.

If you have suggestions for who we should interview or what topics you would like us to cover, please reach out to us at leads2scale@socialmediaweek.org.

Join 100,000+ fellow marketers who advance their skills and knowledge by subscribing to our weekly newsletter.

WATCH THE SMWLDN 2019 PROMO




Newsletter Subscription

Get the latest insights, trends and best practices from today's leading industry voices.


Learn More

Watch keynote speaker Seth Godin

Bestselling Author and Entrepreneur, Seth Godin spoke at #SMWNYC. Watch his talk + hundreds of others on SMW Insider.

View Talk

Watch SMW Live

SMW Insider is a premium video platform that streams more than 300+ hours of talks, presentations, and interviews from leading industry experts.

Subscribe Now

Write for Us

Interested in sharing your ideas and insights with the world? Become a SMW News contributor and reach 300k readers each month.

Apply Here