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Creative Director, Gimlet Creative
Nazanin Rafsanjani is the Creative Director of Gimlet Creative, Gimlet Media’s in-house advertising agency. In this role, Nazanin oversees all the development and production of advertisements across Gimlet’s roster of shows. Nazanin also oversees the company’s burgeoning branded podcast division, which creates custom, lightly-branded podcasts for some of the world’s biggest brands like eBay and TInder with more to come. Prior to joining Gimlet in 2015, Nazanin was a career journalist, and most recently a senior producer at MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show. Before that Nazanin held various reporting and editor positions at NPR, WNYC and ABC News. She began her career at San Francisco’s KQUED and graduated from UC Berkeley.