Tagged: nyc

So what are you doing in NYC?

I’ve lived in NYC for 5 months already, and I’ve loved every single day here. I’m still on sabbatical, which to me means I don’t have any obligations: every day I wake up and...

#whorunNYad: Rachel Wolff

One of the reasons why I volunteered at Innovation Congress was to meet people like Rachel: talented folks in the digital ad business. She was part of the production team and we shared check-ins, breaks and...

#whorunNYad: Elisa Tan

After interviewing June, she connected me with Elisa. I was supposed to meet her for tea at her beloved Bosie, but on my way there I run into Geronimo Ballons’ installation for Squarespace and had...

#whorunNYad: Javier Ortiz

On one of my first weekends in NY, I met Antonio for drinks in Brooklyn. He said a friend of his, another Spaniard working in advertising, would join us later. “He’s quite popular on...

#whorunNYad: Orlando Asson

I try to surround myself with interesting people and love connecting them. That’s why I always ask my interviewees to introduce me to someone else to interview. Shannon is an artist, so it was only...

#whorunNYad: Shannon Ross

After interviewing Antonio, we walked around the R/GA office. I had asked him who I should interview next, so he took me to Shannon’s desk and we interrupted her lunch break. I was immediately impressed by her...

#whorunNYad: Antonio Guerrero

I met Antonio in Barcelona in 2010, on my first day at Buzz. But I had already heard about his digital projects and attended a couple of editions of the monthly networking event he co-organized, Cava &...

#whorunNYad: June Wee-Grant

Jasmine Sheth was the first person to whom I officially pitched the #whorunNYad concept, and she really connected with it. So when I asked her who I should interview next, not only did she suggest someone with experience...