One-day event focused on the future of marketing and publishing with visual media
San Francisco, Calif. – Oct. 17, 2013 – Chute, the first complete visual marketing platform, today announced the inaugural Visual Revolution Summit on Thursday, December 5th, in New York City. This will be an unprecedented gathering of 300 influential leaders from the world of publishers, agencies and brands – all of whom have a vested interest in the future of photo-driven storytelling. This one-day, invite-only event, will focus on digital storytelling, visual branding, consumer generated marketing, sponsored content and conversational media.
“People share more than 700 million photos every day – many of these photos are about brands, trends and events. A visual conversation is taking place and brands and publishers must be part of it,” said Ranvir Gujral, co-founder and CEO, Chute and visionary for the Visual Revolution Summit. “The Visual Revolution Summit creates a unique opportunity for brands, publishers and agencies to discuss, network and actively participate in establishing best practices for engaging and communicating with consumers using visual media now and in the future.”
Visual Revolution Summit
Who: 300 senior level executives in the brand, agency and publishing industries. Request an invitation here.
What: One-day, invite-only summit, comprising of presentations, 1:1 interviews, fireside chats and case studies exploring the future of advertising, marketing and publishing with the industry’s most influential vanguard. More details about the topics being addressed at the Visual Revolution Summit can be found here.
When: Thursday, Dec. 5, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., followed by a networking happy hour concluding at 7 p.m.
Where: Altman Building, 135 W. 18th St., New York
The Visual Revolution Summit is a jam-packed day of dynamic discussions and thought leadership. Attendees will walk away with immediate ideas to explore and implement.
|Ben Huh, CEO, Cheezburger
||Kira Pollack, Director of Photography, TIME Magazine
|Jay Samit, President, ooVoo
||Ranvir Gujral, Co-founder and CEO, Chute
|Matt Sanchez, Co-founder and CEO, Say Media
||Steve Rubel, Chief Content Strategist, Edelman
|Jonathan Perelman, VP of Agency Relations, BuzzFeed
||Barbara Griffin, Former executive, Turner Broadcasting System
|Anna Dickson, Photography Director, AOL/HuffPo
||Gregarious Narain, Co-founder and CTO, Chute
|Scot Safon, CMO, The Weather Channel
||Markus Spiering, Head of Product, Flickr
|Raman Kia, Executive Director, Integrated Strategy, Condé Nast
||David Berkowitz, CMO, MRY
|Balaji Gopinath, VP of Emerging Technology, Turner Broadcasting System
||Andy Barkett, CTO, Republican National Committee
|Ian Schafer, CEO, Deep Focus
||Matt Ipcar, SVP Strategy and Design, Blue State Digital
|Tobias Peggs, CEO, Aviary
||Vejay Lalla, Partner, Davis & Gilbert LLP
|Dorrine Mendoza, Social Media Producer, CNN Digital
||Marc Wendell, Product Manager, PicScout
For a list of speakers and bios, click here.
The Visual Revolution Summit is presented by Chute and sponsored by Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., PicScout and Davis & Gilbert LLP. For more information about the Visual Revolution Summit visit www.visualrevolution.com.
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Chute is the most comprehensive visual brand engagement platform on the market today, powering everything from billboards to banner ads to native mobile apps to live events. The future of brand marketing is visual, and our tools to manage measure and drive engagement are essential for brand marketers. Chute works with the world’s biggest agencies, publishers, brands including NBC, Turner, Condé Nast, NBA, Benefit, Ogilvy, the New York Times and LiveNation. For more information, visit www.getchute.com.