CDO Summit 2013 Photo Gallery

Inaugural Chief Digital Officer Summit at Thomson Reuters 2013
Vivian Schiller (NBC News) and Riley McDonough (Thomson Reuters)
Riley McDonough (Thomson Reuters) and Vivian Schiller (NBC News)
Morning Keynote Vivian Schiller: Senior Vice President and CDO at NBC News
David Mathison: Chief Digital Officer Talent Map 2013
David Mathison: Chief Digital Officer Talent Map 2013
David Mathison: Chief Digital Officer Talent Map 2013
Chief Digital Officer Summit sponsored by Be The Media
Michael Smith, Fred Santarpia, David Kang, Joe Bilman, and Ellie Hirschhorn
Ellie Hirschhorn: Chief Digital Officer at Simon & Schuster
Fred Santarpia: Chief Digital Officer at Conde Nast
David Kang (Wenner Media) and Joe Bilman (American Media Inc.)
David Kang: Chief Digital Officer at Wenner Media
Michael Smith: President at Forbes.com
Margaret Molloy, Christine Montgomery, and Janet Scardino
Daniel Heaf, Jason Seiken, Albert Cheng, Jason Tafler, and Esmeralda Swartz
Daniel Heaf: EVP and Managing Digital Director at BBC Worldwide
Daniel Heaf, Jason Seiken, and Albert Cheng
Albert Cheng: EVP & Chief Product Officer, Digital Media at Disney/ABC Television Group
Jason Tafler: Chief Digital Officer at Rogers Communications
Albert Cheng, Jason Tafler, and Esmeralda Swartz
Daniel Heaf, Jason Seiken, Albert Cheng, Jason Tafler, and Esmeralda Swartz
Margaret Molloy and Mary Ann Pierce
Sree Sreenivasan, Perry Hewitt, and Bernardo Rodriguez
Sree Sreenivasan: CDO at Columbia University (now at the Met)
Sree Sreenivasan: CDO at Columbia University (now at the Met)
Perry Hewitt: Chief Digital Officer at Harvard University
Perry Hewitt (Harvard University) and Bernardo Rodriguez (Kaplan Test Prep)
Bernardo Rodriguez: CDO at Kaplan Test Prep & Admissions
Chief Digital Officers Bernardo Rodriguez, Perry Hewitt, and Sree Sreenivasan
Participants
Ana Serrano, Elizabeth Scott, Christine Montgomery, and Tom Hjelm
Elizabeth Scott: Chief Media and Digital Officer at Lincoln Center
Christine Montgomery: CDO at The Center for Public Integrity (now at World Bank)
Christine Montgomery (The Center for Public Integrity), Tom Hjelm (NY Public Radio)
Tom Hjelm: VP & CDO at New York Public Radio
Ana Serrano, Elizabeth Scott, Christine Montgomery, and Tom Hjelm
Ana Serrano: Chief Digital Officer at Canadian Film Centre
Daniel Backhaus
Mayer Danzig, Jonathan Sackett, Josh Golden, and Angela Wei
Jane Barratt: Chief Operating Officer at mcgarrybowen
Mayer Danzig: Chief Digital Officer at Kantar Retail
Jonathan Sackett: Managing Director at Oglivy & Mather
Jonathan Sackett, Josh Golden, and Angela Wei
Angela Wei: Chief Digital Officer at Arnold NY (now at Milk Studios)
Mayer Danzig, Jonathan Sackett, and Josh Golden
Jane Barratt: Chief Operating Officer at mcgarrybowen
Mayer Danzig, Jonathan Sackett, Josh Golden, and Angela Wei
Jörg Malang, George Gollub, and Mark Keys
Michael Doernberg, Brian Lakamp, Eric Garland, Bill Campbell, and Dick Wingate
Dick Wingate: Principal at Digital Entertainment Ventures
Michael Doernberg, Brian Lakamp, Eric Garland, Bill Campbell, and Dick Wingate
Bill Campbell: SVP, Digital Business at Universal Music Group
Eric Garland: GM at LiveNation.com; Founder at BigChampagne
Brian Lakamp: President of Digital at Clear Channel Media and Entertainment
Michael Doernberg, Brian Lakamp, Eric Garland, and Bill Campbell
Michael Doernberg: Chief Executive Officer at ReverbNation
Michael Doernberg, Brian Lakamp, Eric Garland, Bill Campbell, and Dick Wingate
Scott Singer (DDG), Perry Hewitt (Harvard University), and David Payne (Gannett)
Harriet Seitler, Katerina Markov, Laxmi Wordham, and Rosemary Maggiore
Rosemary Maggiore: President at Rachael Ray Digital
Laxmi Wordham: CDO at Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
Laxmi Wordham: CDO at Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
Katerina Markov: Head of Global Innovation at Atom Factory
Katerina Markov: Head of Global Innovation at Atom Factory
Harriet Seitler: Chief Marketing Officer and EVP at Harpo Studios
Harriet Seitler: Chief Marketing Officer and EVP at Harpo Studios
Harriet Seitler, Katerina Markov, Laxmi Wordham, and Rosemary Maggiore
Jason Seiken (PBS) and Tom Hjelm (New York Public Radio)
David Payne: Senior Vice President and CDO at Gannett Co., Inc.
Riley McDonough (Thomson Reuters) and David Payne (Gannett)
David Payne: Senior Vice President and CDO at Gannett Co., Inc.
Riley McDonough (Thomson Reuters) and David Payne (Gannett)
Riley McDonough (Thomson Reuters) and David Payne (Gannett)
Gary Lucas: “The Thinking Man’s Guitar Hero” – The New Yorker
Gary Lucas: “The Thinking Man’s Guitar Hero” – The New Yorker
Gary Lucas: “The Thinking Man’s Guitar Hero” – The New Yorker
Teddy Goff: Digital Director, President Barack Obama’s 2008 & 2012 campaigns
Teddy Goff: Digital Director, President Barack Obama’s 2008 & 2012 campaigns
Teddy Goff: Digital Director, President Barack Obama’s 2008 & 2012 campaigns
Teddy Goff: Digital Director, President Barack Obama’s 2008 & 2012 campaigns
Teddy Goff: Digital Director, President Barack Obama’s 2008 & 2012 campaigns
Teddy Goff: Digital Director, President Barack Obama’s 2008 & 2012 campaigns

From CDO to CEO: What’s Driving the Chief Digital Officer to CEO Career Path?

The facts are clear: An increasing number of Chief Digital Officers (CDOs) are being tapped to become CEOs. Earlier this year, JB Perette, CDO of Discovery Communications, was appointed CEO of Discovery Networks International. According to the new CDO Talent Map 2014, by CDO Club founder David Mathison, seven Chief Digital Officers became CEOs, and [...]

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Perry Hewitt and Sree Sreenivasan to keynote at the 2014 CDO Summit

Sree Sreenivasan and Perry Hewitt to keynote at the Chief Digital Officer Summit (April 22-23 at Time Warner in NYC)

Sree Sreenivasan, the first Chief Digital Officer for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, will team up with Perry Hewitt, the first Chief Digital Officer at Harvard University, to give a joint keynote address at the 2014 Chief Digital Officer Summit, April 22–23, 2014. Sreenivasan joined the Met after spending 20 years at Columbia University as [...]

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Ken Kragen With President Clinton

Ken Kragen to be Featured Speaker at Chief Digital Officer Summit (April 22-23 at Time Warner in NYC)

When he graduated from Harvard Business School, Ken Kragen saw his classmates go on to run megacorporations like IBM, Kodak, and Proctor & Gamble. Yet he decided instead to manage a young, up-and-coming singing group. Within a year he’d taken that group to the number two selling act on RCA Records behind Elvis Presley. Kragen [...]

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How to Lose a Customer in 76 Seconds or Less

How to Lose a Customer in 76 Seconds or Less: Secrets to High Impact Targeting [Infographic]

Did you know that, on average, consumers won’t wait more than 76 seconds if they need help during their online journey before they abandon your site for another? Today’s savvy consumers want access to information and support instantly, and if they don’t find what they need quickly, they will look for it somewhere else. Every [...]

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Social Media Tips

Top Ten Social Media Tips from Oprah, President Obama, and Lady Gaga [VIDEO + infographic]

Can businesses take lessons about social media from politicians and celebrities? Yes, they can—and they should. People in politics and global entertainment are on the front lines in the strategic use of social media. Here at the CDO Club we have been fortunate to have leaders from both worlds share their social media secrets during [...]

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Digital leaders for Oprah, Lady Gaga, Rachael Ray, and Michael J Fox discuss protecting personal brands at Chief Digital Officer Summit

“It’s so different…with a person, you’re dealing with an emotional relationship and their reputation.” That distinction—how managing fans of a personality, versus those of a product—was shared by Rosemary Maggiore, President of Rachael Ray Digital, at the 2013 Chief Digital Officer Summit Entertainment Panel. Maggiore was one of four prominent digital executives discussing the pitfalls [...]

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Teddy Goff CDO Summit 2013

Obama for America’s Digital Director Teddy Goff Shares Secrets of His Success at Chief Digital Officer Summit (VIDEO)

“People trust their friends, not political rhetoric.” The implications of that truth were shared by Teddy Goff, Digital Director of Barack Obama’s 2008 and 2012 presidential campaigns, and a featured speaker at the inaugural Chief Digital Officer Summit, held at Thomson Reuters world headquarters in New York City in February 2013. Goff was introduced by [...]

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David Payne: Gannett Co. Inc., CDO Summit 2013

Chief Digital Officer David Payne: Gannett Breaks New Ground by Revamping USA Today’s Digital Platform (VIDEO)

“Innovation only happens if you are pissed off…it has to be driven by a passion for fixing something.” That’s the view of David Payne, SVP and Chief Digital Officer at Gannett Company, explaining what spurred him to take on the risk of completely revamping USA Today’s digital presence. Payne talked about that overhaul, as well [...]

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2013 CDO Summit: Jörg Malang, George Gollub, and Mark Keys

Sponsors announced for Chief Digital Officer Summit (April 22-23 at Time Warner NYC)

Organizers for the Chief Digital Officer Summit today announced the confirmed sponsors for its second annual event, which takes place on April 22 and 23, 2014 at Time Warner in New York City. “I’m excited to report that 100% of the sponsors from our inaugural 2013 Chief Digital Officer Summit have returned to sponsor our [...]

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Sree Sreenivasan, CDO at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Tops the List

CDO Club Identifies the Top 10 Most-Followed Chief Digital Officers on Twitter

The CDO Club has identified Sree Sreenivasan, Chief Digital Officer at New York City’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, as the most followed Chief Digital Officer on Twitter, with a total of 55,400 followers. Sreenivasan, who only last week was named as the number one Chief Digital Officer influencer based on his Klout score (tied with Jason [...]

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