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NativeAdVantage 10-Q2BA:

(10 Questions 2B Answered)

What do you do best?
What makes you the best?
Biggest success?
What are your aspirations?
Most challenging moment?
Favorite Motto?
Favorite People?
Favorite Places?
Favorite Products?
Current Passions?


Featured NativeAdVantage:

Andy Weir: Author of "The Martian"

John Philipson: VP, Six Senses Resorts

Tom Sito: Chair of Animation, USC Film School

Elizabeth Wynn: Broker, Sotheby's RE

Leonard Greenhalgh: Professor, Tuck-Darmouth)

Ryan Blair: NY Times Best Selling Author/Entrepreneur

 

Featured NativeAdVice:

Shai Reshef: Founder of University of the People

Paul D'Arcy: SVP of Indeed

Susan Hatje: GM of Mandarin Oriental, NY

Dan Laufer: Co-Founder of RentLingo

Hilary Laney: President of Tri-Digital

Greg Marsh: Co-Founder of onefinestay

Omar Qari: Co-Founder of Abacus

Gabriell Weinberg: Founder of DuckDuckGo

Stacy Rauen: E-I-C of Hospitality Design Mag

Jon Gray: CRO of HomeAway

Joe Speiser: Co-Founder of LittleThings.com

Ben McKean: Co-Founder of HungryRoot

John Boiler: Founder/CEO of 72andSunny

Wayne Pacelle: CEO of The Humane Society of the US

Tom Guay: GM at The Sagamore Resort

Dr. Alejandro Junger: Founder of The Clean Program

Rob Flaherty: CEO of Ketchum

Neil Thanedar: Founder/CEO of LabDoor

Andy Grinsfelder: VP of Sales/Marketing, Delaware North Resorts

Laura Frerer-Schmidt: VP/Publisher of Women's Health

Avi Steinlauf: CEO of Edmunds.com

Kathy Bloomgarden: CEO of Ruder Finn

Gabriel Flateman: Co-Founder/CTO of Casper

Mark Bartels: CEO of StumbleUpon

Bill Hagelstein: President/CEO of RPA

Adam Singolda: Founder/CEO of Taboola

Jonathan Plutzik: Proprietor of The Betsy-South Beach

Jessica Scorpio: Founder/VP of Marketing at GetAround

Ralph McRae: CEO of Leading Brands

Warren Berger: Bestselling Author

Liz Kaplow: Founder/CEO of Kaplow Communications

Dave Girouard: Founder/CEO of UpStart

Dave Asprey: Founder of BullectProof Executive

Douglas C. Smith: President of EDSA

Val Difebo: CEO of Deutsch NY

Guido Polito: CEO of Baglioni Hotels

Doyle Graham, Jr.: CEO of Valencia Group

Oscar Farinetti: Founder of Eataly

Angelo Sotira: CEO of DeviantART

Ali Khwaja: CFO of Safecharge

Zach Erdem: Proprietor of 75 Main

Jim Beley: GM of The Umstead Hotel

Alexis Gelburd-Kimler: Proprietor of West Bridge

Elie Georges: Proprietor of Hotel San Regis

Kalen Caughey: Founder o VOKE Tab

Michael Friedenberg: CEO of IDG

Donna Karan: Founder of DKNY

Edward Nardoza: Editor-in-Chief of WWD

Scott Dadich: Editor-in-Chief of Wired

Rhona Murphy: Former CEO of The Daily Beast

David J. Pecker: CEO of American Media

Lilian Roten: VP of Swissotel Hotels

Kenny Dichter: Founder/CEO of Wheels Up

Joshua Tetrick: Founder/CEO of Hampton Creek

Paul James: Global Brand Leader of The Luxury Collection

Dr. James Wagner: President of Emory University

Amy Thompson: President of ATM Artists & Management

Neil Gillis: President of Round Hill Music

Brett Matteson: President of Columbia Hospitality

Jonathan Reckford: CEO of Habitat For Humanity

Phil Harrison: President/CEO of Perkins+Will

Chef Bill Telepan

Tony Horton: Founder of P90X

Beth Weissenberger: Co-Founder of The Handel Group

Michael Fertik: Founder/CEO of Reputation.com

Dana Cowin: Editor-in-Chief of Food & Wine

Bob Proctor: Chairman of Proctor/Gallagher Institute

Dennis Turcinovic: Owner of Delmonicos

Vittorio Assaf: Co-Founder of Serafina Restaurant Group

Shafqat Islam: Co-Founder of Newscred

Matt Williams: CEO of The Martin Agency

Bruce Rogers: Executive Chef at Hale & Hearty

Caleb Merkl: Co-Founder of Maple

Candy Argondizza: VP of Culinary at ICC

Neil Sazant: President of The Sagamore

Matt Straz: Founder/CEO of Namely

Terry Couglin: Managing Partner of Marta/Maialino

Andrei Cherny: Co-Founder/CEO of Aspiration

Ronen Nissenbaum: Managing Director of Waldorf Astoria NY

Patrick Godfrey: President of Godfrey Q

Sarah Berman: Founder/President of The Berman Group

Michael Schwartz: Owner of Genuine Hospitality Group

Stephan Aarstol: Founder/CEO of Tower Paddle Boards

Peter Shaindlin: COO of Halekulani Corp.

August Cardona: Founder/CEO of Epicurean Group

Nick Kenner: Co-Founder of Just Salad

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Wednesday
Oct102018

Kincaid Walker: Award-winning Comedy Series Creator, Writer & Actress

Named by Bustle Digital Group a “Best Emerging Female Creator” for their upcoming “female show-runners to watch in 2019,” Kincaid Walker is the series creator/writer/lead actress of Hug It Out, a digital comedy series following Gwen, who is recently-divorced, broke AF and riddled with intimacy issues, who becomes an unlikely professional cuddler. Hug It Out has played or won over a dozen film festivals, including Austin Film Festival, Atlanta FF, Los Angeles Comedy FF, and most recently was named “Best Digital Series” at SeriesFest and a featured series during IFP Week in Brooklyn, sponsored by HBO and Amazon Studios.   

A Northwestern University theatre graduate, Kincaid can be seen on the ABC half-hour comedy Speechless as “Hillary” as well as opposite Rosario Dawson in the Warner Brothers thriller Unforgettable. She is also one-half of the viral, hit comedy, digital series, D.I.N.K.s (Dual income, no kids), as “Bridget,” created by the director of Hug It Out, Jason Eksuzian. Kincaid has also had many fun, guest-starring roles on shows like Parks and Recreation, Gilmore Girls, My Name is Earl, Castle, and appeared in dozens of commercials, including spots directed by Ron Howard, Bob Odenkirk, Tom Kuntz and Phil Morrison.

Right now, Kincaid is developing a new series she created called Cloudland, a comedy about a woman living in a mental institution, as well as being thrilled and grateful to have been chosen to write an under-wraps, new digital series for a to-be-named-soon network. As passionate about writing as acting, she is excited to be part of a new generation of female filmmakers and creators.

What do you love most about Your City?

I love that in Los Angeles there is always culture, adventure and fun to be had for any price-point, at any time of the day, indoors or outdoors. And I still love driving down Mulholland Drive and seeing the view and the palm trees; I remember moving here from Iowa and being so taken with it and I still feel that rush of love for the city when I drive it today.

Favorite breakfast meal & restaurant?

I have a few favorite brunch spots – Ostrich Farm in Echo Park, Salt’s Cure in WeHo– but I love sitting on the patio at Alcove Café in Los Feliz. I love their avocado toast with a Bloody Mary and good company, of course.

What are you doing at:

6:00 AM – If I’m shooting that day, I am likely on set or waiting in a trailer to shoot, OR if I’m not working that day, I am definitely still asleep because I probably got to bed only a few hours beforehand.

10:00 AM - Every day is a little different which I love about my life, so I’m either shooting; settling in for the day in my office to make a writing deadline; taking a meeting somewhere/sitting in traffic; or walking my dog Chester, my favorite living creature on the earth.

12:00 PM - Favorite Power Lunch spot/meal?

My favorite power meal is grilled salmon with broccoli and quinoa. It’s something I can make myself (and I’m no great chef), or I can get it at a lunch spot, but I always feel a fantastic influx of energy after eating this meal.

7:00 PM -  A lot of times I’m just getting home to my dog, and unless I’m getting ready to go somewhere else that evening, I’m throwing on music, making dinner and settling in for the second half of my day – my favorite part: the night.

11:00 PM - I am a true night owl, so a lot of times eleven pm is during my most energetic part of the day. I could be doing anything – out at a concert; learning lines at home; binging a show (current favorite: Marcella on Netflix with the amazing Anna Friel); or you know, pretty much anything. The only guarantee is I’m awake.

What drink do you need to get through the day and at the end (and how many)?

I love soy lattes and at the end of the day, I love New Zealand sauvignon blanc, but primarily during the day I’m guzzling water every chance I can get.

Most used App/Favorite Instagram Account?

Instagram is definitely my most-used app; in a moment of down time, I definitely find myself spending time perusing the latest photos from friends or posting to my own account: @kincaidwalker.

What should everyone try at least once?

Well, there are probably plenty of good answers here for things I have yet to do in my life, BUT I would say travelling to somewhere – ideally a foreign country – alone. I went to Paris alone when I was twenty and it was a really wonderful, emboldening and empowering experience.

Where do you enjoy getting lost?

The introvert and day-dreamer in me loves getting lost. That could be in a public library, especially the Los Angeles Central Library, which is beautiful and boasts a lot of fantastic art and historical exhibits. I also love getting lost in botanical gardens. From Brooklyn to Edinburgh to Pasadena, if I’m in a city with a botanical garden to explore, I’m there.

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