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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

Friday
Jul062018

Travis D. Smith: Author & Associate professor of political science, Concordia University in Montreal

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Bio:

Travis D. Smith is associate professor of political science at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. He earned his doctorate at Harvard University in 2005 with a prize-winning dissertation on the political significance of the philosophical origins of modern technological science. His scholarly publications focus on the thought of Thomas Hobbes and Francis Bacon.

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Sunday
Jul012018

AUTUMN McALPIN: Award-winning filmmaker 

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Owner of Side Gig Productions, AUTUMN McALPIN is an award-winning filmmaker who recently directed her first feature film, Miss Arizona, which she also wrote and produced. Miss Arizona follows a former pageant queen on an all-night adventure with four unlikely friends she meets at a women’s shelter, and premiered at the Bentonville Film Festival in May 2018. The film won the Audience Award for Best Feautre.

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Saturday
Jun302018

Lili Matta: Writer, director & producer

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Lili Matta is a writer, director and producer. She was born in Beirut-Lebanon. She holds a BA in communication and audio visual studies from Saint Joseph University and an MFA in Film Production from Loyola Marymount University. She was inducted into the Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit honor society in 2003. She currently resides in Los Angeles-California.

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Saturday
Jun302018

Seline Shenoy: Author, Podcast Host & Life Coach 

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SELINE SHENOY, author of Beauty Redefined, is a podcast host and life coach who focuses on personal empowerment, self-esteem, productivity, and wellness. As the founder of The Dream Catcher, a blog community that encourages people to live their ideal life, Shenoy’s inspirational message has been attracting thousands of people worldwide since 2014.

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Saturday
Jun302018

Igal Dahan: Master-jeweler 

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Fifth-generation, French master-jeweler Igal Dahan, affectionately called The James Bond of Jewelry, launched his new fine-art, precious-gem line, The Eros Collection. He doesn’t carry a gun, but his “Diamonds Are Forever”. He’s a chic jet-setter who has lived in five countries

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Saturday
Jun302018

Mia Fiona Kut: Actress, filmmaker, & Founder, Luna Nectar

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Bio:

Mia Fiona Kut is an actress, filmmaker, and business owner born in the rural suburb of Richmond, BC. Ever since her role as ‘The Deranged Man’ in a 2nd grade play in which she also wrote, her passion for storytelling has fuelled her versatile abilities in acting and filmmaking. Mia pursued film after completing her degree at Simon Fraser University. F

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Sunday
Jun242018

Victoria Mack: Actor, Director, Teacher & Resident Director, NYU Tisch

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Victoria Mack received her MFA in Acting from NYU’s TIsch School of the Arts and has been acting, directing and teaching professionally for 17 years. She currently teaches at Montclair, Stella Adler Studio, NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, the Rhode Island School of Design, Western Connecticut State University and the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey. S

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Sunday
Jun242018

Christie Conochalla: Writer, Producer & director

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Christie Conochalla is a writer/producer/director who resides in Los Angeles, CA known for her screwball romantic comedy "Once Upon a Zipper," award winning drama "August in the City," and is currently in post production with her first feature film "Forever Not Maybe.

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Tuesday
Jun192018

Meryl Hawk: Personal Trainer & Founder, ZipZapFit

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Bio:

Meryl Hawk overcame her own battles of being overweight, full-body chronic pain and not knowing what to do with her life after she ended her 16-year-long gymnastics career. Now, Meryl has taken all that she has learned and funneled it into her company, ZipZapFit, which exists to help women get the body and life they truly want,

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Tuesday
Jun192018

Elizabeth Gorcey & Liv Amiri: Authors

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Bios:

Author and mother Elizabeth Gorcey (FOOTLOSE, TEEN WOLF) has been creating her entire life with paint, film and words. Her new Liv On Life book series is inspired and written along with her daughter, Olivia, who as a three-years-old began to spontaneously deliver wisdom and advice to anyone who was listening.

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Tuesday
Jun192018

Jenna Payne: Filmmaker & Founder/Program Director, Dinner with Dames

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Bio:

My name is Jenna Payne. My first short film FELINE FRENZY won the One of a Kind Award at the 2010 Royal Flush Film Festival. I have written two feature-length scripts, TV pilots, a webseries, developed ideas for future projects, and created a series of lo fi animations called the #GlamLife.

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Tuesday
Jun192018

Christen Schritter: 500 RYT Yoga Teacher

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Bio:

Texas native, Christen Schritter is a passionate yoga teacher and mother of three wildthings! After years of struggling with anxiety, Christen immersed herself into yoga in 2010. Her passion for yoga has grown throughout the years incompassing several teacher trainings and workshops. S

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Tuesday
Jun192018

Carol Brandt: Filmmaker

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Bio:

A Wisconsin native, Carol Brandt wrote and directed her first feature, Things Found on the Ground, at the age of 20. The film had its world premiere at the New Orleans Film Festival in 2013. Her fourth feature, Pet Names, premiered at the 2018 SXSW Film Festival.

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Tuesday
Jun192018

Erin Marie Davis: Filmmaker 

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Erin Marie Davis, a proud member of the Film Fatales, officially started her filmmaking career in Philadelphia in Temple University's film program. After getting her Masterʼs degree at La Salle University, her drive to tell stories was just beginning.

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Tuesday
Jun192018

Cathy Cassata: Freelance Writer

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Bio:

Cathy Cassata is a freelance writer who covers health, mental health and human behavior. She is a regular contributor to the websites Healthline and Everyday Health, in which she writes health-related news, inspiring stories and feature articles.

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Monday
Jun182018

Tori Gerbig: Co-founder & CEO, Pink Lily

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Tori Gerbig is the co-founder and CEO of Pink Lily, one of the fastest growing online fashion retailers in America. Pink Lily ships more than 1,000 orders each day and has delivered more than 1.5 million products to customers since the shop opened to customers in 2014.

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Thursday
Jun142018

Galia Barkol: Actor, Director, Writer & Pianist

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NYC-based actor, director, writer and piano player, Galia Barkol wrote, directed and starred in the dramedy feature MIA (Sundance Screenwriters’ Labs semifinalist) - now on the festival circuit. Tickets for the June 15 NYC premiere are available here.

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Thursday
Jun142018

Alan Van Gysen: Surf Photojournalist

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Alan Van Gysen is a surf photojournalist. You can follow his work at @alanvangysen

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Thursday
Jun142018

JENNIFER NICOLE STANG: Director & Writer

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Director/Writer, JENNIFER NICOLE STANG was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and has lived in England, Canada, the U.S., and Spain. Jennifer founded her film production company, Round Table Pictures (Formerly Heart Anchor Productions), with her brother, Emmett, in 2011. With her company, Jennifer has directed award-winning music videos and short films,

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Thursday
Jun142018

Dr. Anindya Kundu: Sociologist, NYU

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Dr. Anindya Kundu is a Sociologist at New York University. He serves as a Postdoctoral Associate in the Department of Administration, Leadership, and Technology, studying workforce development in the South Bronx. Dr. Kundu's personal scholarship involves researching the concept of agency;

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