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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

Thursday
Sep242015

Chris Edgerly: Co-Founder, Edgy Brothers & Voice actor/comic

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Chris grew up in Savannah, Ga., was graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor’s in Journalism, and quickly abandoned any thoughts of a legitimate career when he jumped headfirst into stand-up comedy.

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Thursday
Sep242015

Aidan Saunders: Professional Illustrator

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Hello my name is Aidan Saunders and since April 23rd 2014 I have toured the UK in a hand-painted , freshly pressing linocuts and exhibiting a wide range of handmade printed ephemera. Currently I am a professional illustrator, visiting university lecturer and nomadic printmaker.

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Thursday
Sep242015

Ilya Panchernikov: Managing Director: IP Trading LLC/Caviar Russe/Nertis Seafood

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Ilya grew up in the world of caviar. From the time he was 7 years old, he worked alongside his father in his business learning the trade from the ground up. After attending NYU and Pace University in New York, he decided to fully commit himself to the family business where he continued to grow the Caviar Russe

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Tuesday
Sep152015

Sherry Abedi: General Manager of Quirk Hotel, A Destination Hotel

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Sherry Abedi is the General Manager of Quirk Hotel, A Destination Hotel and comes from a distinguished career managing restaurants, hotels and resorts and is recognized as an award-winning professional in the hotel industry.

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Tuesday
Sep152015

Geoff Morrill: General Manager of Gunshow Atlanta

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Geoff Morrill has been at Gunshow since the restaurant first opened in May 2013, starting as a server and working his way up to front of house/beverage manager in October 2014 and, now, general manager.

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Tuesday
Sep152015

John Philipson: Area Vice President, Middle East and Indian Ocean, Six Senses Resorts Hotels Spas

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Accomplished hotelier, John Philipson became part of Six Senses Resorts Hotels Spas as Managing Director in the Maldives overlooking several properties including the development of Six Senses Laamu in 2007.

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Tuesday
Sep152015

Lois Van Baarle: Digital Artist, "Art of Loish"

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

I'm a digital artist and animator located in Utrecht, the Netherlands. I've been drawing since the day I could hold a pencil, and started teaching myself to draw digitally in 2003.

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Tuesday
Sep152015

Kyle Zagrodzky: Founder & President of OsteoStrong 

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Bio:

Founder and President Kyle Zagrodzky started OsteoStrong with the idea that he wanted to help people in a way that was beneficial to all ages and types of people.

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Monday
Sep142015

Thoma├» Serdari, Ph.D.: Luxury Marketing Strategist & Adjunct Associate Professor at NYU Stern School of Business

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Bio:

Thomaï Serdari, Ph.D. is a strategist in luxury marketing and branding. She helps clients launch, grow, and successfully manage luxury brands.

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Monday
Sep142015

Lodro Rinzler: Teacher in the Shambhala Buddhist lineage & Best Selling Author

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Lodro Rinzler is a teacher in the Shambhala Buddhist lineage and the author of five books on meditation including the best-selling "The Buddha Walks into a Bar..." and the award-winning "Walk Like a Buddha.”

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Monday
Sep142015

Jacqueline Carson-Aponte: GM at Dirt Candy

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Bio:

Originally from Philadelphia, I started my restaurant career at 16 years old as a busser at an Italian restaurant in the suburbs of Philadelphia, moved to NYC in 1999 and worked my way up through the front-of-house ranks, eventually landing GM positions at Allen & Delancey, Dressler and now at Dirt Candy.

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Monday
Sep142015

Brandon Maier: CEO at Jozii 

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Brandon is an entrepreneur in New York and Los Angeles with experience ranging from education and marketing to finance and hospitality. He is currently the CEO at Jozii, a student-exclusive job-matching platform he co-founded in 2014.

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Monday
Sep142015

Tom Sito: Animator, film historian, Professor & Chair of Animation at USC School of Cinematic Arts 

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Tom Sito was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of a fireman. Today he is an animator, film historian,  Professor and Chair of Animation at the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California. His movie credits include Walt Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (1991), Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988),

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Monday
Sep142015

Jamie Anderson: Managing director of Anderson Entertainment

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Jamie Anderson is the younger son of the late Gerry Anderson - the man behind cult TV shows like Fireball XL5, Stingray, Captain Scarlet, Space: 1999, and of course Thunderbirds.

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Monday
Sep142015

Roy C. Smith: Kenneth Langone Professor of Entrepreneurship & Finance, NYU Stern School of Business

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Roy C. Smith has been a professor at Stern for 27 years, during which he has taught several different courses in Banking and Finance, Entrepreneurship, and Markets, Ethics and Law to MBAs and undergraduates. 

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Monday
Sep142015

Eric Foley: General Manager of Refinery Hotel NYC

My NativeAdVantage:

What do you do best:

Collaborate. You are only as strong as the team around you. My experience has taught me that in order to be a strong leader collaboration is key not only to the hotel’s success but to individual success as well.

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Monday
Sep142015

Allison Levine: New York Times Best Selling Author, "On the Edge: Leadership Lessons From Mount Everest and Other Extreme Environments" 

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Alison Levine is a history-making polar explorer and mountaineer. She served as team captain of the first American Women’s Everest Expedition, climbed the highest peak on each continent and skied to both the North and South Poles—a feat known as the Adventure Grand Slam,

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Friday
Sep112015

Marco Bustamante: General Manager for Capella Washington, D.C., Georgetown.

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Bio:

Marco Bustamante serves as the General Manager for Capella Washington, D.C., Georgetown. Bustamante helms all hotel operations, maintaining continued excellence in guest relations, sales and marketing, food and beverage and other key hotel processes that build up the property’s successes.

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Friday
Sep112015

Priya Raghubir: Dean Abraham L. Gitlow Professor of Business/ Chair, Marketing Department/ Professor of Marketing, NYU Stern School of Business

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Bio:

Priya Raghubir joined New York University Stern School of Business as a Professor of Marketing in July 2008. Prior to joining NYU Stern, Professor Raghubir was a professor at the Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley.

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Friday
Sep112015

Elizabeth Wynn: Global Luxury Real Estate Advisor, Sotheby's International Realty

My NativeAdVantage:

Bio:

Ms. Elizabeth Wynn is a skilled professional in real estate investment management, business acquisition, management consulting, and cross-border business development.

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