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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

Tuesday
May062014

Lidia Bastianich: Owner of Felidia, Del Posto, Eataly, Becco & Lidia's

My NativeAdVice:

Bio:

Lidia Bastianich is an Emmy award‐winning public television host, a best‐selling cookbook author, restaurateur, and owner of a flourishing food and entertainment business. Lidia has married her two passions in life – her family and food,

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Monday
May052014

Rafael Chapur: COO of Hard Rock’s All Inclusive Collection

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Bio:

As Chief Operating Officer for Hard Rock’s All Inclusive Collection, Rafael Chapur is charged with directing the company’s strategic operations from the ground up, overseeing management, marketing, sales efforts, partnerships and more for all four all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotels

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Thursday
May012014

Lindy Rousseau: DOSM of Singita Group

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Bio:

Cape Town born and bred, Lindy Rousseau is the Sales and Marketing Director of the Singita Group, a world-renowned photographic safari and conservation organization. Previously the marketing director at the Cape Grace Hotel in Cape Town,

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Tuesday
Apr292014

Howard Brodsky: CEO of DavidBartonGym 

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Bio:

Howard Brodsky, Chief Executive Officer of DavidBartonGym, formerly of Crunch Fitness International and New York Health and Racquet Club, has an extensive background in the fitness industry and a proven track record of brand-building and business expansion.

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Thursday
Apr242014

Richard C. Kessler: Chairman & CEO of The Kessler Collection

My NativeAdVice:

Bio:

Richard C. Kessler, Chairman and CEO of The Kessler Collection -- a portfolio of 12 artistically inspired boutique hotels and restaurants -- has become a nationally recognized industry leader through his entrepreneurial business sense and experience guiding The Kessler Collection,

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Tuesday
Apr222014

Brandon Freid: President of the Sanctuary Hotel

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Bio:

Brandon Freid is COO of the Impulsive Group and Co-owner of The Sanctuary Hotel. A native New Yorker and graduate of the University of Miami, Brandon Freid began his career in business and real estate managing operations and assets for the Ameritania Hotel.

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Sunday
Apr202014

Alain Ducasse: Founder of Alain Ducasse Restaurants

My NativeAdVice:

How did you get into the restaurant industry?

I was raised on a farm in the south west of France and surrounded by high-quality, specialty ingredients at a young age. My first restaurant job was at the age of 16, and from there, I had the privilege of working with famous chefs and restaurants including Michel Guérard,

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Friday
Apr182014

John Barker: Founder & President, Barker/DZP

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Bio:

In 2003, John Barker left the ‘big agency world’ to start a new kind of ad agency: A place where people would look forward to coming to work, where creative ideas come to life outside of the big agency autocracy, and where others who felt the same could find a home.

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Wednesday
Apr162014

Lisa Jackson: Creative Director & Founder of LJ Cross Jewelry

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Bio:
Lisa Jackson, the Creative Director and Founder of LJ Cross, has travelled the globe searching for extraordinary examples of fine art and rare finds. During her career, her exacting eye and vision for detail established Jackson as the go to interior designer a

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Tuesday
Apr152014

Eli Verschleiser: Co-Founder of Our Place Charity

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Bio:
Eli Verschleiser serves as the Chairman of The Multi Group of Companies, where he has overseen a private real estate investment banking firm specializing in sourcing complex financial solutions for its client base.

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Tuesday
Apr082014

Stuart Foster: Vice President of Marketing, Luxury Brands, Hilton Worldwide 

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Bio:

Stuart Foster serves as Vice President of Marketing, Hilton Worldwide Luxury Brands, which includes Conrad Hotels & Resorts and Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts. He has an extensive background overseeing marketing initiatives for the world’s top luxury brands, most notably Moët-Hennessy.

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Thursday
Apr032014

Chris Rondeau: CEO of Planet Fitness

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Bio:

Chris became CEO in January 2013, after serving as the brand’s Chief Operating Officer since 2003. One of Planet Fitness’ original founders joining the company in 1993, Rondeau played a critical role in developing the unique, low-cost / high-value business model

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Tuesday
Apr012014

Cathie Black: Former chairman and president, Hearst Magazines & Best-selling author/Investor 

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Bio:

Cathleen Black is the former chairman and president of Hearst Magazines as well as a best-selling author and investor and advisor in digital start-ups. Cathie is also a board member of several digital start-ups, to include Yieldbot, BarkBox and Daily Muse and others.

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Thursday
Mar272014

Dimitri PAULI & Gherardo Guarducci, Owners of Sant Ambroeus

My NativeAdVice:

How did you get into the restaurant industry?

DIMITRI PAULI: I always felt extremely lucky to have my parents work in the restaurant industry while I was growing up, there was never a bad meal and always a family member nearby to enjoy it with. When my father, Hans Pauli, moved to America to establish Sant Ambroeus

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Monday
Mar242014

Peter Davis: Editor-in-Chief of SCENE Magazine

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Bio:

Peter Davis was born and raised in Manhattan. He was the Editor of Large at Paper, the Features Director of The Daily Front Row and the Editor in Chief of Avenue before founding SCENE magazine with Observer Media where he is Editor in Chief.

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Thursday
Mar132014

Izak Senbahar: Owner of The Mark Hotel

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Bio:

Izak Senbahar was born in Istanbul in 1959 and moved to the U.S. in 1977 to attend The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. After graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, he moved to New York,

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Wednesday
Mar122014

Stacy Lee: DOSM of Brazilian Court Hotel

My NativeAdVice:

How did you get into the hotel industry?   

I always knew I wanted to be in the hospitality industry; I majored in hospitality in college and worked two jobs (hotel and restaurant) to decide what part of the hospitality business I wanted to be a part of.

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Tuesday
Mar112014

Cristina Cuomo: Editor-in-Chief of Modern Luxury's MANHATTAN 

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Bio:

Cristina Cuomo is Editor-in-Chief of Modern Luxury's MANHATTAN and BEACH Magazines.

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Tuesday
Mar042014

Philma Gomes: DOSM for The Cape Grace Hotel

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Bio:

Philma Gomes joined Cape Grace as Director of Sales & Marketing during January 2013 and is responsible for local and international sales, Revenue Management, Reservations, Digital, PR, and Brand Management. 

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Monday
Mar032014

Michael Kempner: Founder, President & CEO at MWW

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Bio:

Michael is a nationally recognized authority on crisis management, public affairs, business to business, consumer marketing and corporate social responsibility, Michael has been honored with several of the industry’s top recognitions,

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