Erick Brownstein is the President & Chief Strategy Officer at Shareability, leading the development of the team and machine that combines world-class Hollywood creative with Silicon Beach tech. Shareability is creating and distributing some of the most successful online content in the world for brands such as Adobe, AT&T, Pepsi, IBM, MARS, the Olympics and dozens of others. The company has driven unprecedented results for both global and challenger brands including:
* #1 Most Shared Ad in the World
* #1 Most Shared Celebrity Ad in the World
* #1 Most Viewed & Shared Public Service Announcement in the history of the internet
* #1 Branded Music Video, top 50 of all time
For over 15 years, Erick has been helping brands succeed in a digital world, both driving massive awareness, positive brand sentiment, real engagement AND millions of dollars in sales.
Erick is also passionate about leading Shareability's ongoing contribution to positive social impact, telling and spreading the stories of connection that our world so desperately needs.
Before Shareability, Erick was the founder of The New Agency, a social marketing agency bringing social to brands before it was called social! He served as the Executive Director of ThursdayNights.org, Silicon Beach's premier group of decision-makers and investors in companies from Internet, Digital Media, Software, Gaming and Mobile, raising money for at-risk youth.
As a producer, Erick helped to create and launch a live Vegas poker show as well as the first Social Media Week in Los Angeles, a massive conference spanning multiple industries with over 80 events across the city.
As an award-winning public speaker, he launched a celebrated series of ‘open mic nights for entrepreneurs’ and hosted 'Meet the Angels,' a live video show sponsored by Tech Coast Angels.
Erick is an advocate for class clowns and passionate about alternatives to traditional education. In theory, more than practice, he surfs, plays poker and practices martial arts. His dog was recently in GQ.