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Title of the presentation
Building Intentional Brands
About the presentation
How do you build Intentional brands in the world today ? James will share his many stories from working directly with the founders of Apple, Airbnb, Snap and Glossier that can help explain the way founders with intention, can build constructive companies that make an overall positive dent in the universe.
James, advises founders of some of the world's most transformative companies, working with Steve Jobs (Apple), with Brian Chesky (Airbnb), Evan Spiegel (Snap), Emily Weiss (Glossier) .. to name a few. His experience working closely with Steve for over a decade and helping to build the world's most loved brand Apple, gives him a unique perspective on building Intentional brands, and on constructing the narrative for ground-breaking Products like iPod, iTunes, iPhone, Apps Store & iPad. James now runs FNDR with his partners, a team of world class creative business advisers that help founders build Intentional Narratives for some of the world's most disruptive and culture-defining companies today. Originally from the UK, he's a graduate of the London School of Economics and lived and worked in New York before moving to Los Angeles. Though based in Venice, California, he is living temporarily in Brussels for the school year, with his wife Marie, a photographer/art director, and their two children Leo (14) and Manon (11).