Brett Harned is the Vice President of Project Management at Happy Cog in Philadelphia, PA. He has more than 15 years of experience in communications and creative team management serving in roles from copywriter to account director. Since joining the team at Happy Cog, Brett has managed projects for Zappos, MTV, and Monotype Imaging, and has seen the project management team grow two-fold.
He began blogging about his adventures in project management when he realized that the perceptions of the positions were just a little off. Since, he has spoken at events like SXSW, written for .net magazine and pmhut.com, taught a web project workshop at The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, and has led the Digital PM Summit
When Brett isn’t wrangling timelines and budgets in the office, he likes to discover new music, experiment with photography, and explore the City of Brotherly Love with his wife and two daughters.
Nina Amjadi is the Production and Engagement Director at Your Majesty Co NYC. Just like the founders, she is a Swede who decided to give up 5 weeks of paid vacation, 480 paid days of parental leave and leave all alcohol related traditions behind, to go live and work in greatest city in the world. Even though at 19, she thought being a professional basketball-player would be the dream career, she soon found her true love –– creativity in the digital sphere. Santa Monica College, Berghs School of Communications and Hyper Island are all schools that were attended before she eventually found her path to New York City as an intern one cold November day.
Today she is a transformation and process lover who is secretly learning how to code. Nina has a very big fluffy cat and she is aiming to run her first Marathon in 2014.
Executive/creative/product producer with experience across all platforms, specializing in never-been-done-before work and startup environments. P Currently working a startup team at Google called Learn10x. Previous experience at Google Creative Lab, Google Advertising Arts, Droga5, The Martin Agency, BBDO, R/GA and Fallon on brands such as Nike, Belvedere Vodka, HBO, Puma, New Museum, VW and Burberry. Award-winning projects include HBO Voyeur, Activision Bike Hero, Arcade Fire Wilderness Downtown, ROME and Art, Copy & Code.
Sandra is passionate about humanizing technology and make our lives easier & better.
Glenn is the CEO & Co-Founder of Float Schedule. He has over ten years of experience in digital project management and producing at ad agencies include Fi, Ogilvy and most recently Razorfish. He's now made it his job to improve how agencies schedule their team's time
We've assembled an all-star cast of panelists who have very unique backgrounds and perspectives to share about their digital projects.
Pick up new tricks, find out about various best practices, and get insights into how other producers and project managers practice their craft.
Come and meet fellow project managers and producers from different agencies. Expand your network and sharpen your project management skills.