Faris is an award winning strategist and creative director, writer, public speaker, and geek.
Most recently he was Chief Innovation Officer of MDC Partners, where he founded Spies&Assassins, the creative technology boutique. Previously, he was Chief Digital Officer of McCann Erickson NY, and Global Digital Strategy and Creative Director at Naked Communications.
He was named one of the top 50 creatives in the world by the Clios, one of 10 modern day Madmen by Fast Company, and he was featured in The Greatest Movie Ever Sold by Morgan Spurlock.
From personalized media to live-streamed experiences to shoppable video, brands are finding innovative ways to leverage content to generate revenue. Through the lens of seven industry pillars, PSFK’s Content & Commerce Debrief shows how brands can use content in ways that go far beyond building awareness.
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