Cory Kennedy

Location New York

Cory Kennedy

Film Producer Creative Director Writer
12 Projects

Work History

Feb 2020 – Present
New York City Metropolitan Area
Development Executive
Unbranded Pictures
Jan 2019 – Present
Marketing Director
Mixer - The Private Network for Creatives
Jan 2017 – Feb 2020
Greater New York City Area
Worked on all of Mixer's initiatives: User growth, Content creation, curation and direction, partnerships, PR, events, community management, advertising, branding, social media & press. -Ran and produced all social media, advertising, events, digital content, partnerships and press -Lead user growth and drove brand awareness by developing unique, culturally relevant ideas for videos, interactive, & events -Brought in expansive personal network of creatives -Ideated with the design team to develop art direction and visual identities -Defined and communicated creative direction for marketing, product development and campaigns, while providing feedback to team members to achieve strategic objective of the initiative and ensured ideas and distribution tactics match up to support KPIs -Identified opportunities to drive efficiencies, cost savings & improve return on investment
Creative Director
Mar 2013 – Mar 2014
Greater New York City Area
Columnist, Producer, Host, Director, Journalist, Contributing Editor
Jan 2006 – Mar 2013
New York, New York
Columnist, Producer, Host, Director, Journalist, and Contributing Editor 2006-2013 -Produced and launched Nylon TV; hosting/interviewing/directing, content creation of segments with top designers & musicians. -Oversaw execution of my team’s sold creative concepts, ensuring the highest quality creative output delivered within deadline and on budget -Nylon Music tours (Producer & Journalist)- worked and brought in/ accumulated advertisers, curation of bands. Toured as journalist and photographer -Contributing editor- featured monthly Column ‘Cory’s corner’ online and in print. Full creative control, wrote, concept, hired photographers, and videographers -The team concepts, develops and pitches ideas for our brand partners. Helped grow the nylon voice and brand -Creative on branding product placement, advertisers, branded content -Balanced client and audience needs to ensure content would succeed with our audience
Creative Director
Jan 2006 – 2013
Writer & Photographer
Jan 2007 – Jan 2008
Los Angeles, California
Top Blogger and Influencer for; writing, photography, branding and marketing concepts, covering coveted cultural events, fashion weeks, art openings, film premieres, using personal network for collaborations