Kenneth Schlenker

Location New York
Bio

Art & Space.

Creative Director Director Entrepreneur
Projects
3 Projects

Work History

General Manager
Bird
Jul 2018 - Present
Région de Paris, France
General Manager (Directeur Général) for Bird in France, Bird’s first international market outside of the US. Overseeing Bird’s operations nationwide to reduce cars on the road, cut carbon emissions, and serve cities with sustainable transit solutions.
Angel Investor
jour
Sep 2018 - Present
Greater New York City Area
Introducing Jour – self-therapy, meet journaling.
Founder/Partner
Stellar Base
Jul 2016 - Jul 2018
Stellar Base is a venture studio in NYC & Paris. We invent, design, build and launch digital products. Founded in 2016, we took to company to $1.2m ARR within 18 months. • stellarformation.com, create the legal entity of your company online. Fiverr.com trusted partner. • theartform.com, a social network for fine arts focused on meaningful support. Founded by Benjamin Millepied & Nicholas Britell. • keplerbot.com, instagram analytics platform (acq. by Pegasio). Consulted on product strategy and execution for companies such as LVMH, Devialet, Beautycounter, prehype, Hutch and more.
Chief Marketing Officer
Artnet
Nov 2016 - Mar 2017
artnet (FRA: ART) is the #1 online marketplace of the art market. Joined as part of the acquisition of my company (ArtList).
Founder / CEO
ArtList
Dec 2012 - Jan 2017
Greater New York City Area
ArtList is the world's premiere online marketplace for private art sales. • Raised $1m • $100m of artwork inventory • Built offline community (Gertrude) 25k members strong hosting some 250 events across 7 cities Acquired by Artnet in January 2017.
Product Marketing Manager
Google
Mar 2010 - Sep 2012
Greater New York City Area
Managed research to support Google's global marketing strategy. Select projects: • Lead global competitive report (panel of 10M+ internet users) for top management • Launched 1st online/offline media tracking platform in France (with Médiamétrie/ TNS-Sofres) • Designed & published media-mix research with strategic clients (LG, Ubisoft, Prisma, Nissan) • Prototyped research to measure ROI of online coupons From October 2011, I joined the "Global Top Accounts" team in NYC, working on media and advertising deals with the world's largest businesses - focus on P&G, Coca-Cola and L'Oreal.
Stategy analyst
HSBC
Jan 2010 - Jun 2010
CEO analytical support for strategy in continental Europe. M&A (Banking sector), Planning.
Founder / President
RSP.FM
Jul 2006 - Sep 2009
Paris Area, France
RSP.fm is an online streaming platform open to all passionate and talented students for content. Co-created and developed from scratch to 50+ people team from 2006 to 2010.
Analyst intern
Google
Feb 2008 - Oct 2008
London, United Kingdom
• Global lead for market intelligence on France | Lead YouTube usage survey in 7 European countries| Lead competitive analysis of Maps market in Europe • Worked with CMO on business intelligence: French AdWords market segmentation | Measuring commercial value of branding in Google display advertizing | Designed 1st research online/ purchase offline barometer.
E-learning intern
Ashridge Business School
Sep 2007 - Feb 2008
• Recommendation to reposition Ashridge's E-learning offer (#1 for management exec. ed. in the UK) towards interactive learning • Produced client interviews, benchmarking, tech. partner sourcing (IBM, Oracle, Microsoft), market valuation

Education

Masters
Sciences Po
2008 - 2010
Bachelor
Institut d'Etudes politiques de Paris
2005 - 2008

Skills