Chief Innovation Officer
Zev Suissa, MBA, specializes in leading strategic imagination and continual modernization for big brands, major publishers and startups. With an accurate compass on trends, Suissa forged new business models in the pioneer days of digital media to capture emerging industry capabilities, and created and produced media strategy, original content, live-streaming events and social engagement campaigns for Nike, United Airlines, Paramount Pictures, Glee (FOX), The Los Angeles Times/The Writers Guild Awards, TV Guide Magazine, MSN.com, The Political Channel (winner: Horizon Interactive Global Gold Award), SBV Talent, Def Jam Mobile, Sports Illustrated Mobile, The LXD (winner: Vanguard Media Award, Digital Luminary Award, performed: The 82nd Academy Awards, 2010 TED Conference) and others. In his role as Chief Innovation Officer, Strategic Partnerships at eMindful, Suissa is leveraging the best practices of engagement strategy, content and partnership value creation to deliver purpose-driven mindfulness with proven outcomes. Suissa is a long time member of the Producers Guild of America’s New Media Council, is an editor of MBA War Chest, a board member of the Vero Beach Wine + Film Festival and a regular speaker at well-being and innovation-oriented conferences. He earned degrees in Psychology at the University of Delaware, and an M.B.A. at the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business, and finds balance through family time, tennis, meditation, yoga and skiing.