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Talent Wars: Sourcing the Créme from the Crowd

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It doesn't matter if you're a tech startup, ad agency or production company - getting the best talent on board is always key to making good ideas a great reality. How can new technologies help us identify, work with, and afford stellar skill sets? With crowdsourcing on one end and traditional approaches on the other, we'll explore the middle ground where new tools can help you assemble the craftiest team possible.



Adam Glickman Founder The IdeaLists

Adam Glickman is the founder of The IdeaLists, an online network that serves as matchmaker for creative talent and client needs.

In a prior life, Adam was the founder of Tokion, an internationally-recognized magazine showcasing new and emerging artists. He grew the mag from a 2-color, 56-page zine to a full-color glossy title with offices in New York and Tokyo, a conference series, boutique retail shops and a documentary film production arm before selling the title in 2006.

Brendan McManus Co-Founder StartupDigest

Life is too short to work at a boring company:

Co-founder & VIP Concierge at StartupDigest, formerly an early employee at Wildfire Interactive and

Melanie Myers Global Dir of Creative Resources Wieden+Kennedy

Sam Wick Maker Studios

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