As Head of Sales and Business Development at 9GAG, Russell Schneider has spearheaded a US brand presence out of their New York office, while leading brand partnerships and the company's media advertising revenue. He is charged with accelerating the company's stated goal of diversification through influencer and content marketing, as well as an increased emphasis on launching 9GAG's new content studio.
Throughout his career, Schneider has led innovative programs with a wide array of fortune 500 brands in the US. As a sales leader, he has driven significant YOY revenue growth and profitability. His early career included Director positions at Complex and Demand Media.