Newell Thompson is the VP/Marketing at Time Inc. He is an experienced media professional with nearly two decades in the publishing industry on his resumé. Newell has led native and custom content development and implementation across Time Inc.’s news and sports brands. Under his leadership, this team launched the Fortune Knowledge Group, built a multimillion-dollar video business, built and monetized strategic partnerships with the National Urban League, Wounded Warrior, PGA TOUR ,Girl Scouts of America, and many others. Prior to his most recent stint at Time Inc., he worked with a social commerce start-up and consulted with a handful of early-stage technology companies, such as JagTag, Moontoast and DivX. Newell’s experience includes sales and marketing posts at Gannett, Condé Nast and National Geographic, as well as other positions at Time Inc.
His team at Time Inc. supports ad sales with a deep understanding of both the category and Time Inc.’s in-house capabilities. Newell’s team of experts focuses on Native, Data, B-to-B and B-to-C content specialists and will work closely with the brand marketing teams to bring Time Inc.’s best products and ideas to market.