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Adam Blumenthal

Associate Professor of the Practice of Computer Science

Phone:401-428-5750
Email: ablument@@@cs.brown.edu

Research Areas: Design, Human-Computer Interaction

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For twenty-five years Adam has been designing and building innovative digital media experiences with the world's best-known brands. Since 1993 he has been leading world-class teams creating large-scale complex digital programs that help his clients engage more deeply with their audiences, create new revenue opportunities, and leverage creative-technology for competitive advantage.

Adam is Vice President of the Nucco Brain Studio in the UNIT9 Group, named by AdAge as the world's best production company for their work in advertising and media. Previously, Adam spent several years leading digital strategy and interactive production at preeminent Madison Avenue advertising agencies, including as Executive Producer at R/GA, Director of Interactive at Burson-Marsteller, and Interactive Strategy Lead at McKinney. Among his past clients are Sony, Verizon, Nasdaq, SC Johnson, Travelocity, Southern Comfort, Astra Zeneca, National Geographic, Sundance, and the Grateful Dead, among many others. Work produced under Adam's leadership has won numerous awards for creative excellence and business effectiveness, and has been covered by publications such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and NPR.

In the Fall and Winter of 2016, during the Obama administration, Adam was a 3-time guest of the Executive Office of the President of the United States for summits on innovating American education with innovative digital tools. 

More info about Adam's experience here.