Innovative, cross-cultural agency the community has hired Benjamin Bittman as EVP, Managing Director.
In this newly created role, Bittman will lead the agency’s efforts for its long-standing client Verizon. He will spearhead all aspects of the Verizon account at a time where the brand ushers in the new era of 5G and looks to the community as a key creative partner. Based out of the agency’s New York office, Bittman will report to President Luis Montero.
“With his entrepreneurial spirit and strategic acumen, Ben has proven experience running the businesses of the brands of today,” said Montero. “He possesses an implicit understanding of how these companies can, and must, operate to reach today’s tech-savvy consumer. We are very much looking forward to seeing how Ben applies his innovative thinking to our work with Verizon.”
“5G has proved itself one of the most disruptive technologies of our time. It will forever change the way we work, live and play,” said Bittman. “I am excited to work with the community’s talented team to support Verizon as it leads this new era of innovation.”
Bittman joins the community from Sundae Collective, the first influencer network born and incubated out of a creative agency, 72andSunny. In his role as Managing Director & Co-Founder, he developed the company’s positioning and corporate identity, as well as oversaw all aspects of the business. Prior, Bittman served as Chief Marketing Officer of social video player Videoo and led mobile campaign management solution Promoht as its Co-Founder. He has also held senior roles at Anomaly, Saatchi & Saatchi, and TWBA\Worldwide.