Wednesday, October 25, 2017
For Jonah Peretti, CEO and founder of BuzzFeed, and Lena Waithe—Emmy-winning writer, actor, and producer—the secret to success lies in connecting with people on an emotional level. Whether it’s BuzzFeed’s hyper-specific viral listicles or Waithe’s captivating scenes exploring identity and family, there’s a unique collision of humor, empathy, and technology at play. They’ll discuss how authentic relationships fuel their creativity and energize their diverse creative projects.