Q&A with Marcus Peterzell: Brainstormer, music geek, philanthropist

Marcus Peterzell is part idea man, part philanthropist. He’s a partner and executive vice president at PR firm Ketchum, but he’s also helped a nonprofit raise millions for cancer research. We had a chance to chat with Peterzell about the importance of big ideas, what it takes to motivate a team, and his single proudest creative accomplishment.

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Q&A with Chris Rowson: Team builder, maker, sponge

Chris Rowson is the head of design and group creative director at TBWA New York—one of the most storied and successful creative agencies in the world. The firm has a knack for surprising, disruptive work, and Rowson has played a big role in many of the agency’s campaigns. We sat down with Rowson to discuss where he finds creative inspiration, how he thinks about teamwork, and what advice he has for the next generation of creators.

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How the Cannes Lions team is using Paper to coordinate with press

For the 15,000 people attending Cannes Lions, the festival offers a dizzying itinerary. There’s a week-long educational program, more than 600 speakers, and constant opportunities to network with the world’s most creative people. For those unable to attend, the press fills the void. More than 700 journalists descend upon Cannes, France to tell the festival’s story to the wider world. And this year, Dropbox Paper will play a key role in helping those journalists get the information they need.

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How Dropbox Paper is powering creativity at the Cannes Lions School

Every year, more than 250 students from 50 countries attend the Cannes Lions School. The program helps creative professionals of all stripes—from young professionals to accomplished CMOs—grow new skills and find creative inspiration. At Dropbox, we believe creativity is precious, and so we’re proud to sponsor the Cannes Lions School. Students will use Dropbox Paper to capture, grow, and share their ideas throughout the week.

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Q&A with Wondery’s David Rheinstrom: Podcaster, storyteller, goofball

Sporting a made-for-radio voice and a passion for audio storytelling, David Rheinstrom is both a podcast pro and self-proclaimed goofball. Not only has he seen the podcast industry grow over the course of a decade—he’s helping to shape the way we listen today. We had a chance to catch up with David—host of Secrets, Crimes, and Audiotape and Radio Drama Revival—at Cannes Lions. He explained his podcast network’s distinct approach to ads and audio, the ups and downs of the creative process, and where he sees the podcast industry going next.

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Creative inspiration: Why Dropbox is partnering with Cannes Lions

At Dropbox, we’re constantly inspired by creativity, in all its forms—from advertising to filmmaking, musical invention to scientific experimentation. It’s why we’ve been honored to serve some of the world’s top storytellers, and why we’re so excited to see what they’ll create next.

Given our passion for innovators like these, we’re proud to sponsor the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, which is dedicated to inspiring creative professionals. The festival attracts individuals in advertising, marketing, and design from around the globe—from visionary CMOs to rising stars just starting their careers.

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