What does it take to create an iconic brand? To find out, we traveled to The Gathering earlier this year to ask marketing leaders from the world’s most-coveted brands how they guided their companies to cult status. While we were there, our Head of Global Brand Marketing, Shane Steele, spoke with Christoph Gorder, President and Chief Global Water Officer at Charity Water, to find out how his non-profit brings their story to life.
How is the grind of modern work life affecting moms and their families? At last year’s Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, we were introduced to Daughters of the Evolution, an inspiring event that brings together powerful women and their daughters for a frank, open discussion about the challenges of balancing work life and family life.
We’re excited to announce that Quentin Clark is joining Dropbox as our SVP of Engineering, Product, and Design. In this role, he will lead strategy and execution across these teams. Quentin has deep experience in SaaS, with 22 years of product leadership roles, overseeing billion-dollar businesses at Microsoft and, more recently, SAP. His work with business applications, large scale infrastructure, and machine learning will be invaluable as we continue to scale.
We’re thrilled to announce that Nicholas Jitkoff is joining Dropbox as our VP of Design! Nicholas joins us from Google where he led the work of the Material Design team, iterating with product groups across the company to create a coherent design language for Google’s suite of products.
We’re thrilled to welcome Carolyn Feinstein to Dropbox as our Chief Marketing Officer.
We’re excited to share that Aditya Agarwal, our current VP of Engineering, will be taking on the role of CTO. In this new position, Aditya will lead our innovation efforts while continuing to manage our world-class product engineering team. Arash Ferdowsi, our co-founder who’s served as CTO to date, will continue to focus his day-to-day activities on helping Dropbox scale as a company and business.