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Chris
Cloud

i'm a creative thinkdoer.

I'm a highly motivated and successful brand storyteller & digital marketer with 10+ years of experience leading best in class strategy and content execution for digital first, customer-centric campaigns. I excel when given the opportunity to innovate and turn things on their head.

With strong instincts in human behavior, I guide brands towards strategies and tactics that achieve their goals by developing entertaining content and brand experiences.

In short, I'm a Creative Thinkdoer.

Thinking: I am a data-driven, systems thinker with exceptional analytical and critical thinking skills who obsesses with the how, where, and why of creative ideas.

Doing: I am a roll-up-your-sleeves kind of person who is skilled in developing original concepts and managing teams of creative experts to produce social, digital, and video promotional and marketing campaigns and content.

social media

A proven history of building audiences, community cultivation, and analytics across networks.

Storytelling

An expert storyteller who can pitch, conceive and produce stories across multiple verticals in the digital media space.

Culture

Endlessly energized by capitalizing on moments in culture to drive relevance and attention to brands..

strategy

Unique blend of creative thinking, strategic and analytical skills and a deep understanding of brand startegy.

resume.

Work Experience:

Meow Wolf

Director of Brand Marketing

2018-2020

Walker Art Center

Social Media and Community Manager

2016-2018

Target

Creative Technology Business Partner

2012-2016

Carmichael Lynch

Creative Problem Solver

2006-2011

Passion Projects:

Minneapolis College of Art & Design

Adjunct Professor - Creating & Running a Business

2016-2018

Pizza Camp

Co-Founder / Camp Director

2014-2018

MPLSZine

Publication Director

2012-2013

MPLS.TV

Co-Founder / Content Director

2009-2014

Didi Bethurum

VP of Marketing at Meow Wolf

Simply put, Cloud is a force. A force of inspiration, energy, and creativity. A curator of art and optimism, he'll keep you inspired with his visionary insight of What's Next, all the while unearthing the sparkling and unknown gems of the internet, carefully curated from intuition. If your organization is in need of not just a deeper connection, but a relationship between your brand and your audience, you can have the power of an entire cultural brand agency all within the hire of this one incredible individual. Not to mention he's an absolute blast to be around.

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email

connect@chriscloud.com