Senior Vice President of Social Impact, AOL/ Huffington Post Media Group
Brian Sirgutz is the Senior Vice President of Social Impact at AOL/ Huffington Post Media Group, where he leads all aspects of it’s global Impact content and engagement strategy; overseeing as the General Manager the Impact, Green and Education sections and developing new Impact business and product development innovations on the AOL/Huffington Post’s platform; Impact and Education are one of the largest platforms on the web using content as a means for global social change.
Prior to this he was the President of Causecast, a pioneering firm specializing in cause marketing technology platforms, during which he co-founded and led the launch of the HuffPost’s award-winning Impact and Education verticals. In his earlier career in the music industry Brian was a partner, with Shawn Fanning the founder of Napster at NoN Records and president of Elementree Records. Brian was also the manager of recording artist Aaliyah’s estate and non-profit foundation after her passing. He holds a Bachelor of the Arts degree from the Gallatin School at New York University.
Brian is also a 9/11 recovery worker and sits on the boards of several non profits including, We Advance and the Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation.