Randi Zuckerberg

Randi Zuckerberg

Founder & CEO at Zuckerberg Media

Randi Zuckerberg is the founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media and Editor in Chief of the newly launched modern lifestyle community, Dot Complicated. As an early executive at Facebook, Randi created and ran the social media pioneer's marketing programs. She led the company's U.S. election and international politics strategy and created Facebook's live streaming video capability during the 2008 Presidential Inauguration. Randi was nominated for an Emmy Award in 2011 for her innovative coverage of the 2010 mid-term elections that integrated online and TV coverage in unique formats.

Since starting Zuckerberg Media, Randi has produced shows and digital experiences for the Clinton Global Initiative, Cirque du Soleil, Conde Nast, the United Nations and most recently, Bravo. Randi has appeared on CNN, Good Morning America, the Today show, CNBC, and Bloomberg. She served as a correspondent for the 2011 Golden Globe Awards and the World Economic Forum in Davos. Randi was recently appointed to the United Nations Global Entrepreneurs Council and the World Economic Forum's Young Global Leaders. 

Randi is passionate about communicating the impact technology has on society and helping people untangle their complicated modern, wired lives. Her first book, Dot Complicated, on this topic, will be released through HarperCollins in Fall 2013.

Randi holds a bachelor's degree in psychology from Harvard University and lives in Silicon Valley with her husband and one-year-old son.

Founder & CEO

Zuckerberg Media
June 2012 – Present (10 years 6 months)

Currently leading a media company with a production studio in the heart of Silicon Valley. Creating innovative content with partners such as Conde Nast, Cirque du Soleil, the United Nations Foundation, and Bravo!

Editor-in-Chief of the modern lifestyle community, Dot Complicated, which aims to help untangle our wired, wonderful lives.


Creative & Buzz Marketing, Politics, and Social Change

Facebook
September 2005 – September 2011 (6 years)


Marketing

Facebook
October 2005 – June 2006 (8 months)

Led projects such as Facebook Live, President Obama's Facebook Town Hall, The CNN/Facebook 2009 Inauguration Partnership, and the ABC News/Facebook Presidential Primary Debates in 2008. Also led social good and consumer marketing initiatives and served as a spokesperson for the company.


Account Executive, Corporate Development

Forbes, Inc.
October 2004 – October 2005 (1 year)


Assistant Account Executive

Ogilvy & Mather
June 2003 – October 2004 (1 year 4 months)


  • Marketing

  • Digital Media

  • New Media

  • Video

  • Online Advertising

  • User Generated Content

  • Video Production

  • Partner Management

Harvard University

1996 – 2003
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Psychology