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Colleen Birdnow Brown

Advisor Greater Seattle Area, US

Chairperson, American Apparel and Board Member, TrueBlue Inc.. Harvard Business School grad. Stanford grad.

Chairperson, American Apparel and Board Member, TrueBlue Inc.. Harvard Business School grad. Stanford grad.

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TrueBlue Inc.
Delta Dental
American Apparel
DataSphere Technologies Inc.
BECU
TrueBlue Inc.

Positions

Chairperson American Apparel August 2014 - present
Board Member TrueBlue Inc. July 2014 - present
Managing Director Newport Board Group April 2014 - present
Director, President & CEO Fisher Communications 2005 - August 2013
Senior Vice President Meredith 2000 - 2004
President Broadcast Group Lee Enterprises 1998 - 2000
President | General Manager | Station Manager Gannett 1980 - 1998

Education

University of Colorado at Boulder Business/finance/marketing 1979 - 1981
University of Dubuque Business Administration & Political Science 1976 - 1979
Harvard Business School
Language Immersion - San Miquel de Allende, Guanajuato, MX
Spanish Language Immersion School Cuernavaca, Morelos, MX Spanish Language and Literature
Stanford University

Interested In

Markets of Interest
  • • Advertising
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Media
  • • Fashion
  • • News
  • • TV

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Chad Coben
Managing Director, FTI Consulting. Previously Senior Director, CXO, LLC. The University of Texas at Austin grad.
Jenni Hogan
Co-Founder, Chief Media Officer at Tagboard
Colleen is an amazing advisor because she is a winner and makes sure those around her get the ultimate success. She is so knowledgeable and ... a great thought leader in the media vertical.
Jenni Hogan
Co-Founder, Chief Media Officer at Tagboard
Colleen is an amazing advisor because she is a winner and makes sure those around her get the ultimate success. She is so knowledgeable and ... a great thought leader in the media vertical.
Sue Lehrer PhD
We worked together  •  Co-Founder & National Practice Development Director, Newport Board Group. Previously Advisory Board Member, Catastrophic Claims Consultants.
Earnest, honest, experienced and forward thinking anyone would be lucky to have her as their advisory!