Chris Denson

CHRIS
DENSON

Innovator - Author - Host - Producer

All About Chris

Chris Denson is an award-winning innovation advocate, marketer, host, and humor-inspired content creator.
As both a storyteller and practitioner, he is an expert at uncovering unique business insights, cultural touchpoints, technological applications, imaginative thinking, and the emotional intelligence required to bring groundbreaking ideas to life. From Fortune 50 brands to startups to government entities, he has applied his expertise to help individuals and organizations increase their innovation potential.

He is the author of the 2018 Amazon #1 bestseller, "Crushing the Box: 10 Essential Rules for Breaking Essential Rules," creator and host of the Innovation Crush podcast series, and currently serves as the first-ever US Director of Innovation at MullenLowe, an award-winning IPG creative agency.
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NEWS &
PRESS

Throughout his career, Chris's insights, projects, and perspectives have been featured in media outlets around the globe.
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WHERE I’LL BE

June
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June
25
CANNES LIONS LIVE
For the first time ever, the whole world can come together to watch the Cannes Lions Awards – live. Cannes Lions Live gives you access to five awards ceremonies live-streamed from Cannes, jury analysis of the work and interviews with the winners, 40+ Hours of Creativity On Demand, and the chance to make important connections around the world through the Lions’ Virtual Experience. The Awards show will be broadcast daily from various locations across the globe to celebrate and explore the world's most creative work.
July
12
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August
16
The Excellence Program
Sean Love Combs and entertainment company Endeavor have teamed up to empower, educate, and help employ the next generation of industry leaders. This course was designed to ignite the excellence in you. We're covering music, film, marketing, entrepreneurship, and professional development with six weeks of live sessions and workshops to prepare you for your career journey. This course has no cost to attend and is open to anyone, anywhere looking to break into the industry.
July
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July
31
Nyah Project: Global Youth Leadership Fellowship
Nyah Project bridges systemic opportunity gaps for BIPOC youth from disadvantaged backgrounds through tech-enabled college access strategy coaching and experiential leadership fellowships abroad, typically to sub-Saharan Africa or Southeast Asia, including Ghana, Namibia, South Africa, Rwanda, and Indonesia.
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Innovation Crush

With Chris Denson
Chris conceived Innovation Crush in collaboration with Levity Entertainment Group in 2014.  Birthed as a cross between The Daily Show and Fast Company, the show went on to amass over 750,000 global subscribers, and numerous partnerships with the likes of Delta Airlines, The 4A’s, WalMart, The White House Global Entrepreneurship Summit, and C2 Montreal and  WeWork to name a few – while becoming the foundation for his 2018  #1 Bestselling book “Crushing the Box:  10 Essential Rules for Breaking Essential Rules.”

With over 200 episodes, Innovation Crush has featured inspiring individuals and organizations ranging from Alexis Ohanian and Nolan Bushnell to Cindy Gallop, WeWork CEO Miguel McKelvey, Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak, Arcade Fire’s Marika Anthony Shaw, Bassem Youssef, OkGo’s Damian Kulash, NASA, DJ Skee, Orlando Jones, Jean Case, Adidas, NBA’s Matt Barnes, Spotify, L’Oreal’s Connected Beauty Incubator, and 100s of others.
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