Brittany Hennessy is the author of “Influencer: Building Your Personal Brand In The Age Of Social Media” (available for pre-order now), the Senior Director, Influencer Strategy & Talent Partnerships at Hearst Digital Media and the Co-Founder of CreatorsCollective: an influencer incubator and accelerator.

She casts celebrities and influencers for branded content campaigns on,,,,, and other titles across the digital portfolio for international brands in fashion, beauty and lifestyle. Prior to joining Hearst Magazines, she co-founded the influencer marketing practice at Horizon Media Inc. where she worked on top entertainment, spirits and CPG clients.

A member of the Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts and Sciences, Brittany judges the annual Shorty Awards and the Shorty Social Good Awards. She is also the Vice-President of Scholarship & Awards for New York Women In Communications, Inc.