Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Casual conversations with purpose featuring interesting, inspiring, and innovative people from a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and industries. Everyone has a story to share, and every story is worth sharing.

Apr 2, 2013

Mark Coatney, Director and Media Evangelist at Tumblr is on the podcast this week. We cover Mark's career at Time and Newsweek including his unique opportunity for experimentation in the online space and how a simple typo landed his first job as Time Magazine. Mark also discusses his role at Tumblr, the popularity of the animated .gif, Tumblr's worldwide growth - particularly in Brazil, and the future of social media and Tumblr's role in that future. Enjoy.

Follow Mark on Twitter at @mcoatney and

And learn more about Tumblr at

Run Time - 1:04:34

Send your feedback to