EVENT: ITP Alumna, Raina Kumra, Public/Private Partnerships

April 26, 2013
6:30 pmto8:00 pm

I will talk about Public Private Partnerships and using your  ITP degree in both public and private sectors to bridge the gap between corporate, government and non profit work to create new opportunities and new ways of working together.

Raina Kumra was recently featured on the cover of Fast Company as a leader of Generation Flux, representing the future of an adaptable career in modern business. Raina is also the CEO of Juggernaut, an agency focused on digital, design and disruption through behavioral & brand strategy. It’s mission is to create work that improves people’s lives by creating cross-cultural impact. Her current clients include the Knight Foundation and ONE.org.

Raina most recently served as Co-Director of Innovation at the Broadcasting Board of Governors and also spent time as the Senior New Media Advisor in the State Department’s Office of eDiplomacy, Diplomatic Innovation Division.

She founded Light Up Malawi, an NGO focused on renewable energy in Africa. She serves on the Advisory Boards for MedicMobile, (open source mobile health), SMS:Credit (open source micro-finance tools), EpidemIQ (open data for health) and Sanjhi (media literacy for Indian youth). Previously, Raina led the conversion of Wieden+Kennedy New York to a full-service digital agency in her role as Director of Digital Strategies.

Raina has worked with Microsoft, Burberry, Nike, Nokia, Levi’s, Unilever, Nestle, Avaya, IBM, Intel, Cantor Fitzgerald, Johnnie Walker, Match.com, ING Direct, ONE.org, Mentos, JWT, ABC Family, EA, ESPN, Brand Jordan and several other brands.

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