Chris Anthony is Senior Vice President, Brand Partnerships at Group Nine Media — the no. 1 video publisher on mobile in the U.S. In his role, Chris leads strategic partnerships with advertisers to leverage Group Nine’s five mobile-first brands, which include Thrillist, NowThis, POPSUGAR, Seeker and The Dodo to connect with their hyper-engaged young audiences. Prior to Group Nine’s acquisition of POPSUGAR in 2019, Chris was Vice President, East Coast Brand Partnerships for the women’s lifestyle publisher. Before POPSUGAR, he held sales positions at The Walt Disney Company, Mode Media and AOL. Chris has served on various panels at Columbia Business School, ANA and Soho House, among others.