Georgii is an Australian, currently living and working in Los Angeles, CA.
Georgii has been working with brands and startups, predominantly across tech, entertainment and disruptive media, specifically pertaining to content, influencers and translating culture. Georgii has most recently been the Vice President of Marketing with startup, blackpills – a global insurgent media company; an App home to short form, scripted/unscripted and original content. blackpills has a global distribution partnership with VICE. Georgii worked at ROC Nation as Director of Strategic Business Development – launching a new creative + consultancy startup for the group, titled VOL. 4. Georgii is the Founder/Creator of The People Series – a platform that explores subjects and individuals on topic of entertainment, tech/innovation and disruptive media, which is available via iTunes and channel ‘Theory of Mind’ via Dash Radio.
Recent consulting projects include having worked as the LA Business Director for brand consultancy, the projects* (SYD, LA, LDN) and having formerly worked with IZEA to launch their entertainment division in LA: The largest influencer marketing network in the (USA) – home to over 300K + influencers, across all leading social channels, including celebrities, athletes, musicians, reality TV stars, YouTubers, Bloggers and more.
Prior to LA, Georgii accumulated in excess of 8 + years experience across PR, marketing, communications, brand consultancy, business development and social media; with startups, agencies through to Fortune 100 brands. Georgii has spoken on several panels addressing subjects within the disruptive media/tech/entertainment/influencer space (for Digital Hollywood, Digital LA, Digital Entertainment World Expo, Silicon Beach Festival, Ambition), and holds advisory roles for ILA Global, Upper Diamond, and SAMO VR. Philanthropy has always been and will continue to be a passion; having worked with, spoken to, served, mentored and sponsored groups, such as Sunrise Children’s Association (Nepal), Ambition Entrepreneurial Program (LA), The Smith Family (AUS) and A Place Called Home (LA).
Panels: ‘Digital LA’ at the famous ‘House of Blues‘ (Actors and Musicians looking to ‘socialize their careers and monetize their platforms’); DEW – the ‘Digital Entertainment World Expo’ 2015 (‘Is Silicon Beach hyper reality or fact?’); at ‘Digital Hollywood’ on topic of (‘Growing Revenue + Users: Content, Marketing & Tech Trends across Social, Mobile, MCN’s and Influencers’); at ‘Silicon Beach Festival‘ 2015 on topic of (‘Start-Up Marketing’); and on two Fall 2015 ‘Digital Hollywood’ panels – (‘Growing Revenue & Users: Tech Start-Up’s’) and (‘The Powerful Female Consumer Demographic and How It Influences Digital Media’), Hosted by Alliance for Women in Media Socal. Georgii Moderated the Fireside chat with Freya Estreller & Natasha Case called “Don’t Believe The Hype: Entrepreneurship Unfiltered” for the Worthy Women 2016 Conference, LA and was recently hand selected by Audrey Bellis (Founder, Worthy Women Conference) as an inaugural 100 #WomenofWorth. In early 2017, ‘The Future Is Female’ cultural event + speaker series is taking place in conjunction with DOLA, Spaceland TV and Future Party that Georgii is facilitating and speaking at.
Personal inspirations include photography, travel, art, architecture, music, film and television, urban culture; being exposed to incredible ideas and innovation in and around Silicon Beach/Valley, CA, and being influenced by genuine game-changers and shape shifters of culture, community, business and the arts. Georgii is qualified with a Bachelor of Business Communications and Film & Television, majoring in Corporate Communications and Marketing, and has near completed a Masters in Arts (Writing).