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Katherine Griffiths – Bringing BuzzFeed from New York to Australia

September 13, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Katherine Griffiths - Buzzfeed

Katherine Griffiths - BuzzfeedIn 2011, Katherine Griffiths was the 19th person to join Buzzfeed, a New York-based news and entertainment website. Five years on, Buzzfeed has achieved explosive global growth, attracting over 200 million visitors to its website every month, and building a worldwide team of over 1,300 staff.

Last year, Katherine moved to Sydney as a founding team member for Buzzfeed Australia. This will be a rare opportunity to get an international front line perspective on one of the most successful online businesses today.

There will be great insights from Katherine on:

  • Growing internationally in the Australian and US markets.
  • Hiring – from start-up phase, to global expansion.
  • Juggling process and flexibility

Katherine Griffiths’ LinkedIn Profile


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Networking: 5.30 – 6:00pm
Wine tasting & Dinner: from 6.15 pm
Presenter: 7.00 pm
Dessert and Networking: 7.30 pm
*These timings are a guideline and are subject to change

Note: Bookings are essential as we need to have adequate seating and catering. If you have any special dietary requirements, please let us know when you order your ticket.


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September 13, 2016
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Glengarry Victoria Park
139 Wellesley Street
Auckland, Auckland New Zealand
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