DEEP FOCUS: IAN SCHAFER

Deep Focus (www.deepfocus.net) is the full-service digital agency for the social age, and is a trusted partner of brands such as Cole Haan, The National Association of Realtors, Pepsi, Purina, and WellPoint. Founded in 2002, the award-winning agency has nearly 70 employees and is headquartered in New York City. Deep Focus is a part of Engine USA and was Digiday’s Agency of the Year in 2010 and 2012. Deep Focus is a Tumbler A List partner.

ABOUT IAN SCHAFER:

Ian Schafer is CEO and Founder of Deep Focus and is one of advertising’s most influential voices in interactive marketing and social media. Prior to founding Deep Focus in 2002, Ian was VP of the New Media division of Miramax Films.

Named a ‘Media Maven’ by Advertising Age and one of Adweek’s Young Ones, Ian has been featured in Wired, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek, Adweek, Advertising Age, USA Today, New York Magazine, Variety, CNN, Fortune and The Hollywood Reporter.

An avid technologist, Ian blogs at www.ianschafer.com and can be followed on Twitter at www.twitter.com/ischafer.

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