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Deanna Brown

Managing Director


Deanna Brown is a driven culture architect who builds proactive, dynamic teams necessary to respond to business changes and opportunities. A 35-year digital and content visionary, Deanna has been recognized for delivering extraordinary growth and innovation, including scale via new properties and content types. Most recently, she joined Penske Media to launch a new venture fund and lab based in Austin, TX. Prior to that, Deanna was Managing Director at MRC Media, working with the THR-BB brands-businesses. She also assisted Broadway Video Ventures in the launch of a modern mystical service, Sanctuary Ventures Inc., and served as GuideSpark’s Senior Vice President, Content. Deanna is most noted for her role as CEO of Federated Media Publishing. She began her career at a small L.A. advertising agency after graduating from the University of Southern California.