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Jean Ellen Cowgill

Bloomberg Media
General Manager of TicToc and Global Head of Digital Strategy and Business Development
Jean Ellen Cowgill is the General Manager of TicToc by Bloomberg, a global news network built for the mobile, social world. She is also the Global Head of Strategy and Business Development for Bloomberg Digital, defining innovative initiatives and spearheading Bloomberg Media's partnerships strategy.

Under Jean Ellen's leadership, TicToc is reimagining the news for the next generation of decision makers who are social, mobile, and digital that engage with content while on the move. TicToc's goal is to make it easier for consumers to truly understand the biggest stories and trends shaping their world, and to reinvent video news for a new generation of consumers.

Prior to joining Bloomberg, Jean Ellen was the president of Atlantic 57, the consulting and creative division of The Atlantic, where she helped clients transform and adapt for the modern world, using lessons from The Atlantic's own transformation from print magazine to multi-platform pioneer. Previously, she led Atlantic Media’s corporate strategy efforts, crafting business models for new ventures and charting the company's growth plans. Prior to joining The Atlantic, Jean Ellen was a consultant at McKinsey & Company, where she focused on organizational and investment strategy across the private, public and non-profit sectors.

In 2014, Jean Ellen was named to the Folio:100 list of the top 100 leaders in media. She speaks frequently on today’s media landscape and trends in branding, content, and user experience at forums such as SXSW, Techweek, General Assembly, and the Communications Network, among others. Jean Ellen graduated as valedictorian of Dartmouth College.

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Tuesday, May 14