Brian Sugar is the Co-founder and CEO of POPSUGAR, which he started together with his wife, Editor-in-Chief Lisa Sugar in 2006. As CEO, Brian is responsible for setting the overall business direction and product strategy for the company. Prior to POPSUGAR, he served as Vice President & General Manager, Media at 2Wire, Inc., a home networking provider.
Prior to 2Wire, Brian held several management positions in the retail and commerce industries. He was Chief Web Officer at Kmart's BlueLight.com, Vice President of e-commerce at J.Crew, and a founder of Neptune Interactive, a leading Internet service provider.
Co-Founder & CEO
Apr 15, 2006 - Current (over 10 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (2)Update
|Jul 28, 2016||Digiday - Flush with $20 million, Brit + Co builds a video team with an eye toward commerce|
|Jun 3, 2016||Business Insider Australia - Someone has finally come up with a way to make money using Snapchat|
|Jun 3, 2016||Business Insider Australia - 5 things you need to know in Australian tech today|
|Jun 2, 2016||Digiday - This hack brings 'screenshot commerce' to Snapchat|
|Feb 19, 2016||Digiday - PopSugar CEO Brian Sugar: We don’t want to run mobile banner ads|
|Feb 15, 2016||Pymnts - POPSUGAR Launches Universal Fashion-Themed Shopping Cart|
|Feb 12, 2016||WSJ - ATD - PopSugar Wants to Become the Mobile Shopping Cart for Fashion|
|Dec 2, 2015||Business Insider Australia - POPSugar ditched Microsoft Office for Google Apps, saved $110,000 a year and says any company can leave Microsoft|