Contently, Inc

Contently helps brands create great stories, engage audiences, and deliver business results — at scale. We do that with powerful software, world-class creative talent, and patent-pending technology that ties content performance to business goals. Contently's industry-leading platform is a complete solution for creating, distributing, and optimizing content. Great enterprise storytelling requires a phalanx of interconnected processes and people to be successful. Our technology organizes all of those pieces, so you can breathe easy while scaling your content operation as big as it needs to be, and throughout as much of your organization as needed.

  • Industry: Media
  • Year Started: 2010
  • Organization Type: For-Profit
  • # of Employees: 50 ( as of Dec 31, 2013)

Shane Snow

Co-founder and CCO

Shane Snow is an award-winning entrepreneur and journalist, currently the Chief Creative Officer of Contently, a technology company he co-founded in 2010 with the mission to create a better media world. Contently has helped more than 30,000 freelance journalists build better careers and get work, and provides publishing tools and creative talent for major brands including American Express, GE, and Coca-Cola.  Shane's writing has appeared in Wired Magazine, The New Yorker, Fast Company, and Advertising Age. He has been named one of Details Magazine's "Digital Mavericks," one of Forbes's "30 Under 30 Media Innovators," a fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts, and a member of LinkedIn's exclusive Influencer program, where he blogs alongside Bill Gates, Richard Branson, and Martha Stewart.  Shane's first book, SMARTCUTS: How Hackers, Innovators, and Icons Accelerate Success, will be released by HarperCollins this September.

  • Age: 33
  • Ethnicity: Caucasian

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