Tuesday, December 1, 2020
David Beebe

David Beebe

Declared by AdWeek as a “Branded Content Master Who Makes it OK to Love Marketing,” and by AdAge as a "Forward Thinkers in Marketing,” Beebe was the first ever VP, Global Creative & Content Marketing at Marriott Intl., where he led a global team of over 120 creatives and strategists responsible for consumer-facing marketing creative and content marketing for 30 brands. He led the in-house agency and created the Marriott Content Studio, Marriott Traveler, and “M Live” - the Real-Time Marketing Command Center, which won Gold and Silver Creative Data Lions at Cannes. He was EP of over fifty original brand productions.

Prior to Marriott, Beebe partnered with producers Bruce Gersh & Vin Di Bona to produce “Ultimate Proposal,” “Ultimate Surprises,” and “Stunt Nation” for Yahoo.com

Beebe spent seven years at Disney/ABC, where he founded the Digital Content Studio, and led a team of over 60 creatives responsible for producing digital series, live shows and served as EP on webisodes for Ugly Better, Grey’s Anatomy, Desperate Housewives, Cougar Town, and Scrubs. Beebe was honored by the TV Academy with the Emmy for outstanding creative achievement in interactive media for producing the 83rd Oscars Digital Experience.

As an EP for Showtime, Beebe produced DVD Bonus Features and worked at DIRECTV as a marketing copywriter for DIRECTV.com and on-air producer.

Beebe started his career in the US Coast Guard.