Sam Zimmerman - Advisor
Sam Zimmerman is VP, Global Project Management of Blue State Digital, a purpose-driven digital agency dedicated to transforming how causes and brands engage their most important people. Since joining Blue State Digital in 2013, he has worked extensively with a range of clients, including UNICEF, The Nation, the City of New York, The Global Fund, JDRF, and Idealist.org. Through Sam, Blue State Digital has worked with Equal Means Equal since 2017.
As a second-generation project manager, he has plied his trade producing television, radio, games, live events, and hundreds of websites for diverse clients ranging from Sony and Sotheby’s to Bacardi and the Rolling Stones. During the 2000s, Sam led creative and technical development for Plum TV, a start-up network of cable television stations and websites for chic vacation markets in the U.S.
Sam graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.A. in Communications. His professional work in media is complemented by a parallel career in art and performance. From Centre Pompidou (Paris) and Kunstlerhaus Bethanien (Berlin), to Serpentine Gallery (London) and the Rubin Museum (New York), Sam’s video artwork has been shown around the world. Since 2003, Sam has performed with Psychic TV.