Christie Marchese is the founder and CEO of Picture Motion, the leading social impact agency developing award-winning marketing, advocacy and distribution campaigns for documentary and scripted media. She leads a team of impact producers and works in partnership with filmmakers, brands, distributors, foundations, and nonprofits to amplify awareness and activate audiences around content. Picture Motion partnered on over 150 projects, from Bully and Escape Fire, to Lion and The Report. Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, National Geographic, Vulcan Productions, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Patagonia, Gucci, Red Bull Media House, and Fox Sports are among their clients.
Previously, Christie ran Digital Strategy for the Social Impact Group at Participant Media and for Norman Lear’s nonprofit, Declare Yourself. She spent time at Human Rights Watch and the International Rescue Committee. She was named a 2019 Woman of Influence by the New York Business Journal and landed on Business Insider’s list of 30 Most Creative People in Advertising Under 30 (2014). Christie is a Board Member at the Tribeca Film Institute, Reinvent Stockton and Farmer’s Footprint.