Angie Byun is the Senior Director of International Strategy and Development, Golf Digest. Golf Digest is the #1 most widely-read golf publication in the world reaching more than 10M+ golfers in the US and worldwide with 28 international editions, websites, videos and mobile apps in 17 languages. Under her leadership, she successfully generated new multimillion dollar, multiplatform licensing deals in Asia, EMEA, and Latin America.
From 2006-2015, Angie managed 2 groups in the corporate group at Condé Nast -- Business Affairs and International. She led all business affairs and negotiations for new business development deals for all 18 Condé Nast brands including content and product licensing, e-commerce and digital initiatives, events, and joint ventures. Angie also oversaw global strategy for the international editions of Golf Digest, Women's Wear Daily (WWD) and Style.com. She was instrumental in launching Style.com Arabia in 2012 and Style.com Indonesia in 2014, the first fashion titles for Condé Nast in both regions. She also spearheaded global advertising buys across 5 continents and created custom marketing and digital solutions for clients like Mercedes-Benz and Rolex.
From 2004-2006, Angie worked as licensing attorney at Jones Apparel Group, and prior to that, she was an attorney at Paul Weiss. Under President Clinton's administration, Angie was a law clerk in the Office of the Chief of Staff at the White House in 1999.
Angie is also an Adjunct Professor at Fordham Law School and teaches licensing at the Fashion Law Institute – the world's first academic institution to offer a degree in fashion law. She holds a J.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Law School, a B.A. in Political Science and History from U.C. Berkeley, and has studied at Oxford University.
About Golf Digest, Condé Nast
When it comes to golf, Golf Digest is the authority on how to play, what to play and where to play. Golf Digest's aim is to enhance the enjoyment of all facets of the game -- making its readers better players, smarter consumers and more discerning travelers, while also offering the kind of informative and provocative stories that fuel the unending conversation that is golf. Golf Digest's mantra is THINK YOUNG/PLAY HARD, a philosophy that defines both our reader and editorial alike, and is what differentiates Golf Digest from the competition. It's not just about swing speed -- it's a way of life.
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Condé Nast is a premier media company renowned for producing the highest quality content for the world's most influential audiences. Attracting 131 million consumers across its industry-leading print, digital and video brands, the company’s portfolio includes some of the most iconic titles in media: Vogue, Vanity Fair, Glamour, Brides, Self, GQ, The New Yorker, Condé Nast Traveler, Allure, Architectural Digest, Bon Appétit, Epicurious, Wired, W, Golf Digest, Golf World, Teen Vogue, Ars Technica and Pitchfork. The company’s newest division, Condé Nast Entertainment, was launched in 2011 to develop film, television and premium digital video programming.
Over the past twenty years, Condé Nast has reached record profits, tripling its topline growth and exponentially expanding its content distribution. During the same period, the company earned more editorial, design, digital, advertising, video and business awards than any competitor in the industry. In 2015, the corporation was recognized as one of the fastest-growing companies in the digital video business and was one of LinkedIn's Top 25 Most In-Demand Employers. The company has recently relocated to its new global headquarters at 1 World Trade Center, where it plays a leading role in the resurgence of Lower Manhattan. For more information, please follow @CondeNast on Twitter and Instragram.Sign up for DIS2020