Rachel Reed leads development and strategy for Meredith Corporation’s Innovation Group, ensuring its portfolio of 42 iconic brands — from People to Real Simple to Food & Wine — is first-to-market with new consumer-facing experiences across emerging technology platforms. Rachel’s expertise sits at the intersection of technology and media, and helping brands tell their stories and reach key audiences across new engagement points. Her current focus is in the audio and voice space, and she has overseen the launch of dozens of new product offerings, from Podcasts and Daily Briefings to Alexa Skills and Google Actions. Rachel lives in Manhattan and has a BA from The Johns Hopkins University.