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  • Spencer Grimes

    Part-time Assistant Professor

    Email
    grimess@newschool.edu

    Office Location
    A - Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall - 66 West 12th Street

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    Spencer Grimes

    Profile

    Spencer Grimes is a veteran media industry participant, executive, analyst and investor. He currently manages a technology, media and telecom (TMT)-focused equity investment fund in Connecticut via registered investment advisor Twinleaf Management LLC. He currently serves on the board of directors of two publicly-traded companies, wine company Truett-Hurst (THST) and social media platform The Meet Group (MEET).  Earlier in his career, he worked at Viacom in advertising and affiliate sales, sold television programming in Asia, was an equity research analyst following the cable television industry at Citigroup and was a private equity investor. Mr. Grimes holds a BA from the University of Virginia and an MBA from Emory University in Atlanta.  He brings a passion for the media and technology business that he believes is evident to his students.

     

     


    Degrees Held

    BA, University of Virginia

    MBA, The Gouizeta School of Business at Emory University


    Current Courses

    Finance for Media Managers

    Finance for Media Managers (Spring 2019)

    Media Economics

    Media Economics (Spring 2019)

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