Public Engagement

  • Faculty


    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)