Ned Brown is Executive Producer at Florence. In 2014, Ned joined Native Content as Partner and Executive Producer. His eye for talent and relationships in the Advertising and Branding communities helped to grow the business and expand into the expanding areas of media, branding, broadcast, branded content, music videos and social media.
Before joining forces at Native Content, Ned had a career as an Executive Producer at various companies including: Humble, Rock Fight, HKM and The Director’s Bureau.
Ned is the former Board Chair, and current Board Member of ArtworxLA.org, which provides year long arts curriculums to 25 alternative high schools in LA County. He also serves on the Board of AICP West, which is the trade organization for Production Companies in the Advertising Community. Ned is also the Vice Chair of the Board of Governors at the Los Angeles Athletic Club, LA’s oldest club, dating back to 1880.
Ned works as an adoption mentor through Five Acres, bringing his experience, understanding and love of foster/adoption to those going through transition.
Ned is a founding board member of the Commercial Directors Diversity Program which fosters awareness and increases directing opportunities for women and minorities in the commercial production industry through a targeted program of outreach, mentorship and exposure.