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Candi Castleberry

Candi Castleberry-Singleton
Executive MBA ‘06

Twitter, Vice President of Diversity Partnership Strategy and Engagement

As vice president of diversity partnership strategy and engagement at Twitter, Candi Castleberry-Singleton is focused on building trust, advancing inclusivity in our industry and diverse communities through partnerships with NGOs, academia, and corporations, resulting in Twitter being recognized as a true leader for its commitment and collaboration. A visionary and change-agent, she is the founder of the award-winning Dignity & Respect Campaign, which helps organizations create environments of dignity and respect.

Candi’s business acumen enhances her approach of partnering with senior executives, business process owners, and community leaders to build sustainable practices for the workplace, marketplace, and community. A recognized leader, she has been awarded as one of the 100 Most Influential Women in Corporate America by Savoy Magazine.

Candi recounts the highlight of her Graziadio experience as her international immersion with her cohort in Asia. She gained first-hand insight into the work culture and impact of the healthcare, law, and manufacturing industry. 

Candi has delivered inspiring keynote and lectures around the world, one being in Washington, D.C. sharing the stage with then-Senator Barack Obama and Senator Hillary Clinton. By far, one of her most treasured life experiences was spending a weekend at the home of the late Dr. Maya Angelou, learning about her and the stories of her life.

Robert Kyncl

Robert Kyncl
Part-Time MBA ‘97

Youtube, Chief Business Officer

As chief business officer for video-sharing website Youtube, where 300 hours of video are uploaded every minute, Robert Kyncl oversees business functions, including content, sales, marketing, platforms, access, and strategy. Prior to Youtube, Robert was vice president of content acquisitions at Netflix, where he spearheaded the company’s content acquisition for streaming TV shows and movies over the Internet. Growing up in the Czech Republic, under the constraints of the iron curtain, Robert developed important values, which motivates him to make a positive contribution to the world.

Throughout his career, Robert has leveraged his Graziadio skills, lessons and values, applying them to challenging projects. While at Graziadio, Robert recalls courses requiring team building and team brainstorming, which he learned were essential to a business and understanding new and differing perspectives. Robert has been listed in Variety’s Dealmakers Impact Report as one of their “disruptors,” Vanity Fair’s New Establishment List, Billboard's Power 100 List and AdWeek's 50 List of Media, Marketing and Tech Leaders.

Fresh out of business school and scouting for a job, Robert landed himself a job at a Hollywood talent agency, where he was later introduced to Netflix. Robert is also the author of “Streampunks: Youtube and the Rebels Remaking Media.”


 

The Graziadio Board: Celebrating 25 Years

 

Stevan Calvillo

 

"As we celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Graziadio Board by George Graziadio, we are dedicated to honoring his vision of being proactive in bringing relevant, progressive, and inspirational events as well as talented, dedicated membership to our community...George would be proud!"

— Stevan Calvillo, Chairman of the Graziadio Board

 

Meet Our New Board Members

 

John Cannito

John Cannito

President, Penta Building Group

Alam Derricks

Alma Derricks

Founder and Managing Partner, Rev

Paul Hamilton

Paul Hamilton

Founder and Principal, Province Inc.; President and CEO, The Greenspun Corp; Co-owner and CEO, Atlanta E-sports Ventures

Larry Kosmont

Larry Kosmont

Chairman and CEO, Kosmont Companies

Tom Magnuson

Tom Magnuson

CEO and Co-founder, Magnuson Hotels

Dan Redfern

Dan Redfern 

CFO, Ruiz Foods

Josh Taub

Josh Taub 

COO, Activision

Paul Wagstaff

Paul Wagstaff 

Co-founder, Embassy Park LLC

Carmi Zlotnik

Carmi Zlotnik

Producer, Apple 

 


  

Social Media Reporting

Top Performing Channels

 

LinkedIn

40,198 followers

Facebook

16,692 followers

Instagram

5,102 followers

Twitter

2,834 followers

Annual Growth

+10%

LinkedIn

+7%

Facebook

+38%

Instagram

+6%

Twitter

+4,206%

YouTube

Data from December 2019 - April 2021