Ross Brand

Livestreaming Strategist | Author | Speaker
Live Streaming Virtual Events Monetization Hosting Author
About Me

Ross Brand is the author of the seven-time book award winner and #1 international Amazon Best Seller, 100 Livestreaming & Digital Media Predictions.

His second book, 100 Livestreaming & Digital Media Predictions, Volume 2, features 130 top creators and industry insiders sharing all new entries with forecasts, insights and strategies. It’s due for release in April 2022.

As a livestreaming strategist, Ross helps:

1. creators & entrepreneurs monetize their talent and expertise
2. brands sell their products and services
3. livestreamers with hosting, promotion, gear, and show development

Ross grows revenue by connecting brands with customers on social media through compelling content and real-time interactivity. As an on-air personality for industry brands including Streamyard, LiveU, and BeLive, he has a dedicated following among digital influencers.

“There is no greater evangelist for livestreaming than Ross Brand," said Jon Burk of Al Roker Entertainment.

Ross was selected one of “5 Live Video Experts to Follow” by Switcher Studio, the “Number One Twitter Account for Learning Live Stream Marketing” by Amp Live, and a Top 25 Video Marketing Influencer by Onalytica. Klout named Ross the world’s #1 livestreaming expert on social media.

Psychology Today featured Ross’ introvert-friendly approach to social media branding. Nasdaq interviewed him on the future of livestreaming. Forbes shared his insights on podcasting. Ross is a popular guest lecturer on live video and social media topics at New York University.

Ross is the organizer and host of the Monetize Livestreaming Now™ Virtual Summit. It's the first and only livestreaming conference devoted entirely to the topic of monetization.

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VIRTUAL EVENT ORGANIZER
🎟 Monetize Livestreaming Now - Only livestreaming conference focused exclusively on monetization. All 20 speakers were paid. Average attendee watched 4.5 hours of 8-hour virtual live event. Sponsors included Uscreen & StreamYard.
🎟 Livestream Universe 5th Anniversary Party & Show - $13K in giveaways from major industry brands such as StreamYard, Uscreen, TubeBuddy, LiveU, Agorapulse, Libsyn, Focusrite, Poddit, Independent Podcast Conference, Outlaw Masks, Stream Sense Media, DIY Publishing Course, Yay or Nay Nicole

SPONSORED HOST
🎬 StreamYard - 64 episodes of “StreamYard Connect" (2019-2021)
🎬 BeLive - 46 episodes of "Best of BeLive" (2017-2018)
🎬 LiveU - VidSummit coverage and live interviews (2017-2018)

BRAND AMBASSADOR
🎬 Telestream Wirecast & Telestream Screenflow

BEST SELLING AUTHOR
100 Livestreaming & Digital Media Predictions
🎯 #1 Best Seller in 17 Amazon categories
🎯 Winner of 6 book awards

RED CARPET INTERVIEWER

🎟 Red Carpet on-camera host and live interviewer for Emmy Award-winning Never Settle Show, co-produced by Al Roker Entertainment

MEDIA COVERAGE
🎬 NASDAQ TV - Interviewed on future of livestreaming
✍️ Psychology Today - Featured for introvert-friendly approach to social media branding
✍️ Forbes - Shared insights on podcasting

PROFESSIONAL SPEAKER
🎙 Podfest Expo & Vidfest Expo
🎙 People of Video 
🎙 Get Published Summit
🎙 Monetize Livestreaming Now™ Virtual Summit
🎙 Build Your Audience Summit
🎙 Quietly Influential Summit
🎙 Social Media Week Lima
🎙 Summit Live
🎙 Video Marketing Summit for Entrepreneurs
🎙 Independent Podcast Conference & Mid-Atlantic Podcast Conference
🎙 Online World Summit for Livestreamers
🎙 Blog & Video Con
🎙 PodMAX
🎙 Content Creators Summit
🎙 Social Media Day Virtual Summit
🎙 Summit on Content Marketing

GUEST LECTURER
🎓 New York University | NYU
🎓 Baruch College | CUNY

RECOGNITION
🎯 Number 1 Livestreaming Expert on Social Media (Klout)
🎯 Number 1 Streaming Video Expert on Social Media (Klout)
🎯 Number 1 Twitter Account (@iRossBrand) for Learning Live Stream Marketing (Amp Live)
🎯 5 Live Video Experts to Follow (Switcher Studio)
🎯 6 Live-Streaming Rock Stars (PR News)
🎯 Top 25 Video Marketing Influencer (Onalytica)
🎯 Top 50 Marketing Technology Influencer (Onalytica)
🎯 75 Rising Micro-Micro Influencers (Medium)