With more than 8 years in the social strategy and creative content space, Ben Ellenbecker leads XPRIZE in creating innovative digital campaigns, directing social media strategy and managing a voracious community of global XPRIZE enthusiasts.
Prior to joining XPRIZE, Ben was a consultant to Silicon Beach’s leading digital agencies, progressive brands and startups seeking an innovative approach to social media. His work has generated billions of impressions and millions of social shares. Additionally, he runs a creative content studio specializing in shareable social video content, where he sits as Founder and Creative Director.
Ben holds a BA in Strategic Communication & Advertising from the University of Minnesota. He can typically be found playing his guitars, fiddling with cameras or riding atop a surf or skateboard. On rare occasion, all at the same time.