Zach Blume is the Managing Partner of Portal A, an award-winning content studio that develops, produces, and distributes video built for the digital age.
Portal A is independent, with a team of 35 based in its San Francisco and Los Angeles offices. Portal A works closely with top global brands like YouTube, Google, Lenovo, Procter & Gamble, Amazon, NBC Universal, Macy’s Universal Pictures, and develops original entertainment built for digital platforms. Portal A’s work has been seen nearly a billion times, and the company is best known for the annual YouTube Rewind video (which it has produced since 2011) and for its original show, White Collar Brawler, which began as a digital series and ran for multiple seasons on TV with Esquire.
Zach is responsible for overall business strategy, growth, company vision, and client and partner relations. Before Portal A, Zach spent five years directing political, nonprofit and corporate communications campaigns in California and nationally.
Zach grew up in Berkeley, CA, and is a Phi Beta Kappa and Honors alumnus of the University of Oregon and is a Fellow of the Coro Center for Civic Leadership.