Mar 23, 2012
Fab Friday with 5th Avenue Digital
Since 2008, Elizabeth Beskin has been President and CEO of 5th Avenue Digital. 5th Avenue Digital addresses the needs of today’s crowded photography market by offering exceptional photography talent at hourly rates, and then handing over the rights to the images on color-corrected disks. This innovative business model is built upon understanding the consumer’s need for artistry, along with the professionalism and technology required to support it. Seeing trends in the market place and acting upon them has been a hallmark of Elizabeth’s career. Prior to launching 5th Avenue Digital, she spent the 21 years helping to build Sarah Merians Photography into the premier brand in social photography. Elizabeth is a proud and active member of the Women Presidents Organization and just won Enterprising Woman of the year for 2012. She currently is a chair for the Annual Diabetes Research Institute Dream Gala, and serves on the board of The Pediatric Cancer Foundation. She lives in New York City with her husband and two teenage children.