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Summer Anne Burton

Head of BuzzFeed Originals
Summer Anne Burton is Head of BuzzFeed Originals, overseeing all of BuzzFeed’s core editorial teams (lists! quizzes! pop culture! animals!). She has recently moved home after five years in New York to found BuzzFeed Austin, our first Texas office. Summer joined BuzzFeed in 2012 as Weekend Editor, later becoming Managing Editorial Director and then Executive Creative Producer. For the last six years she has driven projects ranging from our push towards personality quizzes to helping to launch our first Facebook video series to diversifying our branded product offerings across distributed platforms.