and the Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association hosted a fireside chat at the 2022 ICR Conference with the President & CEO of PLBY Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: PLBY) to discuss the role of NFT’s in the company’s digital business, new creator-led digital platform Centerfold, and Playboy’s digital flywheel strategy. The event featured Playboy President & CEO Ben Kohn joined by IPO Edge Editor-at-Large Jarrett Banks in a moderated video session lasting approximately 10 minutes.
About PLBY Group, Inc.
PLBY Group, Inc. (“PLBY Group” or the “Company”) connects consumers around the world with products, services, and experiences to help them look good, feel good, and have fun. PLBY Group serves consumers in four major categories: Sexual Wellness, Style & Apparel, Gaming & Lifestyle, and Beauty & Grooming. PLBY Group’s flagship consumer brand, Playboy, is one of the most recognizable, iconic brands in the world, driving billions of dollars in global consumer spend annually across approximately 180 countries. Learn more at http://www.plbygroup.com.
Mr. Kohn discussed:
NFT’s in the digital business
The company’s creator-led Centerfold digital platform
Factoring Playboy’s digital strategy into the flywheel
About the Speaker:
Ben Kohn is President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at PLBY Group, Inc. and Managing Partner at Rizvi Traverse Management LLC. In his past career Mr. Kohn held the position of Vice President for Angelo, Gordon & Co. LP, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Playboy Enterprises, Inc. and Principal at Cowen & Co. LLC. Ben Kohn received an undergraduate degree from Tulane University (Louisiana) and an MBA from The Trustees of Columbia University in The City of New York.
Alan Hatfield, Director of Research