Gabriel Sands is a Senior Partnerships Manager at reddit, where he focuses on news and journalism partners. Previously, he was a Marketing Director at Refinery29, where he oversaw growth partnerships, syndication, and special projects anchored in content and brand marketing. He began his career working on various media projects for film director and Vanity Fair editor, Matt Tyrnauer, including the distribution and marketing for Tyrnauer's 2009 feature, Valentino The Last Emperor, which was shortlisted for an Oscar. He has a BA in gender theory from NYU's Gallatin School of Individualized Study. His favorite subreddit is r/succulents.