Education City Commencement Speech

Posted on May 14, 2012 Under Press 0 Comments

I was invited to give the commencement speech at the Qatar Foundation 2012 Convocation. An incredible honor. Qatar's Education City includes branches of the following universities: Virginia Commonwealth University, Weill Cornell Medical College, Texas A&M University, Carnegie Mellon University, Georgetown…

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IWC Globetrotter

Posted on April 30, 2012 Under Press 1 Comment

Supporting my friends at IWC around the opening of their flagship NYC store, they filmed a series of short videos– small snippets on a fewindividuals who call NYC home. Naturally for my video, I grew out a beard and then went…

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Mr Porter Style Council

Posted on March 6, 2011 Under Press 0 Comments

Honored and excited to be a part of the Mr Porter Style Council. Go Natalie go!

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Papermag Cameo

Posted on May 12, 2010 Under Press 1 Comment

My company Undercurrent had some nice press in Papermag alongside some notable and awesome folks in NYC. Check out the article here.

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Today's New York Post

Posted on May 11, 2009 Under Press 8 Comments

I've just arrived in Jordan safely, and there's a flattering piece in today's New York Post about me! Give it a read and let me know what you think... "Josh Spear is living the slacker dream come true. A 24-year-old…

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14 Days of Chrismukkah: One Year of FADER

Posted on December 9, 2008 Under Press

The Gift: A one year subscription to your favorite magazine about music, style, and general fabulousness as well as the last four limited-edition 7-inch singles. The Rules: Lots of people gathered around a table one day (or so the legend…

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Interview in Soma Magazine

I'll spare you all the details of what a Skype conversation from Tokyo is like, but there's a nice little article about me in this months issue of SOMA Magazine. The article is called "Building Brands One Tweet at a…

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Start Wearing Purple

Posted on October 7, 2008 Under Press 0 Comments

A few months ago a film crew, photographer, assistants of all types and literally dozens of people with color meters, cameras and lights descended on my NYC office and later at my home to shoot a spot and interview for…

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New York Times Magazine: Timeless Object

Nice shout out in Rob Walker's Consumed Column in the Sunday NY Times Magazine, in an article entitled Timeless Object. Thanks Rob! The absurd-sounding Abacus watch with its little rolling ball might make you "miss appointments" but it's likely to…

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Pop!Tech gathering all about change

Posted on October 28, 2007 Under Press 1 Comment

Nice mention in Portland Press Herald: Josh Spear, who writes about trends in technology, fashion and culture on, said he came to Pop!Tech on a friend's recommendation as a way to meet other creative people. Spear said what makes…

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