Alex Krug is a Partner at Gin Lane. Previously Alex was the Head of Business Development at Behance (Adobe), the leading online platform to showcase and discover creative work. As a founding member of Behance, Alex served as Vice President until Adobe acquired Behance in 2012.
Under Alex's leadership, Behance powers the online galleries for the AIGA, Wacom, Pantone, Cooper-Hewitt/Smithsonian Design Museum, Vice, R/GA, Linkedin, Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), and AdWeek – to name a few. In addition - he led business & product development for Adobe Talent – (www.behance.net/adobetalent).
Prior to joining Behance, Alex held business and creative roles at Coach Inc. and 24 Seven Inc. He is an early investor & advisor to Shake (acquired by Legal Shield), Raden, Loveback, Sage, Savvy, VTS & Honest Buildings – among others.
Alex graduated magna cum laude from FIT, SUNY. He is Vice Chair of the board for the Young Friends of Mount Sinai Hospital. He lives with his wife, baby daughter, and shih tzu on New York’s Upper East Side.