Our Missionkronos_widget

At Kronos, we build secure, bespoke, useful digital libraries that lets you tell your story, and shape and protect your legacy.

A good story requires valuable, relevant, curated content that’s accessible, searchable, and retrievable quickly.

We collect and organize this critical content and work closely with our clients to articulate and share their story with whomever they choose, in any way they choose.

Is an archive for you?

For those who have a story to tell and a reason to tell it.

  • Accomplished individuals
  • Visionary businesspeople
  • Dedicated philanthropists
  • Iconic families, non-profits & companies
  • Trailblazers
  • Inventors and innovators

Why build an archive?

A comprehensive digital archive has wide-ranging applications.

  • Document and illustrate your story, with all of your data at hand
  • Enhance internal and external communications
  • Uncover lessons learned to inform decision-making
  • Facilitate recruiting and training
  • Sharpen marketing and outreach to customers and business partners
  • Conduct research-intensive projects and fact-checking
  • Prepare for legacy and anniversary projects like a book or documentary
Our Approachkronos_widget

Our rigorous approach starts with extensive research and outreach to your major stakeholders. We then collect, curate, digitize, organize and tag all relevant materials into a secure, scalable, user-friendly digital archive.

i

Evaluate

We typically begin with a scoping process, interviewing key stakeholders to understand your goals, stories, and audiences. We evaluate the volume and format of the materials available to frame your narrative.

ii

Collect

We collect, inventory, and curate critical materials – identifying the content with the greatest value to your story and legacy. We conduct an oral history to close any gaps in the materials and enhance the collection.

iii

Map

We produce a blueprint and sketch out a long-term vision of your archive and narrative. Our goal is to create an online library that is highly scalable, flexible, and customized to fit your requirements and fulfill all of your objectives.

iv

Create

We digitize, organize, and tag the selected materials for entry into a secure, user-friendly, highly searchable custom-built online library.

Our Teamkronos_widget

Our team has developed a new and proprietary approach to protect your legacy. We deploy our methodology for extraordinary clients around the world with a dedicated and talented team.

Bradley Tusk, Founder & President

Bradley is the founder and CEO of Tusk Holdings, the parent company of Kronos, Tusk Strategies, Tusk Ventures, the Ivory Gaming Group and the Tusk Montgomery Family Foundation. Tusk Strategies helps clients facing complex challenges develop and execute full scale campaigns, proactively shaping and effectively telling our clients' story to help them achieve their goals.

Prior to creating Tusk Strategies in 2009, Bradley served as Mike Bloomberg’s campaign manager, guiding Mayor Bloomberg to a third term.

Before that, he created and ran Lehman Brothers’ lottery privatization group. His career in the public sector began at the New York City Parks Department in 1995, acting as spokesman and then senior advisor to Commissioner Henry Stern. Bradley then served as Communications Director for U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer, before becoming Special Advisor to Mayor Bloomberg at City Hall.

From 2003-2006, Bradley was Deputy Governor of Illinois, overseeing the state’s finances, operations, legislation, communications and policy, including a $60 billion budget and a 57,000-person workforce.

Bradley is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Chicago Law School.

Virginie Raphael, Co-founder & CEO

Virginie leads an experienced team in developing comprehensive, sophisticated, custom digital archives for our clients, allowing them to securely store and quickly and efficiently access the critical historical content that shapes their story and legacy. Among other projects, she managed Kronos' first archive engagement, the successful and timely creation of a custom web-based library curated from over 3 million documents, images, videos and audio files.

Prior to Tusk Strategies in 2012, Virginie was a Vice President in Public Finance at Barclays, participating in all aspects of transaction origination including bond structuring, cashflow modeling, credit rating presentation, marketing and investor relations, and deal execution. She played a key role in the pricing of over $9 billion senior managed financings for a variety of municipal issuers.

Virginie graduated from the Fletcher School at Tufts University with a Master’s Degree in International Business and holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the Institute for Political Sciences (Sciences Po) in France.

Rashida Reneau

Rashida brings tremendous project management experience to the Kronos team, where she focuses on the collection, curation and organization of the historical content most critical to the formation and preservation of our clients’ story and legacy.

Rashida joined Kronos after five years as an investment banker at Barclays, where she was a Vice President in Public Finance. In this role, Rashida was an integral member of a deal team responsible for capital project financing, debt refinancing and restructurings for municipal and non-profit issuers. She worked with a diverse client base, including state and city issuers, municipal authorities, tobacco issuers and higher education institutions.

Rashida was involved with all aspects of deal origination including authoring responses to requests for proposals, providing clients with quantitative analysis, and presenting financing recommendations. She participated in the pricing of over $5 billion general obligation and revenue bond transactions.

Rashida graduated from New York University with a Master’s Degree in Public Administration and obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Miami.

Christina Cioffe

Christina focuses on the development of digital archives, assisting with both the design and implementation of online platforms for our clients.

Before joining Tusk, she was Director of Strategic Digital Projects for New York Governor Cuomo, where she led the first major redesign of NY.Gov in 15 years. She also worked as communications manager in Governor Cuomo’s Storm Recovery Office following Superstorm Sandy.

Prior to joining New York State, Christina worked in the Bloomberg administration in the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment, under the City’s first Chief Digital Officer, as Digital Media and NYC.Gov Content Manager, where she consulted city agencies on digital strategy. She started as a New York City Urban Fellow, where she was part of a highly selective fellowship program in Mayoral offices with an intensive seminar series on urban issues.

Christina graduated summa cum laude from Binghamton University with a Bachelor’s degree in Management with concentrations in Management Information Systems and International Business.

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