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When the pandemic hit, Shutterstock saw demand for content skyrocket.
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Editor’s note: This piece is part of our Columnist Network series, which explores the tactical thoughts and actions from Adweek’s community of high-level experts. Today, Shutterstock’s Stan Pavlovsky reflects on his first few months of being CEO when the need for content accelerated. Below, in his own words, he discusses sifting through an immense quantity of content.

Stan Pavlovsky

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Stan Pavlovsky is CEO of Shutterstock.