2018 Speakers


Bernarda Duarte

Director, Content Acquistion, Roku

Colin Dixon

Founder and Chief Analyst, nScreenMedia

Domenic DiMeglio

SVP of Distribution and Operations, CBS Digital Media CBS Interactive

Dwayne Benefield

Vice President, Head of Playstation Vue, Playstation Vue

Jonathan Barzilay

Chief Operating Officer , PBS

Kristen Finney

EVP, EMEA 20th Century Fox Television Distribution

Paul Kontonis

Chief Marketing Officer, WHOSAY

Sarah Stringer

SVP, Head of Innovation, Carat US

Seth Geiger

President, SmithGeiger LLC

Tom Christie

Chief Operating Officer, Showtime Networks Inc

Zihla Salinas

CEO, Trailer Park Inc.


Peter Gallagher

Chief Operating Officer, Verizon Digital Media

Eric Korsh

President, Mashable Studios, Mashable

Bob Gruters

Group Director, Global Marketing Solutions - US, Facebook


Todd Spangler

New York Digital Editor, Variety

Rebecca Glashow

Head of Worldwide Distribution, AwesomenessTV

Peter Phillips

Former EVP/GM Interactive & Distribution, Marvel Entertainment

Paul Potenzone

SVP/Content Director at Digitas Studios, DigitasLBi

Floris Bauer

President and Co-Founder, Gunpowder & Sky


Aaron Luber

Head of Partnerships, Google VR Team

Adrian Sexton

CEO, TiTAN Platform

Al Lieberman

Executive Director Entertainment, Media & Technology program, Stern School of Business, NYU

Alex Weprin

Media Reporter and Editor, POLITICO's Morning Media newsletter

Ali Moiz

CEO & Co-Founder, Streamlabs

Andrew Cleland

Managing Director, Comcast Ventures

Andrew Saunders

Head of Global Brand Strategy, Tastemade

Anton Zietsman

Director, 3311 Ventures

Aron Levitz

Head of Wattpad Studios, Wattpad

Christine Murphy

SVP Branded Entertainment, Astronauts Wanted

Christy Tanner

SVP & General Manager, CBS News Digital

Courtney McKlveen

Head of US Field Sales, Oath

David Beck

Chief Strategy and Ventures Officer, TBS & TNT

David Sands

Partner and Co-Leader, Entertainment and Digital Media Team, Sheppard Mullin

Drew Silverstein

CEO & Founder, Amper Music

JC Cangilla

Chief Operating Officer, New Form

Jill Braff

former GM, Ellen Digital Ventures

Jill Sherman

SVP, Social Strategy, DigitasLBi's

John Thompson

President, FLX Systems

Karen Allen

President, Karen Allen Consulting

Kenny Gersh

EVP Business, MLB Advanced Media

Lauren Berkowitz

Chief Business Officer, Elemental Cognition

M. Scott Havens

Global Head of Digital, Bloomberg Media

Marc Hustvedt

CEO, Above Average

Matthew Collado

Co-Founder and Chief Content Officer, Littlstar

Matthew Henick

Head of Development, BuzzFeed Motion Pictures

Maureen Polo

General Manager, Fullscreen

Mia Goldwyn

Chief Content Officer, StyleHaul

Michael Gold

Co-founder and CEO, Holojam Inc

Michael Weaver

SVP of Business Development & Growth, Al Jazeera Digital

Michelle Carney

VP, Branded Entertainment & Film, Ketchum

Mike Vorhaus

President, Magid Advisors

Ned Sherman

Counsel/Director, Manatt Digital
Founder, Digital Media Wire

Paul Kontonis

Chief Marketing Officer, WHOSAY

Phil Ranta

COO, Studio71

Philip Alberstat

Chief Operating Officer, Contend

Rebecca Duke

Senior Brand Manager, MALTESERS®, Mars Chocolate North America

Rick Howe

The iTV Doctor,Interactive TV Today

Rob Ruffler

Senior Director, Virtual Reality, Viacom NEXT

Ryan Troy

Product Manager, TV, Twitter

Sahil Patel

Senior Reporter, DigiDay

Scott Hancock

VP of Marketing, Plex

Shannon Priutt

President, The Story Lab, US

Sharmi Gandhi

EVP, Strategy and Development, Mic

Susanne Mei

General Manager, PeopleTV

Terrance Gray

Founder and Executive Director, New York Television Festival

Todd Klein

Partner, Revolution

Tom Shelburne

Director of Operations - Northern Region, Vizrt

Tom Vance

Co-Head of Studio, Content, Jaunt Studios

Will Lee

Group Digital Director, Sports and Entertainment, Time Inc.

Yiannis Pagkalos

Business Development Principal, Product Partnerships, Google

Past Speakers Included

Zach Blume

Managing Partner, Portal A

Vin Farrell

Global Chief Content Officer, Havas Worldwide

Tony Emerson

Managing Director, Worldwide Media & Cable, Microsoft

Tom Lofthouse

SVP, Head of Creative, Discovery Digital Networks

Tim Connolly

Senior Vice President, Head of Distribution - Hulu

Thom Gruhler

Corporate Vice President, Apps and Services, Microsoft

Thao Hoang

SVP, Business Development, DEFY Media

Thanda Belker

Executive Vice President Pay Television, U.S. Distribution - Sony Pictures Television

Terence Gray

Founder & Executive Director - New York Television Festival (NYTVF)

Ted Schilowitz

VR Creator & Futurist/CinemaVangelist - 20th Century Fox/Barco

Suzanne Spence

Head of Global Brand Solutions, Wattpad

Stephanie Mehta

Deputy Editor, Vanity Fair

Scott R. Singer

Managing Director, Media, DDG

Scott Olechowski

Chief Product Officer & Co-founder, Plex

Sam Toles

Head of Global Content Acquisitions and Distribution, Vimeo

Ryan P. Hall

Head of Development, Rooster Teeth

Roger Keating

Senior Vice President, Digital Media, Hearst Television

Robert Bardunias

Co-Founder & CRO, IRIS.TV

Rob Barnett

Co-Founder & CEO - Onmivision Entertainment

Richard Bloom

VP of VOD & Partnerships - Vimeo

Rich Flier

Managing Director, Business Development, Digital Domain

Phillip Morelock

Chief Digital Officer & Chief Revenue Officer, Playboy Enterprises

Pete Pachal

Tech Editor, Mashable

Patricia Hadden

SVP of Digital Enterprises - NBCUniversal

Pamela Nguyen

Ad Operations Manager, DramaFever

Nathan Guetta

VP, Product and Technology, Condé Nast Entertainment

Natalie Zfat

Co-Founder, The Social Co.

Misha Koroteev

Creative Director & Co-Owner, VGNC-

Michael Wayne

Co-Founder & CEO, Kin Community

Michael Davies

CEO & President, Embassy Row - Sony Pictures Television

Martha Nelson

Global Editor-in-Chief, Yahoo

Mario & Fafa

Glove and Boots

Mara Einstein

author of Blacks Ops Advertising: Native Ads, Content Marketing, and the Covert World of the Digital Sell?

Leigh Davenport

VP of Programming - Women & Lifestyle, HB Studios - Interactive One

Keith Hindle

CEO, Digital & Branded Entertainment, FremantleMedia

Justin Tobin

Founder & President, DDG

Joy Marcus

EVP & General Manager, Digital Video, Condé Nast Entertainment

Jonathan Bokor

SVP, Director of Advanced Media, Mediavest

John Collins

Managing Director, Broadcast & iTV, MediaStorm

Joan Gillman

Former EVP & COO, Time Warner Cable Media

Joan E. Solsman

Senior writer, CNET

Jesse Redniss

Co-Founder, BRaVe Ventures

Jeremy Simon

Director, Influencer & Partnership Marketing, KBS' Attention

Jeremiah Rosen

Partner & Managing Director, Reason2Be

Jeff Marsilio

VP, Global Media Distribution, NBA

Jason Williams

Director of Product and Growth, Plex

Jarrod Moses

CEO & Founder - United Entertainment Group

Jared Pearlman

Vice President, Branded Content, United Entertainment Group

James Shears

General Manager, Advanced TV, The Trade Desk

James DeJulio

Co-founder, President & Chief Creative Officer, Tongal

Isaac Showman

Founder and Managing Director - Reuters TV

G.O. Burton

SVP, Distribution and Partnerships, OWNZONES Media Network

Eric Berger

EVP, Digital Networks, Sony Pictures Television; General Manager, Crackle

Doug Ray

CEO, Carat USA

Don Wilcox

VP, Digital Marketing and Services - PBS

Domenico DiMeligo

VP of Distribution & Operations - CBS Interactive

David Griffith

VP, Digital Marketing Partnerships, Food Network

David Gaines

Chief Planning Officer, Maxus Americas

David Dowd

VP Customer Growth, Media Business

David Danowski

VP, Pricing, Planning & Inventory Management, Fox Networks Group

Dan Bruinsma

SVP, DIrector, Starcom

Christian Petersen

Director of Product, Personalization and Personal Media, Comcast Silicon Valley Innovation Center

Chris Pizzurro

Head of Sales & Marketing, Canoe Ventures

Cat Lincoln

Founder & CEO, Clever Girls

Brian Seth Hurst

Co-Founder & Chief Storyteller, StoryTech

Brian Adams

Founder & CEO, MightyTV

Bill Carter

Contributor - CNN (Former Media Journalist at The New York Times)

Ben Priddy

Creative Director, Tech, Tool of North America

Ashley Kaplan

Head of Content, Fullscreen

Ashley J. Swartz

Founder & CEO, Furious-Minds

Anjali Sud

General Manager, Creator Platform, Vimeo

Angela Northington

General Manager, Urban Movie Channel

Andrea Clarke-Hall

Director of Business Development, Tubi TV​

Alison Hoffman

Chief Marketing Officer, Starz

Alexander Rea

Head of Creative Technology, Framestore

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