As a Senior Entertainment and Media Executive, I am a tenacious business leader who leverages a winning combination of financial and operational expertise, creativity, and curiosity to thrive in disruptive environments and deliver strong contributions to revenue, profitability and global market penetration. I have pioneered innovative media delivery concepts and produced events across cinema, online, social, broadcast and emerging media.
Known as a trusted advisor and relationships builder, I have always been committed to developing and leading world-class teams, mentoring talent, and building cultures of high engagement and collaboration.
Representative accomplishments include:
Executed worldwide distribution and multi-platform coverage of Michael Jackson Memorial broadcast—the most watched live TV broadcast in history. Directed worldwide distribution and transmission of Live8, delivered Operation MySpace from Kuwait and We Are The World 25 in 3D for Haiti relief as well as global music festivals and top-rated programs for AXS TV.
Executed multi-platform digital campaigns that led to $2.1B in tour box office revenue as President of AEG Network Live and as CEO of Spring Programming Partners, delivered three of the top five Showtime PPV events.
Led negotiations for new contracts with the Walt Disney Company, the Metropolitan Opera, Turner Classic Movies, and forged brand partnerships with Ford, Nokia, BestBuy, Conde Nast, Volvo and Apple.
Produced Beyoncé, Bon Jovi, Garth Brooks, Celine Dion, Katy Perry, and Prince for global cinema plus streaming and other digital platforms.