David Bouchier becomes the first chief digital entertainment officer of the Liberty Global company. read more
After Facebook convinced publishers to go all-in on exclusive content with Instant Articles, it hopes advertisers will do the same. In a presentation at Cannes Lions this week, Facebook's chief product officer Chris Cox showed ad buyers mock-ups of a new mobile format that takes over a screen after a user clicks on it from the news feed. Show More Summary
As the NFL slackens its once-tight grip on its video content, it is looking to produce some new programming to accompany game highlights and footage. To that end, it has hired Jordan Levin, a former TV exec who recently served as the...Show More Summary
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The NFL has made an interesting hire heading into the 2015 season, tabbing former WB Network CEO Jordan Levin as their chief content officer. Wait, what the hell is a chief content officer? Here’s how the Hollywood Reporter describes Levin’s role. Show More Summary
“Jordan Levin — who as a television programmer championed popular teen shows including ‘Dawson’s Creek’ and ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ and most recently was an executive vice president of Microsoft Corp.’s now-defunct Xbox Entertainment Studios — will become the NFL’s first...
Veteran TV and digital media veteran Jordan Levin has been named the NFL’s first chief content officer, overseeing the league’s programming efforts. Levin will be charged with developing and implementing content for the league’s owned properties, including the NFL Network and NFL Now online platforms, according to the Wall St. Show More Summary
The NFL has hired a longtime television executive to punch up its flagging network. Let’s just hope it’s more “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” than “Dawson’s Creek.” According to the Wall Street Journal, the league has hired industry veteran Jordan Levin as its first chief content officer. He’ll be responsible for developing content for the NFL…
Scott Koondel, the company's chief corporate content licensing officer, talks to THR about the deal he's most proud of, where he sees big opportunities and the trend he wishes would go away. read more
Content marketing is the mercantile version of thought leadership. As such, it is increasingly becoming one of the most powerful ways to drive and support new business development. According to Bruce Rogers, Chief Insight Officer at Forbes and one of the world’s foremost authorities on thought leadership, “Content marketing can be [...]
Netflix acquires Brad Pitt's McChystal satire 'War Machine' Ted Sarandos, chief content officer for Netflix, called the film "a rip-roaring, behind-the-facade tale of modern war decision makers."
Specs Current gig Branded entertainment creative director, AwesomenessTV Previous gig Chief revenue officer, BuzzFeed Age 45 Which qualities does branded content require in order to resonate with millennials? We really work closely with the talent to develop things that are organic to their personalities. Show More Summary
Mashable executive editor and chief content officer Jim Roberts (pictured) connected this past week from Singapore for an interesting Q&A with mUmBRELLA Asia’s Robin Hicks. Mashable plans to open a Singapore office in the third quarter...Show More Summary
Chief Executive Officer Daniel Ek announced the new offerings at an event Wednesday in New York, highlighting content from the online media outlet Vice News, along with Comedy Central.
The websites for People and Entertainment Weekly both enjoyed a record-breaking April. According to a note from Time Inc. chief content officer Norman Pearlstine, People.com had 72.5 million unique views and EW.com had 33.5 million. Those...Show More Summary
This Industry Viewpoint was authored by Keao Caindec, Chief Commercial Officer, 365 Data Centers As the demand for in-home bandwidth increases due to the availability of over the top (OTT) video, rich content, ever increasing file sizes, and the use of video over most social media platforms, cable and Internet providers are gearing up to significantly […]
In Netflix's quest to become a global operation, it has an increasing interest in global rights to shows, chief content officer Ted Sarandos said Wednesday at an investor conference.
Turner Entertainment Chief Content Officer and TBS and TNT President Kevin Reilly revealed today at the Turner upfront presentation in New York that a “revolution” is in store for TBS along with an “evolution” for TNT. “Reilly revealed his initial...
The makeover of TNT and TBS is underway. At his first Turner upfront, Kevin Reilly, president of TBS and TNT and chief content officer for Turner Entertainment, unveiled his plans for the two networks as well as several pickups. They...Show More Summary
There's a revolution coming to TBS and an evolution coming to TNT, announced Kevin Reilly, president of TBS and TNT and chief content officer for Turner Entertainment, during this morning's Turner Upfront 2015