FUTURE NOW Media PodcastJun 24, 2021
Art of the Deal 2019
On the show today, we’ll cover the streaming wars and the art of deal-making in today’s changing world of distribution. Moderator, Nick Febrizio, who is a long-time distribution executive, now with FloatLeft Interactive, is joined by Roy Cho, who is the Senior Vice President of Distribution at AMC Networks; Lauren Morrissey, Senior Vice President of Platform Distribution at the Walt Disney Company; and Brendan Thomas, Vice President of Distribution at Pluto TV. They’ll discuss how technology and innovation have driven new distribution opportunities and business models, and how complex and intricate the deals are becoming.
Phyllis Ehrlich Leadership Talk
Today’s episode features a conversation with Phyllis Ehrlich, the Group Vice President of Spectrum Reach Preferred, the $1.7 billion media sales division of Charter Communications. Phyllis shares about the twists and turns of her career journey and how she has faced and successfully navigated major changes and disruptions in the industry. She talks about the value of variety and diversifying skill sets and interests, how to network and cultivate productive relationships, and what new opportunities are emerging in the media industry.
Chris Rose Leadership Talk
Today’s episode features a conversation with Chris Rose from a FUTURE NOW Leadership Talk and Networking event in 2019. Chris is the Vice President of Scheduling & Acquisitions at the History channel. Together we discuss programming, development and scheduling, as well as how to look for a job and the value of informal and formal mentorship.
Tools of the Trade (2018)
Leadership Talk - Jennifer Mirgorod, EVP, Content Distribution & Strategic Partnerships, Turner Networks (2018)
RELAY - Craig Tello (WWE) & Marie Svet (AccuWeather) - Special Edition (2018)
Leadership Talk - Special Edition - Atlanta, GA (2018)
C-Suite Fireside Chat (2018)
The Secret Behind the Success of "The New Edition Story"
Leadership Talk - Marie Svet, Global Chief Revenue Officer, AccuWeather (2018)
Inspiring a FUTURE NOW - Carla Moore, VP Sales Strategy & Education, HBO (2018)
C-Suite Fireside Chat (2017)
Art of Storytelling (2018)
The State of the Industry - Jack Meyers, Media Ecologist, Chairman and Founder, MediaVillage (2017)
Let's Talk Distribution (2018)
The Art of Digital Story Telling (2017)
Tools of the Trade (2017)
Up Close and Personal - Joan Gillman, former Chief Operating Officer & EVP, Time Warner Cable
The State of the Industry - John McMenamin, Chief Operating Officer MediaVillage (2018)
What I Learned in My First Five Years (2018)
Making the Most of Your FUTURE NOW
What should you want out of the Future Now Media Conference? What do you have to do to get it? Today’s episode features a conversation between Peggy Kim, Founder, FUTURE NOW Media Foundation, and two FUTURE NOW alumni (2018), Shawn McDuffee and Jason Rugg. Both Shawn and Jason work at Phil Vischer Enterprises, a faith-based children’s animation studio in Chicago. Together, they discuss what the conference is like, what you can expect, and share tips on how to get the most out of your conference experience.