Fred Silverman

Founder & CEO

Fred has over 25 years of experience in TV news at CBS and Public Broadcasting, in addition to being an award-winning film maker and documentarian. He developed the first interactive video for the education market during his tenure as NYU’s Director of Educational Technology. Fred started NewsLook to address the limitations of digital news and online video, building a central hub to access diverse, premium content.
Scott Abramowitz


Scott has over 20 years of experience in video and digital technology at Viacom,, IndiePix and The Box Music Network. He is a pioneer in IPTV / digital delivery and video CMS.
Ryan Geftman-Gold


Ryan has over 20 years of experience in media and technology at McGraw-Hill, AOL, HBO, IAC and Load Media Network. He has managed new businesses and initiatives generating more than $190 million and closed over 100 distribution deals.
David Sheehan

Senior VP, Sales

David has over 20 years of experience in media sales, content licensing and syndication at CNN and ABC. He transformed CNN ImageSource and led ABC News Video Source to record revenue, growth and profitability.
Mel Adler

VP, Ad Sales & Sponsorships

Mel has over 25 years of experience in ad sales and marketing at Tribune, Clear Channel, AccuWeather and CBS. He is a pioneer in streaming concerts, broadband CDNs, IPTV, and distributed content, and has developed and implemented more than $80 million in innovative campaigns.
Chris Stankiewicz

VP, Editorial Services

Chris has over 10 years of experience in journalism and technology initially at the US Marine Corps. He is a leader in video metadata taxonomy, and served as USMC combat correspondent in the Middle East and Asia, and television and radio manager for AFN Iwakuni.


Sir Howard Stringer

Former Chairman & CEO of Sony

Tom Glocer

Former CEO, Thomson Reuters

Betsy Morgan

President of The Blaze

Former CEO, The Huffington Post

Andrew Kraft

VP Business Development, AppNexus

Former VP, Internet Advertising Bureau

Rebecca Paoletti

Co-Founder & CEO, Cake-Works

Former Head of Video, North America, Yahoo!

Tim Hanlon

Founder & CEO The Vertere Group

Former EVP, VivaKi Ventures (Publicis)

Andy Parsons

Co-Founder & CTO, Happify

Former CTO, Digital Railroad