Andy Karofsky is a Managing Partner at SKMG. SKMG provides management and advisory services to distribution platforms, programming providers and media technology companies such as Tribune Media, Crown Media, Gogo, Redbox, Hulu, Sonifi, Google, NBCU, CenturyLink, Worldplay and EchoStar. Karofsky partners with SKMG clients on a range of assignments including content evaluation and negotiation, business design and development and digital strategy initiatives including TV Everywhere and emerging platforms.
Prior to SKMG, Karofsky was Vice President of Programming at DISH where he was responsible for strategic video business functions such as content acquisition, product management, and new platform development including VOD, IPVOD and TV Everywhere. Earlier in his career he held multiple international and domestic positions with Hallmark Channel and worked at Starz Media.
Karofsky is involved with various charitable organizations including Hero14, Miracles on Ice and ACT. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business from Babson College in Wellesley, MA and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Denver.