Bozena I. Mierzejewska
Bozena I. Mierzejewska
Assistant Professor of Communication and Media Management at Gabelli School of Business

Dr. Mierzejewska holds an M.A. in Economics from Warsaw School of Economics from Warsaw School of Economics in Poland, and earned her Ph.D. in management at the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland. Her research and teaching focuses on media management and digitisation and its impact on media organizations and media workers.

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Diane Christman
Diane Christman
Senior Vice President and Chief Program Officer, The Cable Center

As Chief Program Officer and SVP of Development at The Cable Center, Diane Christman is responsible for creating, cultivating, and maintaining strategic relationships and partnerships between The Center and its financial supporters and key donors.

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Emory Walton
Emory Walton
Vice President, Distribution, A&E Networks

Emory Walton is Vice President, Distribution at A+E Networks. Walton has been with A+E for over 15 years, starting his career as an Assistant in Affiliate Sales and then advancing to Account Representative followed by Account Manager and Account Director. In these roles, he managed sales and marketing, demographic research, and contributed to the launch strategy for History en Español securing the network's first carriage deal.

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Jim Molloy
Jim Molloy
Sr. Director of Recruiting, Spectrum Reach

Jim Molloy joined Charter in August of 2011 and is currently responsible for leading the Recruitment efforts for our Advertising Sales Division, Spectrum Reach. Jim delivers all facets of recruiting as he works in a dynamic environment.

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Joanne Dant
Owner/President, OSJD

With over twenty five years of experience helping companies receive the attention they deserve, Joanne Dant brings an extensive background in all aspects of audience engagement to The Primavera Group. Her experience includes work with national and international media content, distribution and technology clients, as well as a number of non-profits.

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kathleen finch
Kathleen Finch
Chief Lifestyle Brands Officer, Discovery

Kathleen Finch is Chief Lifestyle Brands Officer at Discovery, where she oversees the management oversight of HGTV, Food Network, TLC, ID, Travel Channel, DIY Network, Cooking Channel, Discovery Life, American Heroes Channel, Destination America, Great American Country and Lifestyle Digital Studios in the U.S.

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Lucy Holsonbake
Lucy Holsonbake

Lucy Holsonbake is a pioneer in the field of education with over thirty years of varied experience. Whether building an award-winning theatre arts program in an inner city school labeled “at risk,” piloting the Dallas Public Schools’ first Talented and Gifted Program, or heading outstanding theatre and speech/debate departments in highly competitive college preparatory private academies, Lucy has a proven track record!

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