First Look Media
Session: Ask Me Anything: Lunch with an Executive
Nick Borenstein is Director of Development for First Look Media, the new media studio behind critically acclaimed films Spotlight and CitizenFour from Pierre Omidyar, the co-founder of eBay. In this role, Nick is responsible for the creation, development and production of premium scripted, non-fiction and digital series under the companies newly formed First Look Productions banner.
Prior to First Look, Nick was Vice President of Development for Hudsun Media where he developed, sold and produced numerous non-fiction and digital series including House Of DVF (E!), Fashionably Late with Rachel Zoe (Lifetime) and Bad Blood (Investigation Discovery). Nick also served as a Programming Research Analyst for Pivot and held positions in Development, Programming and Casting at ABC Family, Comedy Central, NBC, ABC and HBO.
A graduate of NYU's Gallatin School of Individualized Study, Nick currently sits on the advisory committee for One Day Immersion and is a board member of the Hollywood Radio and Television Society, the Advertising Research Foundation’s Young Pros and is a member of the New York Television Festival’s Next Generation Committee.