Session: Over the Top
Stone Roberts serves as the Senior Vice President of Global Video Strategy at Refinery29, the number-one destination for stylish, intelligent women who crave thought-provoking conversation around limitless ideas.
Previously, he successfully launched ULIVE, a premium lifestyle video portal and distribution network developed by Scripps Networks Interactive. As executive producer, Stone oversaw the execution of ULIVE's diverse slate of video content, spanning home, food, travel, parenting and wellness which garnered over 1 billion streams in under a year.
Prior to this role, Stone was executive producer of production and development for Travel Channel, working on shows such as The Layover with Anthony Bourdain, Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations. His work on the seventh season of No Reservations earned him and team four Emmy nominations and one win, and another four nominations for the eighth and final season of the series.
Stone has more than a decade of experience in media having created and produced hundreds of hours of award winning broadcast, digital, documentary, and branded entertainment content for Travel Channel, MTV, NBC, ESPN, Discovery, Food Network and Cooking Channel. He began his career at McCann Erickson where he produced for brands including Microsoft, Applied Materials, Supercuts and Nestle. Following his agency stint, Stone moved into documentary, live music and reality television production where he has remained on both the network and production side of the industry.
Stone currently resides in Brooklyn, N.Y. with his wife, Kristin and his son, Stonie.