The Skinny on Bundles: Opportunities in Virtual MVPDs

Jeremy Teres


Jeremy Teres is a digital media executive with over 15 years experience leading strategic partnership development for major media companies including PBS, USA TODAY, and AOL. Jeremy is currently head of business development for PBS Digital where he is responsible for distribution and licensing of PBS content across new platforms, including cable video on demand, over the top (OTT) providers, smart TV and social media. Previously, Jeremy led business development at USA TODAY with responsibility for strategic partnerships that enhanced audience/revenue growth and product development. At AOL, Jeremy managed partnerships across the AOL media group, including TechCrunch, Engadget and the creation of a video syndication network that grew to a top 5 Comscore property. Jeremy began his career as an entrepreneur and remains involved in the start up community as an advisor.  Jeremy has a BA from Tufts University and MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business.

Andrew Maccartney

Georgia Public Broadcasting

Andrew MacCartney is the Vice President of Education and Digital Media at Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB). He has served the state for over 16 years during his tenure at GPB. He serves on the Board of Governors of the George L. Smith II World Congress Center Authority. He also serves on committees for Centennial Olympic Park, Georgia World Congress Center Finance, and Food & Beverage Review. Andrew is an alumnus of Leadership Georgia, program chair for the 2016 class, and is a current Board Trustee. Andrew is an active volunteer in his community. He is an alumnus of Georgia Southern University's College of Business.

Tim Olson


Tim oversees the digital media group for KQED. The digital media group includes all Web, mobile and interactive applications. He is responsible for all company Web properties including, one of the most trafficked public media station sites in the nation. Tim works closely with Matter, a Silicon Valley accelerator co-founded by KQED and the John S. and James L Knight Foundation. Tim is former Chair of the Board of the Integrated Media Association, an industry group whose mission is to harness the power of the Internet and other new media platforms for the benefit of public broadcasters. Tim also consults to a number of projects and organizations in and outside public broadcasting including the CPB, PBS and NPR. Tim has been a pioneer in public media’s uses of various Internet technologies including locative media, publishing with blog tools, audio and video podcasting and online original content. Prior to joining KQED, Tim was Interactive Director at KCTS Seattle. Prior to that, he oversaw all online operations at WTTW Chicago.

Renard Jenkins


bio to come


Sling, YouTube TV, Hulu, and DirectTV NOW are just three of the Virtual MVPDs that are populating the alternative cable TV subscription landscape. They aggregate live and on-demand television but deliver them via... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Jeremy Teres (Organisation: PBS, Job Title: -, Speaker Consent and Release: -)
  2. Andrew Maccartney (Organisation: Georgia Public Broadcasting, Job Title: Vice President of Education and Digital Media, Speaker Consent and Release: -)
  3. Tim Olson (Organisation: KQED, Job Title: Chief Digital Officer, Speaker Consent and Release: -)
  4. Renard Jenkins (Organisation: PBS, Job Title: Vice President, Operations, Speaker Consent and Release: -)

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Possible Topics: Content & Programming , Possible Topics: New Business Models , Possible Topics: Products & Technology , Possible Topics: Trends & Future Tech


T1900-SCB » The Skinny on Bundles: Opportunities in Virtual MVPDs (A Night Owl Session) (19:00 - Thursday, 5th April, St. Croix B)

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