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Chris Pfaff moderates the  ‘Built to Scale: Growing Your OTT Service with Your Audience’ panel at Streaming Media Connect 2021 – Wednesday, August 25, 2021

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Chris Pfaff moderated the ‘Built to Scale: Growing Your OTT Service with Your Audience’ panel at Streaming Media Connect 2021 on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, featuring Rick Allen, CEO of ViewLiftEmily Powers, head of BritBox LLC North America; Dave Lankford, VP of Product, The Walt Disney Company Streaming (HuluESPN+, Disney+, and Star+), and Nicole Fencel, senior manager, the Roku Inc. Channel.

The panel discussed the record OTT usage in the summer of 2021, and how the OTT viewing trend that accelerated during the first year of the pandemic has continued unabated. In this session, we will discuss how operators and content providers deal with subscriber growth and unpredictable viewing spikes.

‘Built to Scale: Growing Your OTT Service With Your Audience’ can be viewed in its entirety at:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sNMegTfXWFg&list=PLcSb1s2U3uyBx4h76YL2Dzt56k-c60ygq&index=7

Chris Pfaff (upper left), Emily Powers (upper middle), Nicole Fencel, (upper right), Dave Lankford (lower left), and Rick Allen (lower right)

Chris Pfaff moderates Streaming Media East Connect session ‘How to Succeed With a Direct-to-Consumer (D2C) Service’ – May 19, 2021

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Chris Pfaff moderated the Streaming Media East session ‘How to Succeed With a Direct-to-Consumer (D2C) Service’ on Wednesday, May 19, 2021, featuring some of the leading players in the D2C space, including:

  • Ian Greenblatt, Managing Director, JD Power 
  • Karl Meyer, Head of Media and Entertainment, Samsung Ads 
  • Jon Goodstadt, Director, Ad Sales, Media & Entertainment, Roku 
  • Louise La Grange, Launch Director and General Manager, BBC Select

You can watch the full panel at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7o40IY7dsQA&list=PLcSb1s2U3uyBDk4jY5_c5gdZ_zinvjVqR&index=23

Karl Meyer (upper left), Chris Pfaff (upper middle), Jon Goodstadt (upper right), Ian Greenblatt (middle left), Eric Schumacher-Rasmussen (middle middle)