Let’s DEW Lunch – The Business of Streaming
The business of news streaming, featuring Blake Sabatinelli, CEO of Newsy. Hosted by Colin Dixon, Founder and Chief Analyst of nScreenMedia.
Founder and Chief Analyst @nScreenMedia
Mr. Dixon created nScreenMedia as a resource to the Digital Media Industry as it transitions to the new infrastructure for multi-screen delivery. He brings a wealth of knowledge on the Digital TV, Over-the-Top and IPTV spaces from his 17 years working in those industries. Previous to creating nScreenMedia, he was an analyst and partner with The Diffusion Group. Before that he held senior executive positions at Microsoft/WebTV, Liberate and Oracle delivering products and services to the Cable, Satellite and IPTV industries. Mr. Dixon is the author of many reports and opinion pieces including View My Video: Consumer Digital Media Consumption. He holds a Masters Degrees in Electrical Engineering and has post-graduate business education experience from Stanford Mr. Dixon is a frequent speaker and moderator at events such as NAB, CES, IBC, and TV Connect. He is frequently quoted in the media.
Blake Sabatinelli is CEO of Newsy, the next-generation national news network. Prior to joining Newsy, Blake oversaw video strategy at Newsy’s parent company, The E.W. Scripps Company. Blake has a long history in both news and digital strategy. A native Texan, he started his career as a digital producer at ABC Action News in Tampa, and was later promoted to executive producer, managing a team of producers and overseeing editorial operations. Blake later led the digital strategy and operations at WJLA and News Channel 8 in Washington, D.C.