AMC Networks International has appointed Marco Frazier to the newly created role as Senior Vice President, International Distribution – Digital and New Platforms, a position in which he will oversee worldwide distribution of AMCNI’s linear channels with new and digital media platforms.
Frazier has over 20 years of experience in securing distribution for various media ventures.
Most recently he worked with AMCNI on international business development and affiliate global distribution and has helped launch and develop networks throughout the EMEA region.
Prior to AMC Networks, Frazier was instrumental in launching multiple thematic pay-TV channels and brands and contributed to building up multi-million pound revenue streams.
He also led ESPN EMEA Affiliate Sales and Distribution department in building a paying subscriber base of more than 55 million paying homes across ESPN America and ESPN Classic.
Ed Palluth, Executive Vice President, Global Distribution, AMCNI, said: “Marco is an expert strategist with a successful track record of driving remarkable growth around the world for AMCNI’s portfolio of channels.
“His wealth of experience and passion for our globally renowned and high quality brands will be instrumental as our rapidly expanding business continues to grow across the globe with innovative partnerships and digital media carriage.”