President, Digital & New Platforms, Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM)
Kevin Conroy joined MGM in July 2016 in the newly created position of President, Digital and New Platforms, overseeing all initiatives for new and emerging platforms for the company. He is leading the charge to broaden the studio’s new short form digital content utilizing MGM’s vast catalogue as well as original content creation; developing and expanding partnerships with major content brands for virtual and augmented reality experiences; and is a strategic member of the team working on the company’s faith-based and OTT efforts.
Conroy is an award-winning, highly-regarded executive who has been working in the digital space for over 20 years, most recently serving as Univision’s chief strategy and data officer, where he led efforts to identify priority growth initiatives and developed Univision’s big data strategy. Prior to Univision, he spent 8 years at AOL where he served as executive vice president for AOL’s products and marketing group, chief operating officer for AOL Broadband and held senior vice president, general manager posts for AOL Entertainment and AOL Music. Previously, he was chief marketing officer and president, new technology for BMG Entertainment and vice president, marketing for CBS/FOX Video. He began his career at Leonard Monahan, Inc.
Conroy has been recognized as a “Digital All-Star” by Broadcasting & Cable and as “25 Executives to Watch” by Digital Media Wire.
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