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January 01, 2013

Seth Shapiro, Interactive Media

Two-time Emmy Award winner Seth Shapiro is a leading advisor in media and technology. His clients include Disney, Comcast, DIRECTV, Intel, IPG, NBC, Showtime, Universal, Slamdance, Goldman Sachs and a range of investors and new ventures. He is currently completing his first book, a comprehensive history of television.

Shapiro is an Adjunct Professor at the USC School of Cinematic Arts and a frequent speaker on business innovation. He has served as an expert before the FCC and has been quoted in publications including The Economist, The New York Times, The LA Times, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, The Associated Press, The Boston Globe, PBS and The Daily Mail. As Head of Production at DIRECTV Advanced Services, he launched over 25 services, including TiVo by DIRECTV, the world’s first major DVR platform.

Shapiro sits on the Television Academy's Executive Committee, the Annenberg Research Council and the Producer Guild's New Media Council. He is a Magna cum Laude graduate of New York University and was Adelbert Alumni Scholar at Case Western Reserve University.

Two-time Emmy Award winner Seth Shapiro is a leading advisor in media and technology. His clients include Disney, Comcast, DIRECTV, Intel, IPG, NBC, Showtime, Universal, Slamdance, Goldman Sachs and a range of investors and new ventures. He is currently completing his first book, a comprehensive history of television.

Shapiro is an Adjunct Professor at the USC School of Cinematic Arts and a frequent speaker on business innovation. He has served as an expert before the FCC and has been quoted in publications including The Economist, The New York Times, The LA Times, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, The Associated Press, The Boston Globe, PBS and The Daily Mail. As Head of Production at DIRECTV Advanced Services, he launched over 25 services, including TiVo by DIRECTV, the world’s first major DVR platform.

Shapiro sits on the Television Academy's Executive Committee, the Annenberg Research Council and the Producer Guild's New Media Council. He is a Magna cum Laude graduate of New York University and was Adelbert Alumni Scholar at Case Western Reserve University.

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