Summary

A proven leader and problem solver who is passionate about building and growing scalable digital products for TVE, OTT and streaming services.   Rapid learner and digital technology enthusiast with strong internal and external communication skills. Adept in developing strategies for product launches and driving plans and processes for  operational support.

 

Experience

NBCUniversal, Product Manager

October 2014 - Present

Oversee the TVE live linear product roadmap and technical solutions for backend service APIs, metadata solutions,  tools and content management systems.

  • Won 2 GEM (Going the Extra Mile) Awards for my leadership in the migration and integration of our metadata services into service APIs,  scheduling systems and players
  • Conceptualized and launched a new Data Aggregator Service to house TVE and Broadcast scheduling data to be used in SCTE 35 and SCTE 224 messaging.
  • Oversaw and planned the launch of 130  NBC Affiliate Local Live Streams for TVE markets.  

ESPN, Digital producer

August 2012 - October 2014

Responsible for the distribution and performance of live streams and VOD content across ESPN TVE platforms in International markets such as South America, Australia and Mexico.

  • Drove expansion of live stream encoding farm by researching and testing products, facilitating purchasing, coordinating installation.

  • Collaborated with developers on designing and supporting in-house CMS by outlining and defining metadata, site functionality and publishing methods.

FOX Sports RSN Digital media, video operations

October 2009 - August 2012

Manage day-to-day video and live stream operations for FOX Sports regional networks.  Defined specs for capturing, encoding, file deliveries, third party distribution and live streams.

  • Owned end-to-end delivery on new web feature/production  “Prep Zone”, a high school streaming experience for FOX Sports regional site

  • Spearheaded video CMS and storage migration by detailing content inventory and strategizing mezzanine file transfers.

UH Bauer college of business, Videographer/editors

January 2015 - Present

Produced web videos and live streamed content promoting the school’s programs and curricular activities for social media and the university’s digital platforms.

  • Produced  multiple original web-exclusive series videos that highlighted the school’s programs and achievements, including “That Bauer Girl” and “Bauer Update.”

 

Education

University of Houston, 2007

BA Communications, Concentration on Media Productio

Associations

AIPMM - Member The Association of International Product Marketing & Management