EVP New Media & Digital Entertainment
Since October 2011, Schell has overseen worldwide digital distribution of Universal Pictures’ content. Schell joined Universal in 2010 as EVP, Business Development and Strategic Planning.
Prior to Universal, Schell served as SVP, Digital Media Strategy and Business Development at NBCU where she played a key role in partnerships and organic growth across NBCU’s digital divisions.
Before joining NBCU, Schell was a Vice President at Allen & Company and prior was in Corporate Strategic Planning at The Walt Disney Company.
Schell represents Universal on the UltraViolet Implementation Steering Committee. Schell received her BA and MBA from Harvard.
About NBC Universal
NBC Universal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. Comcast Corporation owns a controlling 51% interest in NBCUniversal, with GE holding a 49% stake.
Session(s) featuring Jessica Schell
Tuesday, 9th October 2012 From 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Palais des Festivals, Esterel, Level 5
Sponsored by DECE & DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group