Brendan is an accomplished digital media professional and strategic consultant with deep and diverse industry and functional experience.
As the Head of Video Business Operations & Strategy at AOL, Brendan spearheaded some of the highest impact initiatives, including programming, original content packaging / licensing, new commercial agreements with OTT distribution partners, planning and executing NewFronts, monetization improvements, and integrations with GO90, Complex and Yahoo!. Previously, Brendan worked in AOL’s corporate strategy function, where he coordinated Board of Directors sessions, supported large-scale M&A and strategic partnership deal opportunities with in-depth analysis, and led projects across finance, ad tech, programmatic television, video syndication and organizational alignment. Before joining AOL, Brendan was a Manager in Deloitte Consulting’s Media Practice and worked in Sony Music’s digital strategy and business development group.
Brendan holds a BA in economics from Northwestern University and an MBA from NYU Stern School of Business.
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