Speaker Jeff Hersh

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Jeff Hersh


New Metric Media

Jeff Hersh is Chief Operating Officer at New Metric Media where he is focused on driving growth for the company. Prior to joining New Metric Media, Jeff was Vice President & Head of a number of business units over his time at Bell Media including Crave, STARZ, Strategy & Business Development, Direct-to-Consumer, OTT Distribution, Advertising Products, Partner Marketing, Strategic Insights and Revenue Management. During his tenure, Jeff led Crave’s evolution including Direct-to-Consumer launch and the STARZ launch in Canada. Jeff joined Bell Media in 2013 from BCE where he was Director, Corporate Strategy and M&A. At BCE he focused on acquiring both CTV GlobeMedia and Astral Media which formed the core of what is now Bell Media. Prior to Bell/Bell Media, Jeff was in Strategy & Corporate Development at Fairfax Media (now Nine Entertainment) in Australia and Private Equity. 

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