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Advisor Greater Los Angeles Area, US

Partner, L.A. Christine Holdings, LLC and Partner - Consultant, Seaside Media, LLC Highly creative and international strategy-driven media

Partner, L.A. Christine Holdings, LLC and Partner - Consultant, Seaside Media, LLC Highly creative and international strategy-driven media

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Fjord -Accenture
SBS Broadcasting, SA
SBS Broadcasting, SA


Partner L.A. Christine Holdings, LLC 2012 - present
Senior Content Strategist Fjord (acquired by Accenture) October 2009 - December 2010
COO & EVP Hispanic Programming Director Firestone Media 2001 - 2002
Partner - Consultant Seaside Media, LLC. January 2002 - present
SVP Worldwide Fusion TV, Inc October 2010 - 2012
Senior Content Strategist Fjord October 2009 - December 2010
President of Entertainment, Chief Digital Content Officer Dave Networks August 2006 - January 2009
Executive Vice President Europe JumpTV May 2005 - August 2006
Strategy Turnaround Advisor Europe SBS Broadcasting, SA June 2004 - July 2005
CEO Central National Media Group 2002 - 2004
COO & EVP Programming Director Firestone Media 2001 - 2002
SVP Europe SBS Broadcasting May 1996 - September 2001
Turn Around Crisis Manager GMT Partners former BCEL January 1995 - July 1996


University of Central Florida Television Comunications
University of Florida Television Communications

Interested In

Advisor With
  • • Angel investor
  • • Contact Importer
  • • Early Stage Funding
  • • Strategic Partnerships
  • • Skin care distribution
  • • Skin Care Cosmetic Sales
  • • TV Shopping Contacts
  • • Cosmetic licensing
Markets of Interest
  • • Events
  • • Fashion
  • • Healthcare
  • • Media
  • • Music
  • • Sports
  • • Video
  • • Fitness
  • • Nutrition
  • • Wellness
  • • Content
  • • Movies/Film
  • • News
  • • TV

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Digital Media • Content strategy • International business • Startups • Television • direct response

Key Accomplishments

1. Time Magazine featured me for successfully launching and leading a large scale international television channels, news and media group. I spoke at the President Ceausescu Palace with Prime Minister Adrian Nastase.(see attached article)
2. As President of Entertainment at Dave Networks, we were the first Enterprise JV with Hewlett Packard to launch pre installed branded TV channels on 10 million HP notebooks. The first white labeled Enterprise Level video social media platform used in all Disney Channel, ABC shows , ABC News, Academy Awards, MGM, CBS and Fremantle Media’s and more.
3. Fjord agency, (Acquired by Accenture) we won an award at Barcelona Mobile World Congress for an innovative new consumer product design -concept. We lead “Think Tank” labs and media strategies for Nokia, Seimens, BBC –
4. Fusion TV, my responsibilities include distribution worldwide of Fusion’s Action Sports and Adventure Lifestyle programming to tradition broadcast channels and all digital media platforms; i.e.: IPTV, VOD, SVOD, Mobile, Tablets etc.. I also was responsible for production negotiations for HD, 3D and opening China market with Metan Development Group.
5. I’ve won (4) Viktor Awards (Slovenia's Emmy) Best Original Programming / Productions and (2) Golden Broche Awards for European Best Consumer Audience Marketing.
6. Nobel Prize Winner of Literature - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn in Moscow, Russia was the feature of a documentary I produced with Mr Solzhenitsyn and his family. The communication strategy and image presented was culturally sensitive.

Vouches Received

Vouches Given

Think DOUGLAS is awesome?
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Iñaki Amate
They're my investor  •  Managing Director, Fjord and Speaker, Various events.
Douglas has one of the most impressive track records in Several industries. He led several TV channels across Europe and then helped to laun ... ch several startups around the world. He is charismatic and a great leader
Sharon Bailey Beckett
They're my school  •  Associate, Pasadena Angels and Managing Partner, Beckett Advisors, Inc..
Doug understands market leadership and what it takes to get there.
Kelly (Curtis R.) Lefkowitz
We worked together  •  CEO, Strat/Assist and FINANCE & INVESTMENT EXPERIENCE, Strat/Assist. University of California, Los Angeles grad.
He has great sales and marketing skills. When he believes in a product/service, their is no stopping him.
David Goldsmith
We worked together  •  CSO-Head of corp. strategy FilmON TV Media Networks Inc, Southwestern University Law, University of Southern California,
Solid work ethic and a great person to be around..always positive approach to business opportunities. Thinks strategically

Jon Vlassopulos
Founder & CEO, Fabric inc. and Angel investor: The League, Laurel & Wolfe, Fitstar (sold to Fitbit), WillCall (sold to Ticketfly), Camperoo
Always forward thinking.

Jon Lawrence
Creative business problem-solver.
Well versed media producer and entrepreneur