What is the business strategy that made NBC News a leading brand in news and information? How do they plan to expand globally with Sky and execute through the historic 2020 presidential election?
Jared DiPalma, CFO of NBC News will cover these questions during his session at Media Outlook 2020.
Media Outlook 2020 is hosted by the Media Financial Management Association (MFM) and its BCCA subsidiary, the media industry’s credit association. The seminar will be held on September 12 at the offices of Lowenstein Sandler LLP, 1251 Avenue of the Americas, in New York, from 8:30am-12:20pm.
DiPalma was named chief financial officer of the NBCU News Group in 2013. In this role, he leads a global finance team that oversees the financial planning and business operation of NBC News, the Today Show, MSNBC, NBCnews.com and the division’s international expansion with Sky. DiPalma also serves on the Euronews board of directors, a global news network based in Lyon, France.
Previously, he served as CFO of the entertainment and digital division of the company which included cable networks Bravo & Oxygen, Telemundo Media and digital business Fandango. He started with NBCUniversal as the finance lead of the company’s national ad sales organization and began his career at General Electric.
“Jared DiPalma is a strategic CFO who is an active participant in creating and directing NBCU’s approach to its businesses,” said Mary M. Collins, president & CEO of MFM and BCCA. “We are delighted that he has agreed to share his knowledge and insights with other media financial professionals who are looking help position their companies for the challenges in 2020 and beyond.”
Other speakers and panelists will be announced shortly.
Co-chairing Media Outlook 2020 are Antonella Ricciardi, SVP Group Controller, Entertainment & Lifestyle Networks and Telemundo Network, NBCUniversal and George Berbari, Director, International Revenue, Planning & Analysis , A+E Networks.
For registration information please visit https://www.mediafinance.org/media-outlook.