From ‘the Netflix for Bollywood’ To Pluto


Free streaming television service Pluto TV is welcoming a new Chief Product Officer to its executive ranks.

In addition, Pluto has just named a new SVP of Programming, overseeing the execution of the ViacomCBS company’s growth strategy.

Now in the CPO seat is Shampa Banerjee, who was most recently with Eros International’s Eros Digital platform.

Banerjee has a big task: She will oversee the product roadmap at Pluto TV, designing and developing the experience of users, distribution partners, content partners and advertisers under the direction of CEO Tom Ryan.

Banerjee’s resume includes stints as COO and VP/Engineering & Product at Meevee and as Chief Technology Officer of Ziff Davis Media, where she launched the first-ever social network for video gamers. Banerjee also held several roles at AOL.

Taking the programming role is Scott Reich, formerly GM of Fullscreen Media.

He’s also served as VP/Programming and Original Content at VEVO and held positions at FUSE, Concert.TV, and VH1.