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Media & Entertainment

Independent management consultants specializing in media & entertainment

Umbrex connects our clients to independent management consultants with deep experience in the media and entertainment industries. Over 90% of our media and entertainment practice consultants are alums of McKinsey, Bain, or BCG. The majority also have experience in industry roles.

Examples of how we help media & entertainment clients

Managed all internet sites, HDTV efforts, digital media assets, and ventures for a national broadcasting company. Built organization, formulated successful strategy, and ramped up revenue.

Created business plan for a rapidly growing podcasting network.

Established diversity recruiting practices for a multinational media conglomerate.

For a top music streaming service, developed joint media subscription model with a national media company in Europe, to bundle subscriptions and capture increased paid media spend in priority geographies.

For a major subscription entertainment service provider, assessed key European markets to inform entry strategy.

Media & entertainment industry experience at top firms such as:​

Vice President, Business Development

VP, Global Strategy & Operations

Director of Business Development and Marketing

SVP, International Networks

Chief Commercial Officer

Corporate Development & Partnerships

Director of Business Planning and Development

Vice President - Marketing and Strategic Development

Head of Customer Value Management

Manager, Strategic Planning

What clients say

Insights on the media & entertainment industry from our podcast:​



Media and Entertainment Consulting

Lauren Cole


Sports Sponsorship

Keith Stoeckeler


The News Business

Dhiraj Nayar

Insights on the Media & Entertainment industry from our members:

Useful resources on the Media & Entertainment industry recommended by our members

  • National Association of Corporate Directors
  • Society for Corporate Governance
  • International Corporate Governance Network
  • Business Roundtable
  • The Handbook of Board Governance: A Comprehensive Guide for Public, Private, and Not-for-Profit Board Members 2nd Edition
  • A Carver Policy Governance Guide, The Policy Governance Model and the Role of the Board Member 2nd Edition
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