|Colgate University, BA|
|UNC-Chapel Hill, MBA|
George Stewart is SVP, Media Sales at Next New Networks.
George brings over 17 years of brand management and media sales experience to Next New Networks. George started his digital media career in 1999 with music pioneer LAUNCH.com (later aquired by Yahoo) following 10 years in brand management at ConAgra Foods.
At Yahoo he served as the National Director of Sales and Category Development Officer for Yahoo Music. George and his team developed interactive marketing solutions anchored in online music and integrated into the entire network of Yahoo services. They placed specific emphasis on the integration of consumer brands into the organic flow of the music consumer experience where personalization, choice, control, discovery, search, community and location independence have dramatically altered music distribution, consumption and brand marketing opportunities.
George also served as Chairman of the IAB (Interactive Advertising Board) Digital Video Committee, focused on understanding the dynamics of the evolving web-driven video marketplace and developing advertising solutions.