VP, Domestic Media Operations (Class 39) A+E Networks
Dana L. Massey has an extensive background in Media and Entertainment with network broadcasting, cable television, and new media experience in management, technical operations, workflow design, and fiscal planning. Her leadership style is focused on leading and developing highly successful and motivated teams.
In Dana current role at A+E Networks, she serves as Vice President, Domestic Media Operations; she provides overall leadership, vision and strategy for the Operations based in Stamford, CT. The Stamford location is the media and technical operations hub for all of A+E Networks. In her role, she leads a team of over 150 staff that supports technical, creative and administrative operations for in-house and third party services. This includes Program Acquisitions, Global Quality Control and Standards, Post Production, and Digital Content distribution to 3rd party MPVD’s, SVOD, and other digital partners. Dana role serves as the primary liaison to A+E Programming, Network Scheduling, Distribution, and Digital Media departments. She is the operations stakeholder responsible for the deploying a cloud-based distribution and packaging solution for digital content. Dana also leads the team responsible to maximize workflows and processes to enable more of A+E’s content to be monetized.
Previously, she served as the Vice President of Post Production and Production at Fox Networks Engineering and Operations. This employment supported both network and cable based sport divisions within Fox Networks. In this role, she proved key expertise and responsibility for the implementation of an HD, File-based operation that supported the post production, production and promotions departments of both network and cable sports product airing on Fox Networks.
Dana holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, and is a member of SMPTE, HPA, WICT and is an HPA, Young Entertainment Professional mentor.