Lindsay Stewart is Vice President, FAST & AVOD Revenue Strategy at AMC Networks. In this role, she leads strategic direction and business development for AMC Networks’ free, ad-supported streaming products.
Internally sourced to launch the company’s first FAST partnership with Pluto TV in 2020, Stewart has been integral to the continued development of the company’s growing portfolio of FAST channels, which now includes 13 owned channels like The Walking Dead Universe, Stories by AMC, AMC Thrillers, etc. across 8 platforms including Samsung TV Plus, The Roku Channel, Vizio, Sling and Redbox. By spearheading content curation, marketing strategy, and partnership development, with a focus on building channel brands tailor-made for passionate audiences, Stewart has helped drive distribution expansion, audience growth, and increased viewer engagement.
Working to further AMC Networks’ dedication to telling inclusive stories that matter to viewers, Stewart was critical to the 2022 creation and launch of the ALLBLK Gems and AMC en Español FAST channels. ALLBLK Gems features programming from the growing ALLBLK streaming service that is inclusively and unapologetically Black, including popular original series such as Double Cross, A House Divided, My Mane Problem, and many more, increasing the accessibility of these authentic and entertaining Black stories. AMC en Español is the Spanish-language home for AMC Networks’ fan favorite and critically acclaimed originals like The Walking Dead, The Terror, Stan Against Evil, Into the Badlands, Rectify and others, marking the first time much of this content has been made available in the US for Spanish-speaking audiences.
Stewart brings over a decade of experience in digital content strategy, partnerships, marketing, and distribution. Having joined AMC Networks in 2012, Stewart has held a number of roles where she cultivated strategic partnerships with leading distribution platforms such as Apple, Amazon and Google, drove monetization strategy across digital businesses such as Electronic sell-through and TV Everywhere, and helped develop the go-to-market strategy for the company’s podcast business.
Originally from New Hampshire, Stewart is currently based in New York.