As Senior Manager of Streaming Distribution and Partnerships, Matthew manages free ad-supported streaming TV (FAST) channels for ten Cox Media Group local TV news stations. In his role, he oversees distribution for twelve third-party streaming partners. He is responsible for sourcing and negotiating distribution agreements, executing streaming strategy, and supporting content and programming efforts to drive revenue and audience growth. Prior to joining Cox Media Group, Matthew worked in digital distribution at Fuse Media, where he managed AVOD, SVOD, and FAST distribution. In addition to his experience on the distribution side, he worked in OTT content strategy and video production operations for Discovery Inc.’s digital food brands, including Food Network, Food.com, and Genius Kitchen.
A born and raised New Yorker, Matthew currently resides on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from NYU and a Master’s degree from Northwestern University. In his free time, he enjoys trying new restaurants, cooking, traveling, sports, and competing in a weekly trivia league.