CDO & EVP, Operations | RLJ Entertainment
Mr. Bicknell was appointed as the Company's CDO & EVP, Operations in January 2016. From January 2014 to January 2016, Mr. Bicknell served as Chief Digital Officer. Mr. Bicknell continues to lead RLJE's digital strategy and has added to his portfolio RLJE's IT platforms and investments, Human Resources, Legal and business intelligence, as well as working alongside the CEO and CFO on the strategic growth of the business. Prior to RLJE, Mr. Bicknell served as VP, Digital Platforms & Chief Engineer at Discovery Communications, where he oversaw a portfolio-wide migration to cloud-based content, CMS and RESTful API delivery to fixed and mobile web, and native apps. As Director, Business & Production Systems at Hendricks Investment Holdings, Mr. Bicknell developed documentary and publicity production workflows, live sports event in-stadium broadcasting, and digital asset optimization for mobile app development. Mr. Bicknell previously served as the International Digital Content Solutions Lead with NBC Universal where he oversaw international asset management and B2B marketing systems for theatrical and television distribution.
- Track A: Monetizing Video Content Direct-to-Consumer | Thu. October 18 - 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM