Maker Studios’ Erin McPherson Joins Next TV Summit San Francisco

Roku’s Wood and Fox’s Wertheimer also set to speak at two-day event Sept. 10-11

Maker Studios Chief Content Officer Erin McPherson has signed on to keynote Next TV Summit San Francisco.

McPherson will participate in a Q&A moderated by B&C Editor-in-Chief Melissa Grego on Thursday, Sept. 11, the second day of the event.

She joins previously announced speakers Anthony Wood, CEO and founder of Roku; David Wertheimer, president of digital, Fox Broadcasting; Marc DeBevoise, executive VP/general manager, entertainment, sports & news, CBS Interactive; Colleen Fahey Rush, executive VP, chief research officer, Viacom Inc.; Will Keenan, president, Endemol Beyond; and Chris Pizzurro, head of product, sales and marketing, Canoe Ventures.  

The two-day event, which takes place at the Santa Clara Marriott in Santa Clara, Calif. Sept. 10-11, will kick off with an opening presentation from media investors Jeff Sagansky and Harry Sloan, who cofounded Global Eagle Entertainment and Silver Eagle Acquisition.

Next TV Summit & Expo is a high-level conference, expo and networking event presented by B&C’s parent company NewBay Media.

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