About Geoffrey

Geoff heads the Global Media, Entertainment and Information Practice in North America.

Geoff has more than 25 years of experience working with many of the leading technology, media and entertainment companies. He works with senior executives to position organizations for growth and improve operating performance.

Geoff serves as the Vice Chair of the Sundance Institute and serves on the boards of Thirteen/WNET and the Paley Center for Media. Geoff was formerly Chairman of the Board of The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). Since 2004, he has been the Industry Advisor to the World Economic Forum's Media & Entertainment Governors' Meetings, and also serves as a member of the Forum's Council on the Future of Journalism.

Published work

"Norms and values in digital media: Shaping solutions for a new era," World Economic Forum & McKinsey, January 2013 (PDF–1.6 MB)

"The social economy: Unlocking value and productivity through social technologies," McKinsey Global Institute, July 2012

Past experience

Booz Allen & Hamilton
Lead Partner, Media & Entertainment Practice
1991-2001

NW Ayer Inc.
Vice President
1984-1990

Education

Yale University
MBA

Yale University
BA