Investor Relations
Lauren Zalaznick, Director

Lauren Zalaznick has served on our board of directors since July 2016. Since January 2014, Ms. Zalaznick serves as a board member and senior advisor to leading media, tech and digital companies. She is currently a member of the boards of directors of RTL Group, a Bertelsmann Company (since April 2018), The Nielsen Company (since April 2016) where she chairs the Nomination and Governance Committee and sits on the Compensation and Leadership Committee, and she is a board observer of SerialBox (since July 2019). She is also a Senior Advisor to The Boston Consulting Group in the Global TMT Practice. From 2004 through December 2013, Ms. Zalaznick held various roles of increasing responsibility within Comcast/NBCUniversal, Inc. including Chairwoman, Entertainment & Digital Networks where she had responsibility for the Bravo, Oxygen, Style, Telemundo and Mun2 networks and ran its digital portfolio. As an independent advisor, Ms. Zalaznick works with companies at every stage of maturity focused on content, marketing, sales, and direct-to-consumer strategies. Most recently, she has focused on the burgeoning audio sector, consulting for the CEO/Founders of Gimlet Media (acquired by Spotify), This American Life, and Serial Productions (acquired by The New York Times). She is a former director of Penguin Random House; Shazam (acquired by Apple); and Refinery29 (acquired by Vice Media). Ms. Zalaznick is a member of the Producers Guild of America and the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Since July 2011, Ms. Zalaznick is a Trustee emerita of Brown University, from which she graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. We believe Ms. Zalaznick is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors based on her operational and management expertise and her background in digital media and content strategy.

Chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee

Member of the Compensation and Leadership Committee