November 9-10, 2021
New York, NY

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Michael Schreiber

Founder and CEO, Playfly Sports

A dynamic innovator in his field, Michael Schreiber is the Founder and CEO of Playfly Sports, the emerging leader in sports marketing and media established in September of 2020. Prior to Playfly’s birth, he has led many transformations in his career, from the industry’s first TV and Film digital distribution deals at NBC Universal, to the founding of in 2007. He also spent a number of years in advertising sales supporting the NBC Sports and Olympics properties. After the NBC Universal acquisition by Comcast, Schreiber was asked to lead the digital transformation at Comcast Cable as the SVP in charge of new media and digital content/platform deals.

Additionally, Schreiber continues to serve as an advisor to sports tech venture capital fund, SeventySix Capital, and has led the development of sports league digital rights, advertising tech deals, and was part of the team that founded Comcast's Streampix subscription on-demand service (predecessor to Peacock). In 2016, he became the Chief Content Officer and founding executive of Altice USA managing a division with three TV businesses and over 600 people. During his tenure at Altice USA, it quickly became a Fortune 500 company and the 4th largest cable company in the US with an initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange in 2017.

He was also instrumental in the investment and acquisition of the Cheddar digital news business into the Altice family in 2019. Schreiber graduated from the University of Virginia with a B.S. in Finance and holds an MBA from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management.

Tuesday, November 09

Media Veteran Looks at Multimedia Rights, Innovation & Trends

Moderator: Abraham Madkour, Publisher & Executive Editor, Sports Business Journal

Michael Schreiber, Founder and CEO, Playfly Sports