Global Chief Revenue Officer, Shutterstock
Overseeing Shutterstock's Global Revenue, Production and Studio operations. Experience: Elden is one of today's leading Media & Entertainment Executives having led 2 Public companies sales revenues across TV, Digital, Social, OTT & Original programming delivering over $2B in Revenues over his career to date. Elden has 15+ years of experience of building brand and revenues at the highest level nationally and locally creating campaigns for major U.S. brands. Elden also produced many notable TV & branded entertainment Programs for AE Networks, Viacom, Amazon Studios which have been partnered with Fortune 100 Brands for TV or Digital OTT platforms. A natural sales executioner, creative, leader, CRO, CCO, Elden is noted for building and transforming Legacy Media & Entertainment companies quickly into major powerhouses. As the former CRO & Head of Programming for Media General/Nexstar (NYSE: MEG), Elden oversaw revenues and the companies entertainment focused initiatives. Elden oversaw the development of Social, Digital advertising products for the portfolio of Media General, a connected-screen media company. The Portfolio included Federated Media, HYFN the Social Media Agency, BiteSize TV an LA-based Digital & Broadcast Studio which after Elden’s acquisition and Board support developed the Daily Fox Network Show "HOLLYWOOD TODAY LIVE" which aired on FOX daily for 3 year earning over 19 prestigious awards. Elden previously served as the SVP of Digital & Branded Entertainment for Alloy Entertainment (NYSE: ALOY), where he led the strategic development of Alloy’s Digital Network & Content Studio, spearheading the movement to bring brands such as Gossip Girl, Vampire Diaries, and Pretty Little Liars Print readership to the web, Social, TV & beyond, making it number 1 ComScore Network reaching 18-34. Within these roles, Elden has developed successful TV, Video, social executions with brands such as HP, HBO, Fox, GMC, Ford, P&G, Walmart, GM, HULU and more. Elden is widely recognized for his success and thought leadership and noted author.