As Senior Vice President of Global Distribution for AMC Networks International, Marco Frazier oversees global distribution for the company’s international properties in territories throughout Europe. Promoted from Vice President, Global Distribution in April 2014, Frazier was appointed to the newly created position in June 2011 and reports to Ed Palluth, Executive Vice President of Global Distribution and Dermot Shortt, CEO, AMC Networks International – Zone.
Frazier has over 20 years of experience in securing distribution for various media ventures. For the past two years, he has worked with AMC/Sundance Channel Global as a consultant on international business development and global distribution and has helped launch Sundance Channel in eight territories.
In Marco’s previous role as Vice President of Global Distribution, he focused on growing Sundance Channel Global in EMEA. Prior to this, Frazier was instrumental in launching multiple thematic pay TV channels and brands and contributed to building up multi-million pound revenue streams. As Vice President of Business Development at Creative Networks International, he was pivotal in launching Cult Network Italia. At Sitcom S.p.A he secured distribution enabling the launch of three new channels including: Nuvolari, Alice and Leonardo. Additionally, he led ESPN Classic EMEA’s Affiliate Sales and Distribution department to build a paying subscriber base of more than 35 million homes.
Frazier speaks English, Italian and French. He resides in Rome, Italy, with his wife and children.
About AMC Networks International:
AMC Networks International (AMCNI), the global division of AMC Networks, delivers entertaining and acclaimed programming that reaches subscribers in more than 140 countries and territories, including Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America. AMCNI consists of global brands, Sundance Channel and MGM Channel, as well as popular, locally recognized channels in various programming genres. For more information, visit: www.amcnetworks.com/amcni.