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Seth Schachner

Strat Americas
Managing Director

Seth Schachner is a digital business executive, with experience in technology, digital media and international business.


Schachner is Managing Director of Strat Americas, a business development enterprise that provides strategic guidance and helps global clients connect for partnerships, including digital and mobile content partnerships. Strat Americas works with clients spanning virtual reality, video streaming, digital music, and mobile commerce.


Schachner spent eleven years with Sony Music, where he held senior digital leadership roles in Latin America and for Sony’s Jive Records label group in North America.


Previously, Schachner was VP Business Development at Liberty Digital and Director, Business Development at Viacom Interactive.


Seth was one of AOL’s first business development executives, negotiating its first content deals with the American music industry. Earlier experience includes business development and financial roles at Universal Music Group and 20th Century Fox.


Schachner earned BA and MBA degrees from Columbia University in New York and is a regular digital media contributor to the Huffington Post and The Guardian. He is currently Vice Chairman of Florida's Film & Entertainment Advisory Council.

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