Alumni News & Highlights
Angel Gambino- Class of 1994VP, Commercial Strategy, and Digital Media
MTV Networks UK
Angel Gambino is responsible for creating and implementing MTV’S business strategy across the 11-channel portfolio of MTV, VH1, VH2, TMF and Paramount Comedy brands, initially with particular focus on expanding MTV Networks position in digital media and activities in the interactive TV, gaming VOD and SVOD, IPTV and other on-demand and interactive areas within the UK and Ireland.
Angel is responsible for managing all non-advertising revenue streams including new ventures, affiliate relationships and mobile and other partnerships, as well as collaborating with the Viacom Brand Solutions group on below-the-line commercial alliances.
Prior to MTV Networks UK, Angel was at the BBC where she held the position of controller of business development and emerging platforms. She was responsible for extending the BBC’s four television and nine radio channels to mobile, broadband and on-demand. She drove multi-platform strategy for mobile and broadband as well as commissioning, licensing, and launching of the BBC’s first mobile, broadband and on-demand products and services.
Before the BBC, Angel was responsible for online multi player gaming and games on-demand for Gameplay, as director of broadband having previously consulted to a number of Fortune 500 companies as they expanded into other markets and in the area of online transactions. For much of Angel’s earlier career she served as director of legal and business affairs for NGOS.