CEO & Founder, Medient Consulting
Zoltan A. Vardy is Founder & CEO of Medient Consulting, an international business development consultancy that helps media and entertainment companies expand into new markets, develop new revenue streams, and identify new investment opportunities. He has 25 years of experience in global media and entertainment gained at companies like NBCUniversal, where as Sr Vice President he oversaw ad revenues for 50+ TV networks in 100+ countries in EMEA, APAC and Latin America, and ProSiebenSat1, where as CEO/Central & Eastern Europe he managed TV broadcasting groups in Hungary and Romania. Zoltan is an investor in multiple digital media and marketing start-ups, and was an early backer and board member of interactive video ad tech start-up Brainient (sold to Teads in 2016). He also co-founded and sold eEurope Media, a pioneer in Central Europe's internet portal industry, Zoltan speaks regularly on Entrepreneurship in Media, Media in the Digital Age, and the Future of TV, and is a graduate of Cornell University.