Ben Masek

Media & Entertainment BD Lead
Amazon Web Services
As Worldwide Business Development Lead for Media and Entertainment (M&E) at AWS, Ben is responsible for providing strategic guidance for AWS's M&E industry vertical, and helping customers innovate as they implement their media workloads on to cloud. He started his media career as a software developer building out visual effects software, then worked at CBS where he pioneered some of their first digital media workflows, and most recently worked at Sony. While at Sony Pictures as SVP of Digital Media Group, Ben helped start and incubate the Sony Media Cloud Services business as their CTO. In this latest role, he helped pioneer the migration of M&E customer workflows into a cloud-based environment. Ben holds an MBA from UCLA, and a BS in Engineering & Applied Science from Caltech.