George Kliavkoff is CEO of Manilla and former EVP and Deputy Head of Hearst Entertainment and Syndication. Prior to that, he was Chief Digital Officer at NBC Universal, where he expanded the company’s digital media strategy, and oversaw the distribution of video and other products and services across all digital platforms. At NBCU, he sat on the board of and served as its first CEO. Prior to NBCU, George served as EVP of Business at Major League Baseball Advanced Media and GM of Business Development at RealNetworks. He started his career as an attorney with prominent law firms in Los Angeles and Seattle.