Former Conde Nast VP Jeffrey L. Thompson to Lead Shout! Factory Digital Media

By Michelle Manafy

Shout! Factory, a multi-platform entertainment company, has appointed former Conde Nast Entertainment VP Jeffrey L. Thompson into the newly created role of Vice President, Digital Strategy and Business Development. The announcement was made today by Shout! Factory’s Co-Founder and President Garson Foos, to whom Thompson will report.

In his new role, Thompson will lead development of digital strategies and digital video partnerships to continue growing Shout! Factory’s digital businesses, particularly cross-platform initiatives that leverage Shout!’s unique content curation abilities.

A media industry veteran, Thompson most recently served as Vice President, Digital Strategy & Business Development for Conde Nast Entertainment, developing digital opportunities for a range of brands including Vogue, GQ, Vanity Fair and Wired. His past experience also includes serving as Vice-President, Global Business Development at The Walt Disney Company. Thompson currently serves on the Board of Advisors for Digital Hollywood and the Board of the Congressional Awards Foundation in Washington DC.