SVP, Global Head of Sales

Chris Drake

Chris Drake has been at the forefront of the streaming, digital video, and OTT industry for more than 25 years and at Firstlight Media will be responsible for Firstlight Media’s global sales efforts.

Drake joins Firstlight Media most recently from Verizon Media, where he was global vice president of media and entertainment with responsibility for all aspects of the company’s broadcast, media, sports and operator businesses.

Previously, he was vice president of business and corporate development at Telestream, spent 10 years with thePlatform and Comcast Technology Solutions where he led business development and sales, and prior to that spent several years at streaming media pioneer RealNetworks.