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Herb Scannell

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HERB SCANNELL BACKGROUND / BIOGRAPHY

    • Herb Scannell is currently Chairman of Next New Networks, a company he co-founded in fall of 2006 to package, produce and distribute micro-television networks targeting niche communities on the Internet.

      As CEO, Next New Networks pioneered a strategy of super distribution with itsï¾' networks shows distributed to over 20+ partners from Youtube to AOL to iTunes. Mr. Scannell saw the company through two rounds of funding, raising 23 million from blue chips like Spark Capital, Saban Media, Goldman Sachs and Velocity Interactive Group. During his term, the company properties--Barely Political, Indy Mogul, Fast Lane Daily and othersï¾Â—initially captured over 100 Million views in its first year. For 2008, it garnered over 300 million views and is regarded as the leading independent of the emerging online/TV video market and has been cited for innovative brand integrated advertising.

      Prior to Next New Networks, Herb Scannell was Vice Chairman of MTV Networks and President of Nickelodeon Networks. Mr. Scannell oversaw all creative and business operations for a portfolio of brands and businesses for MTV Networks including: Nickelodeon, the #1 rated network in cable TV for 10 years running
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    • Board of Advisors
    • INVESTOR ADDRESS
    • 5110 North 40th Street
      Phoenix, AZ 85018
      United States

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