Gerry Gouy is the New York-based Global Senior Business Development Director for MTV Networks International, the world's largest television and mobile video network.
He is responsible for global distribution deals and partnerships (200+ deals in 100+ countries) across every country outside the United States, and across every digital platform including TV VOD, Online, Mobile, Applications, and across all MTV Networks global brands and properties including MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, South Park, The Daily Show, the MTV Europe Music Awards & SpongeBob SquarePants.
Gerry joined MTV Networks in 2006 after six years of driving content partnerships in TV, Music, Sports & Gaming at 3Mobile in Asia & Europe. Prior to that he worked as General Manager of ZDNet Australia, and held a number of senior roles at AltaVista & Yellow Pages, going back to the dawn of the Web in the mid 1990s.
He has over 14 years' worldwide digital media commercial, marketing and operational experience (including ten years' mobile) and detailed understanding of business, marketing and partnership models across all major digital platforms for: broadcast media; mobile operators and applications; online; social networks; brand licensing; music industry; and device manufacturers.
During his career, Gerry has lived and worked in Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia and North America and has been responsible for digital media content deals in these territories which have grossed hundreds of millions of dollars in direct revenues, partnering with a diverse range of media, technology & communications companies such as Sky, Universal Music, Apple iTunes, China Mobile, Canal+, Google, Vodafone, Paramount Pictures, NTT DoCoMo, Microsoft XBox and the BBC.