Widner, ErinRose

Widner, ErinRose

Global Head, Business Strategy Emerging & Creative Technologies | Media & Entertainment at Verizon Business Group

ErinRose Widner has been a business development leader in the M&E and technology space for the last twenty years, creating transformational partnerships and innovative solution-based services for WB, Fox, Paramount and ViacomCBS. Leveraging her M&E Background, she built a global enterprise business at a post-production company, focused on speech recognition technology, winning the business of Microsoft and Google.

Taking the business development experience she gained at an executive level, she focused her energy on growing revenue and brand exposure for M&E products through strategic partnerships in both B2B and B2C environments for media companies.

She is the Global Head of Business Strategy, Emerging and Creative Technologies, M&E at Verizon, and is also a member of SMPTE, HPA, WICT, NAMIC, IEEE, The Sundance Institute, Film Independent and Women In Film. She also sits on the board of Rise - a global advocacy organization supporting gender diversity across the media technology sector.

Leveraging Open Caching to Deliver Content in a New Era of Entertainment
Monday, April 17 1:30 PM - 1:50 PM PT