Brett Leitner Named Senior Director, Distribution Sales & Affiliate Relations at Music Choice

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Will Oversee Distribution Sales and Affiliate Relations for Music Choice

Brett Leitner Named Senior Director, Distribution Sales and Affiliate Relations at Music Choice.

Music Choice is pleased to announce the addition of Brett Leitner to the position of Senior Director, Distribution Sales & Affiliate Relations. In this position, Leitner will be responsible for securing carriage agreements for Music Choice with a heavy emphasis on securing Music Choice Play distribution. Leitner will be also responsible for overall affiliate sales strategy, contract negotiations, and implementation and sell in of key initiatives like TV Everywhere and IPTV solutions. The announcement was made by Christina Tancredi, Chief Operating Officer at Music Choice, whom he will be reporting to.

Leitner comes from HBO where he spent the last ten years in their Domestic Network Distribution Group driving carriage and usage of their multi-platform offerings. Recently, his team successfully implemented a landmark growth incentive with Cox Communications that increased HBO penetration by 33% in less than two years. Prior to that, Leitner served as Senior Manager, Sales & Affiliate Marketing at Playboy Entertainment from 1998-2004 and also worked in the PPV and Syndication Department at New Line Cinema from 1995-1998.

Leitner currently resides in Manhattan with his wife and two children. He is a graduate of Northwestern University.

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Music Choice, the multi-platform video and music network, delivers its music programming to millions of consumers nationwide through their televisions, online and mobile devices. Music Choice programs dozens of uninterrupted music channels; produces originals that feature today’s hottest established and emerging artists; offers thousands of music videos; and launched Music Choice Play, the music video, lifestyle and entertainment network for Millennials. For additional information log on to | Twitter: @MusicChoice | Facebook:

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