The Paley Center for Media, the entertainment industry’s leading nonprofit dedicated to celebrating the cultural, creative, and social significance of media and its impact on society.
Today announced the addition of prominent leaders in the fields of media, gaming, entertainment, and advertising to its prestigious Board of Trustees and Los Angeles Board of Governors.
- David Baszucki, Philippe Krakowsky, Ynon Kreiz, and Jim Ryan Join the Paley Center’s Board of Trustees
- Robert A. Boyd II Joins the Paley Center’s Los Angeles Board of Governors
Joining the Paley Board of Trustees will be David Baszucki, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Roblox; Philippe Krakowsky, Chief Executive Officer, Interpublic Group; Ynon Kreiz, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mattel, Inc.; and Jim Ryan, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sony Interactive Entertainment.
Joining the Paley Los Angeles Board of Governors will be Robert A. Boyd II, Chief Operating Officer, Tyler Perry Studios.
“As the media industry’s preeminent nonprofit, The Paley Center takes great pride in bringing together the greatest minds and visionaries in the business, We are honored that these esteemed leaders have chosen to join our extremely dedicated Paley Center Board of Trustees and Los Angeles Board of Governors. Their invaluable respective expertise, counsel and love for the media industry will enhance our governance and leadership, as well as drive forward and strengthen our mission.”said Maureen J. Reidy, the Paley Center’s President & CEO.
The Paley Center’s Board of Trustees is chaired by Frank A. Bennack, Jr., Executive Vice Chairman and former CEO, Hearst, and is comprised of some of the most exemplary leaders from the worlds of media, sports, gaming, and entertainment.
The Board offers guidance in support of the organization’s mission to lead the conversation around today’s rapidly evolving media landscape and provides critical input on strategy and operations, including public programs and exhibits, educational classes, workshops, and industry events hosted by the Paley Media Council.
The Los Angeles Board of Governors advises the Paley Center on its strategic goals and Los Angeles programming calendar.
Additionally, the Board of Governors commits their time to help the Paley Center forge new partnerships and expand its constituency to ensure the Paley Center stays at the forefront of media and technology on the West Coast and remains the preeminent media organization for the industry and the public.