Monteleone, Chris

Chris Monteleone

Executive in Residence at Progress Ventures

Chris Monteleone has spent his career as a senior executive with deep experience and knowledge in Sports, Media, Entertainment and Technology. In the last 19 years he has built and led businesses inside major companies such as Cablevision, Comcast, Sony, AMC Networks, Madison Square Garden and iHeartMedia. Following his corporate career, he was the CEO and Founder of Sweigh, Inc. a venture backed, user data sentiment platform and SSP ad network which he sold in 2015 to Digital Remedy (formerly CPX Interactive) one of the largest SSP’s in the world. Chris is currently an Entrepreneur in Residence with Progress Ventures based in Boston, which is a Venture Capital fund focused on Ad Tech, Mar Tech, Content and software. He also advises multiple private family offices regarding their investments in his respective fields. Chris also serves as the General Manager of ISM Connect which is an advanced Digital Out Of Home network deployed across major sports venues and large DMA’s in the US. His direct experience and knowledge include major live events, film studios, TV networks, Ad Tech, Mar Tech, digital media, print media, radio media, sponsorship sales, Major Leagues, multi-channel distribution, wireless distribution, ISP’s and connected TV. His direct responsibilities have included product development, sales, marketing, strategic partnerships and business operations. He resides in Centerport, NY with his wife Tracy and their three children.

Financing New Entertainment Ventures
Wednesday, October 16 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM