Media and Entertainment

Jason James

Consulting Editor
Los Angeles

A storyteller at heart, a go-to-market specialist by trade, and a media executive with a wide range of business transformation experience, Jason James helps organizations think holistically about multi-platform content, technology, and data to create needle-moving brand experiences, revenue opportunities, and consumer relationships.

With a 20+ year career spanning television, film, music, publishing, brand management, e-commerce, and live events, including The Oscars, Grammys, and Daytime Emmys, Jason is the current Head of Content Strategy, Development & Programming for the kids media company, GoNoodle.

Named the Recording Academy’s first Chief Digital Officer, he built a digital strategy from the ground up, future proofing the company's Grammy and other multi-platform efforts into a scalable, revenue-generating business.

In his role as Vice President, Interactive Marketing for DC Entertainment, he unified the digital marketing of DC’s comic book franchises into a cross-promotional strategy spanning film, television, games, consumer products, publishing, and conventions.

And as Vice President, Digital Media at Walt Disney Television, he oversaw the digital operations of ABC, SOAPnet, The Oscars, and 40+ television shows.

Awarded an Emmy for the Oscar Digital Experience, he also produced and wrote for the Gotham Girls animated series and created the DC All Access daily show, Jack of Many, Master of Some, Jason lives in Los Angeles and still wants to be Batman when he grows up.

Don't make me repeat myself.

Head of Content Strategy, Development & Programming


2020 - present


Chief Digital Officer

Recording Academy / The Grammys

2015 - 2018


Vice President, Interactive Marketing

DC Entertainment

2011 - 2015


Vice President, Digital Media

Walt DisneyTelevision

2010 - 2011


California State Polytechnic University

B.A., History

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