CEO, Silicon Alley Media
Alex Levy has been a senior adviser to media, entertainment and ad technology companies focusing on the digital marketplace at the highest levels for more than a decade. She provides business development expertise including guidance on marketplace positioning, go-to-market strategy, and strategic communications and helps accelerate revenue and drive marketplace penetration. She has worked in this capacity with many top media companies, Fortune 50 brands and notable emerging technology companies.
Levy previously served as Director of Branded Entertainment at Google. In that role, she built and managed the branded entertainment division, responsible for creating original digital content for advertisers and content partners to distribute across YouTube and the Google content network. Levy was also Director of Online Sales and Operations at Google, leading a team that syndicated display advertising globally.
Prior to joining Google, Levy led business development at MTV Networks, where she oversaw advertiser acquisition for MTV’s TV, online and mobile platforms. Before that, she was responsible for NBC Universal’s sales and marketing partnerships for its local Olympic and sports properties. Levy also held various sales and business development positions at Time Warner Inc. She began her career as a management consultant after receiving her MBA and B.A. from Stanford University. She lives with her husband on the Upper West Side with their two small children and tries to find time for an occasional triathlon.