Jason Peterson - GoDigital Media Group

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Jason Peterson

CEO, GoDigital Media Group 

Jason Peterson is an experienced entrepreneur, attorney, and producer named as one of the ‘Top 30 entrepreneurs under 30’ in Los Angeles by LA Business Journal.  Jason is the current Chairman of GoDigital Media Group (godigitalmg.com), CEO of ContentBridge Systems (contentbridge.tv), AdShare (adshare.tv) and past founder of GoDigital Distribution (godigital.com) (now known as Amplify Releasing).

In his role as Chairman at GoDigital Media Group, Jason works with entrepreneurs to incubate innovative start-ups solving problems in the media industry, usually by applying technology.

In his role as CEO at ContentBridge, a media supply chain solutions provider, Jason works to define the market opportunity and leads the development of ContentBridge’s software tools and high throughput cloud infrastructure. ContentBridge powers several of the leading studio's digital supply chains.   

As the CEO of AdShare, Jason has developed the technology and market for monetizing the identification and tracking of unlicensed uses of professional content online. AdShare services over two million copyrights from hundreds of clients globally.  

As a founder of GoDigital, a leading movie distributor, Jason worked towards scaling the company’s library to more than 1200 movies.  This included guiding its management team through the acquisition of Might Entertainment, Variance Films, and an investment by Facebook founder Chris Kelly and FreeCreditReport.com founder Ed Ojdana. 

Prior to GoDigital, Jason was President of Symbolic Entertainment. During his tenure at Symbolic he produced music videos for Sony, EMI, Universal, and Warner Bros among others.  His clientele has included Master P, Lil’ Romeo, Ashley Tisdale, T.I., Obie Trice, Switchfoot, Chris Tomlin, Belinda, and Death Cab for Cutie.  His videos have won “Video of the Year” at the Gospel Music Awards and MTV Latin Video Music Awards as well as “Best Directorial Debut” at the MVPA awards. His commercial credits include spots for InBev S.A.’s Becks Beer, Verizon DSL, and Nike’s “Ole” campaign. 

In addition to videos and commercials, Jason has been a producer on seven feature films and nine television pilots.  Jason remains the youngest producer to ever have produced a feature film in competition at the Sundance Film Festival (“The Beat”, Sundance 2003).

Jason has been chosen to speak as an expert in production, distribution, and marketing at many conferences including MIDEM, Digital Hollywood, NXTstage, and CBC Music Day, and has been quoted in industry publications as an authority in the area. 

Jason is very active in support of industry and academic efforts in the media and technology space.  He currently sits on the digital steering committee for the Entertainment Merchants Association, the trade group for home entertainment, and has lectured at or worked with the University of Southern California, Loyola Marymount, and UC Berkeley on innovative projects

The foundation for his work is a license to practice law, a Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine University and a business degree with an emphasis in Cinema / Television from the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business honors program.

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