Balaji Gopinath

Balaji Gopinath

Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
Vice President, Emerging Technology, Audience & Multi-Platform Technologies Group

Background

Balaji Gopinath is currently the Vice President of Emerging Technology with the Audience & Multi-Platform Technologies (AMPT) group for Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. (TBS, Inc.).

Over the last twenty years, Balaji has worked with leading media and entertainment companies leading their digital initiatives, has held global roles as a GM, SVP of Product and Consumer Experience at both private and public companies; and has previously worked at CTP, Scient, NCR, Delivery Agent, and Nike and was instrumental in helping launch Hotwire.com and Sephora.com among others.

He is a startup junkie, has been a founding member of several companies, is an angel investor, and guided the creation of Turner’s Media Camp to help media oriented startups accelerate what entertainment will look like in 20 years.

Balaji earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Life Sciences from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and works/lives in both San Francisco, CA, and Atlanta, GA.