Montgomery, Douglas

Montgomery, Douglas

Founder & CEO - Global Connects, Senior Analyst Aluma Insights at Aluma Insights

Douglas founded Global Connects in 2021 and serves as its CEO, additionally, he is Senior Analyst at Aluma Insights. He has been quoted in both Bloomberg and Nikkei, in which he shared his thoughts on international content potential in the United States. Montgomery is featured in the 2021 Global TV Demand Awards speaking with the Most-In-Demand TV Show winner, Attack on Titan. A 20-year veteran of the media and retail space, Douglas spent more than 16 years with Warner Bros., most recently as Vice President of Category Management.

Douglas is Chairman Emeritus of the 113-year-old Japan America Society of Southern California, a 501c3, building and maintaining relationships between the U.S. and Japan. He is also the founder and executive producer of “Global Stage Hollywood”, a 3-day film festival in Hollywood celebrating diverse artists from around the world.

Douglas holds an MBA in International Business from the University of Southern California. Prior to USC, Douglas completed a Bachelor of Commerce from the University Alberta in Edmonton, Canada. He resides in Torrance, California with his wife and son.

Sessions
Foreign Content's Ascent Around the World
Tuesday, April 26 1:45 PM - 2:15 PM