Frances Manfredi, President, NBCUniversal Television and New Media Distribution, U.S. & Canada

Years in Industry: 21

Education: BS, Economics, New York University; MBA, NYU Stern School of Business

Last show binged not on your networks: “The OA” on Netflix

Last linear content you watched live: “The Eleventh Hour with Brian Williams”

Who would you cast to play yourself in the story of your life? Kristen Wiig

How do you stay motivated in your job? Media landscape is so exciting right now that it’s easy.

Subject you wish you’d studied at school and/or subject you studied and wish you hadn’t? Wish I’d studied filmmaking.

What quality do you look for when promoting someone? Good leadership skills.

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