Paul Buccieri, A+E Networks Portfolio Group

Years in Cable: 16+

Education: CSUN

One Word that Best Describes Me: Father

Buccieri has risen fast since he joined A+E Networks in 2014 as president of A&E and History. Last fall, he was promoted to his current role overseeing both the entire network portfolio and the company’s in-house production studio. Previously, he ran the US arm of mega-indie ITV Studios and led its TV distribution and consumer products units worldwide. A+E Studios has been busy lately, announcing History scripted anthology series “The Commanders” about U.S. presidents and “One Million Steps,” a co-venture with Hulu about the war in Afghanistan.


What inspires you most about this industry? How it is always evolving and changing while driving ingenuity, creativity and experimentation.

How do you celebrate your birthday? Last year I completed the Louisville Ironman challenge

What product or service could you not live without? My iPhone

How long is your morning commute? One hour and 15 minutes.

Last show I watched not on my network: “Billions”

Best way to spend a Saturday night: Night out with the family—movie & dinner.

Favorite podcast: “The Daily”

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