Speaker Michael Gelman

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Michael Gelman

Vice President of Acquisitions & Co-Productions

A+E Networks

Michael Gelman is Vice President of Acquisitions & Co-Productions at A+E Networks and leads content strategy for A+E’s Home.Made.Nation lifestyle content. Michael is focused on identifying and negotiating non-fiction content deals across the A+E Networks portfolio. He has also served as an executive producer on series including Killer Cases, Murder at the
Motel and Butchers of the Bayou.

Michael joined A+E Networks in 2014. Prior to joining A+E he worked in content strategy at Viacom. He received a BA from Tufts University and a MS from Boston University.

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