Daniel is Executive Vice President of OTTera, Inc. where he oversees direct Advertising Sales and works on Programming Acquisitions worldwide for the company’s OTT, vMVPD, and linear networks. With 30+ years of Advertising Sales and Programming experience, Dan has extensive C-level contacts in the CTV/OTT, Streaming Video, digital, Broadcast TV, social and mobile space while working with major national advertisers, agencies and content/IP owners.
Previously, Mr. Barnathan served as VP of Family and Children’s Programming and Sales at the Sinclair Broadcasting Group (2016-2019) and Senior Vice President of Advertising Sales at Saban Brands LLC (2012-2015). He was also the President of 4Kids Ad Sales Inc., a subsidiary of 4 Kids Entertainment Inc (2002-2011). At ABC/Disney-TV (1981-2000) he worked in various positions such as Senior Vice President of ABC-Television Group/Disney Kids Network, where he was key to launching the Disney Kids Network in 1997 that incorporated a multi-platform ad sales opportunity across Network, Syndication and Cable TV with the company’s children’s digital, radio, consumer products and magazine assets. Mr. Barnathan oversaw advertising sales of over $1.2 Billion annually while working at the Walt Disney Co.