Marc Zand oversees Content Acquisitions and Business Affairs for ION Media. He has been instrumental in targeting and negotiating programming for ION Television and ION’s digital networks. In addition to syndicated series and movies, this includes identifying original scripted series and made-for-TV movies.
With more than 20 years of global multichannel television and digital media experience, Zand brings a successful track record of cross-functional expertise across both traditional and emerging media. Before joining ION, he served as Senior Vice President of Business Affairs at ABC Disney. Prior to that, Zand was a founding member and Managing Director of the Cisneros Television Group, where he led negotiations for the creation and acquisition of 12 television channels throughout Latin America. Additionally, he was Senior Vice President of Business Affairs & Development for Playboy TV International. Zand has held various Business Affairs positions at Worldvision Enterprises and at Myriad Pictures.
Zand holds a BS in Political Science from the University of Virginia and received his JD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Law.