Lauren Cole

Media strategy expert who serves new and growing entertainment companies

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Lauren Cole

Media Strategist


Lauren Cole is a media executive and consultant who helps new and growing entertainment companies create and launch successful business plans. Formerly a consultant at Bain and a senior executive at companies like Sony Pictures Entertainment and Warner Bros., Lauren has broad experience in digital and traditional media in a variety of business models, pay and broadcast television channels, film and television production and distribution, and other media.


  • Business strategy
  • Business plan development
  • Operational launch assistance
  • Business development
  • Financial forecasts and analysis
  • Market landscape and opportunity assessment
  • Due diligence


  • COO – PacketVideo
  • SVP, International Networks – Sony Pictures Entertainment
  • Manager, Strategic Planning – Warner Bros.
  • Associate Consultant – Bain & Company


  • MBA, Stanford Graduate School of Business
  • BA (Applied Mathematics), Harvard