Senior Vice President of Business Affairs and Distribution
Lou Occhicone joined Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment in October 2017 as its Senior Vice President of Business Affairs and Distribution, where he is responsible for legal, operational and business aspects of the production and acquisition of content, as well as its domestic and international distribution. Mr. Occhicone brings to the company over 20 years of programming, distribution and operations experience. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Occhicone was a consultant for Buck Productions and Flame Distribution. He has held executive positions with CMJ Distribution, Inc., an international television production company, where he created production partnerships with television networks from around the world, and was senior vice president of operations for 13 years at CABLEready, a global television distribution and development company. Mr. Occhicone holds a master’s degree in Education from the University of Connecticut.