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Careers in Media

Columbia Business School students pursue careers within all segments of the media and entertainment industry including film and television, music, publishing, advertising and PR, sports management, and digital technology and social media.

Job opportunities in media represent a variety of functional areas including:

  • business creation / product development
  • strategic planning
  • business development / sales
  • corporate finance / M&A / treasury
  • general management / operations
  • accounting
  • digital technology / social media


April 15, 2014

Mark Thompson, President & CEO, The New York Times Company (by invitation only)


April 17, 2014

John Sykes, President, Clear Channel Entertainment Enterprises (by invitation only)


April 29, 2014

Mentoring breakfast with Alan Stein '05, Global Head of Advertising Technology, Media Services, Google (by invitation only)


May 7, 2014

New York City Media Seminar Series: Tamas David-Barrett (Oxford University)

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Featured Media

John Skipper, President, ESPN & Co-Chairman, Disney Media Networks, shares his insights into how to succeed in the media business.

NYC Media Seminars

Linking economists working on media topics in the greater New York area by providing a regular forum for discussion.

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Miklos on Media: Featured Blog

Movie Piracy & Innovation Studios have long claimed that piracy "kills" innovation, which will ultimately hurt consumers. A new paper may suggest otherwise.

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