Chris Carey, BTI Studios

Chris Carey,
Chief Revenue Officer and Managing Director for the Americas,
BTI Studios

Chris Carey recently joined BTI Studios as Global Chief Revenue Officer (CRO) and Managing Director for The Americas. Chris oversees all revenue for BTI as well as U.S. operations at BTI’s facility and newly established dubbing studio in Burbank.
Chris joined BTI from Verizon, where he held the position of CRO and Head of Business Development and Strategy for their Digital Media Services business unit, helping monetize and grow the digital media platform.
Prior to Verizon Carey served as Executive Vice President of Worldwide Technical Operations at Paramount Pictures where he oversaw all technical and post production services, archiving and restoration programs and established the technology strategy and content protection policies for the famed studio.
Carey also held the combined role of CMO and CTO at Technicolor, bringing together the company’s marketing efforts with its technology offering during a very important time in the company’s history.
Prior to Technicolor Carey spent more than 16 years at Walt Disney Studios in charge of Worldwide Technical Services and major initiatives including the formation of the DVD production group.
Carey is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) and has been a member of Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE), Cinema Audio Society (CAS), and the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE). He has served on the Board of Directors for the DVD Copy Control Association (DVD CCA), DVD Forum, Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA), Digital Cinema Initiatives, LLC (DCI), and the Advanced Access Content System (AACS).