Daniel O'Brien invests in and advises early stage media and technology companies.
He is a Partner in Skyline Partners, a strategic advisory firm serving the media and technology sectors; Board member/advisor at: JumpLinc, a small-cell wireless network company; Digisoft, a leading OTT platform provider based in Cork, IE; AdGorilla, an ad tech supplier to cable/broadcasting; MediaShift, a broadband ad tech company.
Mr. O’Brien has over 30 years of experience in the cable television industry. He is experienced in the broadband, satellite, and cable industries, content creation, and mobile video delivery. Previously, he was the Chairman of Digitalsmiths (sold to Tivo); Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Brief Original Broadcasts; President and Chief Executive Officer at High Speed Access (public company sold to Charter Communications for $300MM); and President and Chief Operating Officer at Primestar, Inc, (public company sold to DirecTV for $2.6B).