Christian Kurz is Senior Vice President of Research & Insights for Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN). Based in New York, Christian is responsible for providing VIMN’s businesses and operations with strategic consumer-based research. His guidance is used to inform international business decisions across all brands of the VIMN portfolio, such as MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central, on all platforms.
Christian has 15+ years of experience in research in the media industry. He first joined VIMN in January 2011 as Senior Director for Nickelodeon International Research & Insights. Prior roles include Insights Director of Emerging Markets with Discovery Networks, Director of Brand Strategy and Marketing Research at EMEA for Disney-ABC Networks Group, and roles at Warner Bros., Interpublic Group and ITV UK.