Chuck Fishman

Media Entertainment and Publishing Director
Acquia, Inc.

As Media, Entertainment and Publishing Director, Chuck Fishman leads Acquia's engagements with the various segments of those industries including music, TV, film, books and magazines, broadcasting and digital media. Acquia enables companies across all industries to develop and manage amazing digital experiences.

At Cisco Systems for 5 years, Fishman managed media and entertainment partnerships for the technology giant including developing the company’s partnership with the Warner Music Group. In 2011, after leaving Cisco, Chuck successfully launched the official.fm music promotion platform for record labels. His work with official.fm partner Rostrum Records led to successful digital releases for superstar rappers Wiz Khalifa and Mac Miller.

In his spare time away from Acquia, Fishman also manages partnerships and digital marketing for the legendary George Clinton & P-Funk All Stars, and in the past other major artists such as Blush and Duran Duran. His direct work in both the music and technology industries ensure he has deep a knowledge base of the digital methods content creators can use to grow, engage, and monetize audiences.

Chuck has broad media and entertainment experience - from 1997 to 2007, he developed and produced new radio programming ventures for Clear Channel, Bloomberg, CNET Networks and the Wall Street Journal.

Chuck participates in media industry trade groups on behalf of Acquia including the American Association of Independent Music and DigitalMusic.org

You can read more about Acquia in the media and entertainment industry here: https://www.acquia.com/solutions/media-entertainment

Recent blog posts

Posted on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 09:15
Over the next month, I’ll be revisiting some of my earlier blog posts to see how media and entertainment trends have developed. One of 2013’s major themes in the media and entertainment industry is consolidation. Back in September, I highlighted $6. More...
Posted on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - 10:54
Are social channels with media and entertainment content disrupting audiences away from media owned branded web sites? This was one of the main topics of conversation at Acquia’s recent Media Entertainment and Publishing-Focused Digital Disruption More...
Posted on Monday, September 23, 2013 - 17:04
(Part 2 of the "Top 5 Media and Entertainment Trends for 2013" blog series) What the biggest challenge for content management systems these days? It’s video, video and more video. Tackling the challenge of video also poses the question of what is More...
Posted on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 09:15
I’ve been at Acquia now for five months now as Media Entertainment and Publishing Director. In this role, I enable and grow Acquia's engagements with the various segments of these industries including music, TV, filmed entertainment, book and More...
Posted on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 12:56
What do funk musician George Clinton and communications giant Clear Channel have in common? Well, for one thing, me. I’ve worked for both, and while the experiences were very different, the work gave me good insight into what it takes to be More...