Harry Bernstein has been involved in traditional and new media for over twenty years. He served as Vice President of Programming at SelecTV, Vice President of Film Acquisitions at Showtime Networks, and was Senior Vice President of Programming at SkyPix, a digital satellite-delivered entertainment system. As a senior development executive at Paul Allen’s Starwave Corporation, Harry developed CD-Rom projects with Clint Eastwood, Sting, Peter Gabriel, Johnny Carson and Jim Henson Productions.
Harry was a founding member of Reel.com, where as Vice President Corporate Development he spearheaded the use of the web as a sales medium for movies, and initiated and oversaw a Video On Demand initiative with Sprint. As Vice President, Business Development at NapaStyle, a media company specializing in culinary and lifestyle programming, Harry developed business opportunities for the company in television, catalog, web and retail channels, including initiatives with Target, Home Shopping Network and Kraft Foods.
Mr. Bernstein hosted a music program on National Public Radio for several years, and serves on the Board of Directors of Other Minds, an arts organization in the San Francisco bay area. He lives in Berkeley, California with his wife Caren Meghreblian.