Director, Marketing/Digital Strategy
Producer, Digital Content
Jon Burk joined the Al Roker’s media team in 2012 as a way to add the digital and social broadcasting elements to the slate of unscripted TV programs and branded content produced by Al Roker Entertainment (http://www.alroker.com). Jon was also a guiding force in the development of Roker Media, the first data-driven, live streaming network, specializing in original programming broadcasting on a number of social broadcasting platforms including Facebook, Twitter/Periscope, Meerkat, YouNow, Twitch, Live.ly, and YouTube. As a forward thinking content producer and digital marketer, Jon advises on new technology and platforms that continue to put Al Roker Entertainment and Roker Media at the forefront of content creation and social broadcasting. Based in Los Angeles, Jon also manages Al Roker’s personal content and social media profile across numerous channels and works with a variety of brands, content creators, and non-profits in developing digital content strategies. Prior to his tenure with Roker Media, Jon spent 20+ years managing marketing teams at Capitol Records, EMI Music, and BMG-North America.
U.S. Video and Audio Products
Bill Burke is responsible for global product management of AP’s suite of online video products, including the subscription-based video and the Online Video Network (OVN). Subscription clips are produced for media and other digital companies around the world, while the OVN is an online video network of about 2,000 newspapers and television and radio stations in the U.S.
Burke joined AP in 1997 and until 2007 was Product Manager for ENPS, AP’s newsroom computer system, directing software development and managing enterprise installations such as Tribune and ESPN. Before joining AP, Burke was a news director, manager, and producer at several South Florida television stations, and at WIS-TV in South Carolina.
Technical Director and Producer of Live Content
Funny or Die
Dustin Butler is a technical director and producer of live content at Funny or Die. Dustin produced 52 episodes of Streamy Awards nominated Critical Role and lead the live operations at Geek & Sundry before joining Funny or Die’s live content team. He has lead streams that incorporate Twitter feeds, alternate reality games, and remote streaming units deployed across the country.
Head of Product, VR Platform/Ozo
Devon Copley is a technical product leader with deep experience in online media. As Head of Product for the Nokia OZO VR Platform, Devon is leading the expansion of the OZO ecosystem to include live VR broadcast, next-generation immersive delivery, and multiplatform playback. Previously, Devon ran the Media and Customer Success teams at Kaltura, the OTT video platform; he was also the CTO of Harvard-backed startup Noank Media, and co-founder of the online media consulting firm Interocity. He studied Computer Science and Theater at Yale, and was a Sloan Fellow at the Stanford GSB. A father of three, Devon is an avid musician and 360 videographer.