Scott Wheeler Senior Vice President, Network Development
With over twenty years in the U.S. cable television industry, Scott Wheeler serves as senior vice president of network development for International Media Distribution. He is responsible for new business development, company operations, and overseeing the complete suite of channels that offer specific in-language programming from a variety of international sources.
These include Asian, European and Middle Eastern channels distributed to operators in the U.S. In addition, Wheeler led the team that developed and launched two subscription video on demand services, Bollywood Hits on Demand and Filipino On Demand.
Prior to International Media Distribution, Wheeler served as executive vice president and chief operating officer for Jones Education Company (JEC), which operated Knowledge TV, JEC College Connection, JEC Knowledge Store, and JEC Knowledge On-Line. Wheeler had been with the Jones companies since 1984, first managing internal auditing, then serving as General Manager of Jones Intercable’s Walnut Valley, California cable television system and finally serving as Assistant to the President at Jones Intercable. test
Wheeler was also an auditor for Oppenheimer Asset Management Corporation and for Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Company.
Wheeler received his bachelor of science in accounting from the University of Wyoming and a masters in telecommunications from the University of Denver.