Beth Main is senior vice president, Domestic Network Distribution, for Home Box Office, Inc., responsible for the sales and distribution strategy for HBO and Cinemax through general management of all MSO (cable) partnerships in the U.S. These partnerships represent 50%, or $2.4B, of HBO’s domestic subscription business. She was named to this position in September 2014.
Prior to joining HBO in 2002, Main held a senior marketing position at DIVA Systems, a Silicon Valley start-up that pioneered VOD technology for the cable industry, as well as various marketing roles on the cable operator side of the business with affiliates in California.
A San Francisco native, she is a published travel writer and a former professional ballet dancer, trained for a time at the prestigious Joffrey Ballet School.
Main holds a seat on the CTAM Board of Directors and is an Executive Member of WICT.
Main holds a BA in English Literature from the University of California at Santa Barbara.