Jennifer Koester leads the MVPD & Video Distributor vertical for Google's Global Partnerships. She joined Google after an eleven year stretch at Cablevision where she served as the Senior Vice President of Advanced Advertising Product and Data Analytics for the Media Sales team. In this role she was responsible for developing linear TV, VOD, digital and data products to generate growth opportunities for the company’s advertising sales force.
Jennifer started her career at Cablevision as an attorney, where she held the title of Vice President of Privacy, Product Management and Subpoena Compliance. Throughout her time in this role she worked as a trusted legal advisor on data governance and complex privacy matters including interactive advertising, mobile initiatives, ISP activity and behavioral advertising. Her vast cable industry knowledge and perspective of the television ecosystem, currently helps her increase engagement with Google video distributor partners and drive strategy for future growth opportunities.
Prior to joining Cablevision, Jennifer worked as an associate for the entertainment and advertising department at both Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP as well as Hall Dickler Kent Goldstein & Wood LLP. She also served as an associate in the intellectual property and information technology department at Brown Raysman Millstein Steiner & Felder, LLP.
Jennifer holds a BS in Management Information Systems from Binghamton University and a JD from St. John’s University School of Law. She lives in Merrick, NY with her husband and two children.