Sean Cohan serves as president of Wheelhouse Entertainment, the media and marketing company founded in January 2018 by producer and entrepreneur Brent Montgomery, that includes in-house production label Spoke Studios. At Wheelhouse, Cohan is responsible for driving content and marketing opportunities across multiple businesses and platforms, including talent, brand and other strategic, corporate partnerships for the company. Among Wheelhouse’s recent, high-level ventures are deals with Jimmy Kimmel – including the launch of content company Kimmelot, which resides under the Wheelhouse banner – and award-winning content studio Portal A, known for creating branded and original entertainment for a new generation of viewers, and for its signature project, YouTube Rewind.
Cohan previously served as president of international and digital media at A+E Networks, where he oversaw the company’s brands, services, content and digital business outside the US, and all US domestic digital activities including sites, apps, digital-first content studio, distribution and licensing. Cohan began his career at A+E Networks 15 years ago, rising from director in international to president, international and digital media. Prior to A+E Networks, Cohan held positions at Primedia, Morgan Stanley, NBC and A.T. Kearney.