/// Roland Hamilton
Roland Hamilton, General Manager at Dailymotion
Roland Hamilton is currently SVP of Sales for Dailymotion.com, a leading online video destination. Hamilton leads a national sales team focused on video advertising solutions for Fortune 1000 brand advertisers. In 2009 and 2010, Hamilton’s team forged advertising partnerships with some of the world’s leading advertisers including Procter and Gamble, Wrigley’s, Disney, Electronic Arts, and HBO. Prior to Dailymotion, Hamilton ran national sales at Fox Digital Media’s Beliefnet. Over 5 years he built a national sales organization that drove double-digit revenue growth resulting in an acquisition by News Corporation in November 2007. Hamilton formed strategic partnerships with top movie studios that blended editorially-produced video content with studio-produced movie promotion. For the Oliver Stone movie, “9/11″, Hamilton worked with Beliefnet editors and Paramount Pictures to produce an original video that blended on-site Ground Zero interviews with movie footage. With over 15 years of experience in media sales, Hamilton has held senior sales roles at CBS, NBC, DoubleClick and Fox. He is an active member of the IAB and a co-chair of New York Advertising Club’s Digital Action Committee which raises funds for diversity hiring in media. He lives with his wife Melanie in the West Village of New York City.