has spent much of his
career in corporate strategy, marketing and business development across various industries.
At bsp, Austin
manages a team that is responsible for developing brand extension and partnership strategies in addition to identifying, executing and managing them.
Prior to joining bsp, Austin worked for Warner Bros.' Corporate Business Development and Strategy group where he was tasked with creating the studio's anti-piracy strategy and developing new sales and distribution models for the studio's core exhibition business.
co-led Business Development for Vivendi Universal Mobile.
Austin began his career working for Sony Corporation's digital media investment group.
Austin received his Bachelor of Arts with distinction from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Biology and Environmental Science, and his Master of Business Administration from the UCLA Anderson School of Management with a concentration in Corporate Strategy and Marketing.
Austin currently serves as a Member of the Executive Committee for the Muscular Dystrophy Association's Los Angeles Chapter.