has an extensive expertise in management and marketing.
launched Discovery Kids Channel Latin America and an in-country feasibility analysis of American private investment in Russian television stations and newspapers.
He has supervised the marketing at NBC, was one of the founders of The Entertainment Channel, now A&E, and has been director of Radio Division Advertising and Promotion, NBC, WCBS-TV, WABC-TV, ABC Magazines.
Mr. Burkat received a BA in sociology from the University of Michigan, and a MA in communications in a joint program of the Annenberg School and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
studied at Jära folkhögskola in Malmbäck, Sweden, and holds a Certificate in Philanthropy and Fundraising Management from New York University
studied social media.
is listed in Who's Who in the East and Who's Who in Media & Communications, frequently appears on industry panels, and writes for media industry publications.