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Ynon Kreiz

CEO of Mattel; Former CEO of Maker Studios & Fox Kids Europe

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 Ynon Kreiz Biography

Ynon Kreiz is an American-Israeli businessman and current CEO of Mattel. Mattel is the multinational toy manufacturing company that produces brands such as Fisher-Price, Barbie, Polly Pocket, Hot Wheels, Matchbox, American Girl, Thomas & Friends, and WWE. It is the world's second-largest toy maker in terms of revenue, after The Lego Group.

Prior to Mattel, Kreiz invested in and joined the board of multi-channel network Maker Studios as Chairman and in 2013 became CEO. Makers Studios produces short-form videos on YouTube and other platforms, with a roster of over 55,000 independent artists. In 2014, Kreiz negotiated the sale of Maker to Disney for $500 million, with an additional $450 million based on meeting performance incentives. During Kreiz's tenure, Maker's network and reach expanded beyond YouTube, including deals with Dish Network, Vimeo, as well as the creation mobile apps and branded video hubs for its individual content creators.

Before joining Maker, Ynon was Chairman and CEO of Endemol Group, the world's largest independent television production company, with major international programming franchises including Big Brother and Deal or No Deal. Under his management, Endemol produced more than 10,000 hours of programming per year for over 300 broadcasters worldwide and became one of the world’s largest independent distributors of English speaking programming. During his tenure, Endemol also established its position as the leading independent producer for both network and cable in the U.S. and diversified into scripted programming.

Prior to Endemol, Ynon was a General Partner at Balderton Capital (formerly Benchmark Capital Europe). Prior to that, Ynon co-founded Fox Kids Europe N.V. where he was Chairman and CEO. Under his leadership, Fox Kids Europe became one of the fastest-growing pay-TV channels in Europe and the Middle East, broadcasting in 56 countries in 17 languages. Fox Kids Europe was listed on the Euronext Stock Exchange in Amsterdam in 1999 and the majority shareholding was sold to the Walt Disney Company in 2001. Ynon is a graduate of the Tel Aviv University and holds a B.A. in Economics and Management as well an M.B.A. from UCLA's Anderson School of Management.

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Ynon Kreiz

CEO of Mattel; Former CEO of Maker Studios & Fox Kids Europe

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Ynon Kreiz Biography

Ynon Kreiz is an American-Israeli businessman and current CEO of Mattel. Mattel is the multinational toy manufacturing company that produces brands such as Fisher-Price, Barbie, Polly Pocket, Hot Wheels, Matchbox, American Girl, Thomas & Friends, and WWE. It is the world's second-largest toy maker in terms of revenue, after The Lego Group.

Prior to Mattel, Kreiz invested in and joined the board of multi-channel network Maker Studios as Chairman and in 2013 became CEO. Makers Studios produces short-form videos on YouTube and other platforms, with a roster of over 55,000 independent artists. In 2014, Kreiz negotiated the sale of Maker to Disney for $500 million, with an additional $450 million based on meeting performance incentives. During Kreiz's tenure, Maker's network and reach expanded beyond YouTube, including deals with Dish Network, Vimeo, as well as the creation mobile apps and branded video hubs for its individual content creators.

Before joining Maker, Ynon was Chairman and CEO of Endemol Group, the world's largest independent television production company, with major international programming franchises including Big Brother and Deal or No Deal. Under his management, Endemol produced more than 10,000 hours of programming per year for over 300 broadcasters worldwide and became one of the world’s largest independent distributors of English speaking programming. During his tenure, Endemol also established its position as the leading independent producer for both network and cable in the U.S. and diversified into scripted programming.

Prior to Endemol, Ynon was a General Partner at Balderton Capital (formerly Benchmark Capital Europe). Prior to that, Ynon co-founded Fox Kids Europe N.V. where he was Chairman and CEO. Under his leadership, Fox Kids Europe became one of the fastest-growing pay-TV channels in Europe and the Middle East, broadcasting in 56 countries in 17 languages. Fox Kids Europe was listed on the Euronext Stock Exchange in Amsterdam in 1999 and the majority shareholding was sold to the Walt Disney Company in 2001. Ynon is a graduate of the Tel Aviv University and holds a B.A. in Economics and Management as well an M.B.A. from UCLA's Anderson School of Management.

Ynon Kreiz Videos

  • Mattel CEO on film unit and toy industry
    Mattel CEO Ynon Kreiz sits down with CNBC's Julia Boorstin at the Vanity Fair Summit to discuss the company's new film unit, the toy industry, ...
  • Collision 2015 - Ynon Kreiz of Maker Studio in conversation with ...
    Collision is “America's fastest growing tech conference” created by the team behind Web Summit. In two years, Collision has grown to over ...
  • Ynon Kreiz ('93) - 2014 MEMES Conference on Vimeo

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  • How to book Ynon Kreiz?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Ynon Kreiz for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Ynon Kreiz, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Ynon Kreiz or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Ynon Kreiz?

    Booking fees for Ynon Kreiz, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Ynon Kreiz, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Ynon Kreiz?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Ynon Kreiz for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Ynon Kreiz for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Ynon Kreiz or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Ynon Kreiz or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Ynon Kreiz is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Ynon Kreiz for your event is available upon request. Ynon Kreiz generally travels from and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Max Levchin, Jeffrey L. Bewkes, Barbara Corcoran, Mike Hopkins and Brian Roberts. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Ynon Kreiz for an upcoming event.

Ynon Kreiz Speaker Videos

  • Mattel CEO on film unit and toy industry
    Mattel CEO Ynon Kreiz sits down with CNBC's Julia Boorstin at the Vanity Fair Summit to discuss the company's new film unit, the toy industry, ...
    Collision 2015 - Ynon Kreiz of Maker Studio in conversation with ...
    Collision is “America's fastest growing tech conference” created by the team behind Web Summit. In two years, Collision has grown to over ...
  • Ynon Kreiz ('93) - 2014 MEMES Conference on Vimeo
    TheGrill: Maker Studios Chief -- What Viacom Is to Cable We Are to ...
  • Keynote: Ynon Kreiz, Maker Studios - MIPCOM 2014

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